Annual Convention

← Return to The CPE Catalog
Thursday, June 20, 2019 @ 8:30am Sunday, June 23, 2019 9:00am
Add to Calendar


MSCPA's Annual Convention has been the avenue to promote fellowship among the members. The Officers and Board of Governors welcome members, their families and guests and invite you to enjoy a program planned with entertainment for the whole family. To our new members, we especially invite you to join us and be part of the convention.

Check out our Annual Convention page for information about our accommodations discount and to see a list of our exhibitors and sponsors. Click here to download our Convention brochure including the detailed agenda.

General Registration includes the welcome reception, three breakfasts, two speaker presentations (approved for 2 CPE Credits), Friday box lunch, Saturday beach party/volleyball tournament, reception, banquet and special entertainment. Registration packets can be picked up on the second level of the Baytowne Conference Center between 1:00pm and 6:00pm Thursday, June 20.

Register for Convention below by choosing your seminars and activities, or click here to download a printable registration form.


Category Amount
General 2.00


Thursday, June 20, 2019

8:30am - 12:00pm

The future of Accounting & Auditing is here, and it holds many imminent changes from the numerous accounting standards to the impact of technology in the audit of the future.  This course will provide an overview of upcoming FASB and GASB accounting standards changes including revenue recognition, leases, current expected credit loss, and many others in between.  We’ll close by taking a glimpse into the audit of the future and how those approaching developments will impact the profession.

Credits: Accounting&Auditing 4
1:00pm - 4:30pm

This seminar satisfies the State Board's requirement for three hours of general ethics and one hour of Mississippi Rules and Regulations.

Credits: Ethics 4

Friday, June 21, 2019

Select One and Only One
1:00pm - 4:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm
1:45pm - 5:45pm
2:00pm - 4:00pm



Would you like to bring a spouse, child or other guest?


Wilkins M. Crawford

Wilkins M. Crawford

WILKINS M. “WIL” CRAWFORD JR., CPA has over twelve years of experience providing audit and accounting services to telecommunications, governmental, not-for-profit, higher education and various other clients. Wil also serves as the accounting and auditing assistant director for BKD’s Jackson office. Wil is a member of the AICPA and MSCPA. He was awarded the Silas M. Simmons Bronze Medal for the 2007 CPA Exam. He also has served as president of the MSCPA Young CPA Network, chair of the MSCPA Governmental A&A Committee, millenial chair of the MSCPA Long Range Planning Committee, an MSCPA board member and was the 2015 winner of the MSCPA Rising Star Award. He is a member of the Association of Government Accountants and a reviewer for the United States and Canada’s Government Finance Officers Association’s Certificate of Achievement in Excellence in Financial Reporting Program. He previously served as treasurer on the board of directors of the Central Mississippi Chapter of the Mississippi State University Alumni Association and on the Madison United Methodist Church finance committee, and he currently serves on the board of directors for Habitat for Humanity Mississippi Capital Area. Wil is a summa cum laude graduate of Mississippi State University with a B.S. degree in accounting and an MPA.

Donna M. Ingram

DONNA M. INGRAM, CPA, CFE, CRFA is a Certified Fraud Examiner and a Certified Forensic Accountant and is President of Donna M. Ingram, CPA, PC in Vicksburg. She provides litigation support, forensic accounting, fraud investigations, training and business consulting to a diversity of clients. Previously, Donna spent two years at BDO Seidman in Kalamazoo, Michigan and twenty-three years at May & Company, LLP in Vicksburg. She was a member of the MSCPA peer review committee for over a decade and served on the AICPA’s peer review board from 2003 to 2005. Donna is involved in numerous civic and charitable organizations and is a presenter of accounting, auditing and fraud related courses around the country.