Annual Convention

 June 21-24, 20182018 MSCPA Annual Convention

Since 1920, MSCPA's Annual Convention has been the avenue to promote fellowship among MSCPA 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 a part of the convention.

Download our 2018 Convention brochure for a complete agenda and information about Convention CPE, speakers, and special entertainment.

Who Should Attend?

  • Accounting professionals and educators in all stages of their careers
  • MSCPA members seeking to capitalize on purposeful networking
  •  Beach lovers interested in education and memorable experiences

Accommodations Discount

Group code: 23O04H

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
's Baytowne Conference Center will be the meeting venue for the convention, located just steps from activities and attractions of the Village of Baytowne Wharf. MSCPA has reserved a block of rooms at the Resort and asks that you book your accommodations directly with Sandestin using our group code 23O04H. Your cut-off date for reservations is May 19, after which rooms will be sold on a space-available basis. See complete details on our Housing Request Form.

  • Call Sandestin Group Reservations at 1-800-320-81115
  • Book online

2018 Exhibitors

Exhibitors will have information tables set up in the foyer of the Baytowne Conference Center. Members are encouraged to visit each exhibitor table to have their exhibitor cards stamped to be eligible for the cash prize drawing at the Saturday night dinner.


Advantage Business Systems
A leading copier, printer and mailing systems dealership.

Mason Williams

A payment solution designed exclusively for CPAs.

Heidi Rogers

Provider of payroll, human resource, and employee benefit services.

Lauren Martinez

B3 Solutions Group
A consulting firm in Jackson, MS focused on making better businesses.

Tanny Crawford

Dr. Steve Watson 

Fastest smartest malpractice insurance.

Ashley Boudreaux

Renasant Bank
Investing in communities to better understand the people we serve.

Natalie Arnemann

Financial services and banking products, including a host of small business tools.

Joseph Moss 

Todd Mangum

HUB International
Provides a wide array of property, risk management, life, health, and employee benefits services.

Grant Brabham

Yale Murphy

Southeastern Financial
A John Hancock Financial Network full-service firm.

Randy Keng

Jason Hahn

Services and products including private banking, wealth management, and cash management.

Aaron Lacey 

John Pearson

Innovation Consultants, Inc.
Identifying and substantiating the significant tax incentives available for innovative companies.

Grant Rollins


Topp McWhorter Harvey
Business valuation, litigation support, and information technology services.

Annette Herrin

Deena Keasler


Brown & Brown Insurance
Independent insurance intermediary that provides a variety of insurance products.

Stormy Blair

Mississippi State University
Adkerson School of Accountancy

Shawn Mauldin

Angela Pannell

Clyde Herring

Providing banking, wealth management and insurance solutions.

Tom Chambers

Mark Lewis

Community Foundation for Mississippi
Invest in meaningful change in your community.

Jackie Bailey

Origin Bank
Banking centers & ATM locations throughout Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.

Warner Cannada

University of Southern Miss
School of Accountancy

Gwen Pate

Marvin Bouillion

J.T. Tisdale

 A Special Thanks to our 2018 Sponsors

Trustmark             Brown & Brown Insurance                 Pettis, Barfield & Hester

Regions     Community Foundation for MississippiCPACharge      Copeland Cook

Baker Donelson   Brunini     Butler Snow     Debbie Shelby Dees

Jones Walker         Barnes Law Firm       Kidney Cars       Watkins Eager