Leader in Worldwide Accounting Organization to Speak March 22 at RSU

Marc PalkerA leading figure in a worldwide accounting association will discuss ethics and professionalism during his March 22 talk on the Rogers State University Claremore campus.

Marc P. Palker, Chair-Elect of the Global Board of Directors for the Institute of Management Accountants, will present on professionalism and ethics at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 22, in Herrington Hall 146. The presentation will be available to students, faculty and staff on Bartlesville and Pryor campuses via live video. Community business leaders and professionals may also attend the talk, which is free and open to the public.

The presentation is part of a series of appearances Palker is making in the Tulsa area, including presentations at the University of Tulsa and the Tulsa Chapter of IMA. The organization is a worldwide association of accountants and financial professionals serving more than 80,000 members.

Palker has been an active IMA member for 40 years. In addition to serving as IMA’s Chair-Elect of the Global Board of Directors, he also serves as chair of both the Planning and Development Committee and the Nominating Committee. He previously served as a member of IMA’s Global Board of Directors, on IMA’s Small Business Financial and Regulatory Affairs Committee, and as president of the IMA Long Island Chapter Board of Directors.

Palker has more than 30 years of experience in senior financial management positions with both public and private companies. He is a principal at MPP Associates, Inc., where he serves public, private and not-for-profit corporations as a part-time or interim chief financial officer. Currently he is serving numerous companies on Long Island, N.Y.

For more information, contact Dr. Todd Jackson at 918-343-7986 or by email at tjackson@rsu.edu.