These events are not hosted or affiliated with UHCL or this student chapter.  These are presented as an opportunity to enrich yourself.

To obtain credit for these, please submit a 250-word summary to president@bap-uhcl.org

Enjoy Good Cheer with Your Peers

Time: December 13, 2022
4:30PM - 6:30PM

Location: TXCPA Houston Training Facility
1233 W. Loop S., Suite 1425

Celebrate the holiday season, enjoy refreshments, and learn more about your fellow members, including new CPAs and other new members to the Houston Chapter. Committee representatives will be on hand to share information about 2023 volunteer opportunities!

Support Your Community

During the

Holiday Season

Bring a new, unwrapped toy to the Holiday Open House. Receive a prize drawing entry for each toy donated!

Compliments of the Young Professionals Committee.

Past Events

Data Analytics for Impact

Time: September 30, 2022
6:00PM - 7:30PM

Location: Virtual via Zoom

How to use data to inform decisions and performance improvement in the workplace. Who better to explain the uses than Donny Shimamoto, CPA, CITP, CGMA, the founder and managing director of IntrapriseTechKnowlogies. Donny is a recognized thought leader and educator in the Accounting Technology, IT Risk Management, and Performance Management fields. Donny is a favorite SAUX speaker each year. Don’t miss his virtual appearance! 

Be Audit You Can Be

Time: October 13, 2022
6:00PM - 8:00 PM

5 Houston Center | 1401 Mckinney St. Ste 1200
Houston, TX 77010-4035 

Are you considering a career in audit? What does the audit career path look like? Join us on October 13 as EY audit professionals share their stories! Special in-person event at EY Houston's office!

Must register by October 12 to receive detailed validated parking and arrival instructions. 

Everything is Bigger in Taxes

Time: October 28, 2022
6:00PM - 8:00PM

Location: Virtual via Zoom

You can tell a lot about someone by their tax return. Are they single, married, or have solar panels, for example? Come learn from tax professionals about the several different tax practice options and explore the possibilities with guest panelists Katherine Rodriguez, CPA, CFE; Kelley Lau, CPA; and Ugo Onwudiegwu, CPA, JD.

TXCPA - Finance Workshop 

Time: November 11, 2022
5:30PM - 7:00PM

Location: TBA

Kristie Ondracek, CPA, CGMA, CAE serves as Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer at TXCPA Houston, a membership association for Houston and surrounding area Certified Public Accountants.  Kristie has over 20 years of financial reporting experience including over four years at TXCPA Houston.  Prior to TXCPA Houston, Kristie served in various financial accounting roles for local energy companies.  She enjoys sharing her knowledge in various areas and helping others achieve their dreams and goals.  She is originally from Nebraska and has been a resident of Houston for the past 12 years. She is a dog mom to 2 spoiled dogs, a caregiver, and loves creating custom handmade cards to help create memories.