President's Message

Welcome to Louisville Chapter IMA - Who are we?

June 2022 marked the end of the Louisville IMA Chapter fiscal year and we have very exciting plans 2022-2023.  I am honored to be your incoming President and I want to thank and acknowledge the leadership provided by past President Savannah Camp and last years’ board.  Please join me in welcoming to the Board Anil Kumar – Secretary, Jennifer Taylor – Director of Communications, and Jean Issacs – Director of Student Engagement.  Please also join me in welcoming back Ted Bordador – VP of Engagement, Deneshia Sanders – Treasurer, Katherine Clark – Director at Large for Community Service Events, and Savannah Camp – Past President

Our mission for 2022-2023 is to engage with our Louisville and surrounding area IMA community through a variety of events.  Our focus areas for the upcoming area include:

  • Best in class student engagement and outreach with local colleges and universities through on campus and networking events with local professionals and offer leadership and learning opportunities
  • Regular social, networking, and volunteer events for Louisville Chapter membership to facilitate relationship building within our IMA community and share the success stories of our Louisville Chapter
  • Provide professional CPE events focused on the most relevant and up to date practices in Accounting and Finance based on the interests and passions of our members.

Who We Are:

The Louisville IMA Chapter is made up of Professionals & Students who live or work in Louisville, KY, New Albany, IN, Clarksville, IN & Jeffersonville, IN area, who are members of the Global Professional Organization: Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).

What We Do:

The Louisville IMA Chapter is a local resource for IMA Members to attend professional Educational Events (CPE), gain leadership, obtain mentorship and a community of professionals and students who have an interest in Management Accounting within their industry

To better grow as a chapter, please feel free to email us at or message me on LinkedIn with any ideas or recommendations on how our Chapter can improve or better meet your needs

I look forward to serving and working with each and every one of you to make the Louisville IMA a success and to help you achieve your professional and personal goals!

Justin Lawrence

President of the Louisville IMA Chapter