About Council

What We Do

The Michigan Regional Council of IMA is one of 24 councils nationwide, consisting of 8 chapters (7 in Michigan and 1 in Northern Indiana).

Our council provides leadership for and facilitates partnerships with our chapters by:

  • Providing and supporting Statewide Continuing Education programs
  • Offering a full-day of seminars at an Annual Fall Conference at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan
  • Promoting local, regional and national continuing educational programs
  • Conducting Chapter Leadership Training Programs for their volunteer boards of directors
  • Holding quarterly Council meetings with delegates from each chapter
  • Providing assistance and guidance to Chapters
  • Representing regional chapters in the National IMA organization
  • Providing hosting, guidance and support for chapter websites
  • Encouraging the promotion of professional certification via IMA's Certification in Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Supporting the creation of IMA Student Chapters
  • Publicizing our programs through our website and newsletter