Recognition Awards

TXCPA Houston wants your suggestions for our 2019-2020 Recognition Award recipients. 2020 marks our 34th annual recognition of Houston Chapter members, who have excelled in committee leadership, committee projects, chapter participation and recognition, and service to the profession or the public. To nominate a colleague for a TXCPA Houston award, complete any of the nomination forms for your recommendations, or simply email the name of the nominee, the suggested recognition category, your name, and why you believe this nominee holds the attributes of the award. Send your nominations to chapter@houstoncpa.org by Friday, February 7, 2020. Please view the Past Awards Recipient List prior to submitting your nomination for a TXCPA Houston award.

Outstanding Committee Chair
Awarded to a committee chair who has gone above and beyond and was critical in the success of their committee’s goals.

Outstanding Committee Member
Awarded to an individual(s) who have gone above and beyond and were critical in the success of their committee’s goals. 

Outstanding CPA of the Year
Awarded to an individual who has provided a tremendous amount of time to TXCPA Houston over the course of the current year.

Young CPA of the Year
Awarded to a group whose event has exceeded expectations.

CPE Event of the Year
Awarded to an individual who has been an active participant in the organization and is under the age of 35.

Distinguished Service to the Profession
Awarded to an individual who has served the profession in an outstanding manner at the local, state and national levels.

Distinguished Public Service
Awarded to an individual who has done something significant for the community by virtue of the professional or volunteer efforts or has held public office.

Significant Contribution by a Member in Public Accounting
Awarded to an individual working in public accounting who has given back significantly to the organization and the profession.

Significant Contribution by a Member in Industry
Awarded to an individual working in industry who has given back significantly to the organization and the profession.

Significant Contribution by a Member in Education
Awarded to an individual working in education who has given back significantly to the organization and the profession.

Stan and Margaret Voelkel Award
Awarded to an individual who has made significant contributions to accounting education. Stan and Margaret Voelkel were tremendous supporters of our education initiatives and the award goes to an individual who has given back either in the classroom teaching students about accounting or by going to schools in the local community to educate K-12 students on careers in accounting.

Rookie of the Year
Awarded to an individual who is newly active with TXCPA Houston, but has gone above and beyond in serving during the course of this year.

Outstanding Student Member
Awarded to an individual who has been actively involved with the organization during their time as a student member and has contributed significantly to the Student Auxiliary.

Special Recognition
Awarded to an individual who has done something significant over the course of the last year, but is not eligible for any of the awards above.

 

Send your nominations to chapter@houstoncpa.org by Friday, February 7, 2020. Contact membership manager Carol Spencer at cspencer@houstoncpa.org if you have any questions.

DOWNLOAD NOMINATION FORMS HERE

Past Awards Recipient List