Students & Candidates

TXCPA Houston Student Auxiliary

TXCPA Houston Student Auxiliary

TXCPA Houston Student Auxiliary provides programming and activities for students in the Houston area who are interested in a career in accounting.

The Auxiliary programs cover a variety of topics and have included discussions on big data, soft skills, alternative career paths, cybersecurity careers in industry audit and tax. The programs are developed and moderated by fellow students from local universities. 

2020-2021 Student Auxiliary Officers

Ekaterina Lyubomirova

President

University of Houston

Liboria Chavez

Vice President of Campus Relations

University of Houston Downtown

Roman KhojaVice President of Campus RelationsHouston Baptist University

Pooja Sharma

Vice President of Development

Houston Baptist University

Vicky Tang

Vice President of Marketing

University of Houston

Anh Nguyen

Vice President of Operations

University of Houston

The Student Auxiliary Steering Committee works with the officers to educate, inform, and lead by creating an environment of support for students to transition into accounting professionals. 

The Steering Committee welcomes our 2020-2021 Co-chairs: 

Mirza Shayan Baig, CPA, EY 
Manu Sadiev, CPA, Briggs & Veselka Company 

Register for our upcoming Student Auxiliary 2020-2021 events!

All events are virtual through January 31, 2021.

October 30, 2020 | 6 - 8 p.m. - Deep in the Heart of Taxes: Tax in a Virtual World

What does life in tax look like? What type of service lines in tax should you choose for your future? Explore the possibilities on Oct. 30 at 6 p.m. with tax professionals: Jason Jacobs, Partner (Deloitte Tax LLP), Laura Mardis, Manager (LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors), and Katherine Rodriguez, CPA, CFE, Partner (J & K CPA, LLC). Don’t miss this opportunity to get answers to your questions about tax career options! Register here 


November 13, 2020 | 6 - 8 p.m.- Life in Accounting: Public Accounting in the Virtual World


If you would like to participate as a panelist or would like more information about the programs, contact Membership Manager Carol Spencer, cspencer@houstoncpa.org or 832-831-9232.

2020 Student Membership

Benefits of Membership

Accounting Scholarships

  • Members may apply for TXCPA Houston accounting scholarships! Download the 2020 Scholarship Application. Applicant must be an accounting major entering their senior year at an accredited four-year college or university, a graduate student pursuing a masters degree in an accredited program, or those seeking the additional 30 hours of education to become eligible for a CPA license in Texas.

Other Benefits

  • Membership in the third largest chapter in the US at a greatly reduced dues rate.
  • Eligible to serve on committees with prospective future employers.
  • TXCPA Houston is not just for your school, but for every college and university in the Houston area.
  • Access to employment opportunities and RESUME POSTING at the TXCPA Houston Career Center.
  • A great addition to your resume.
  • Student members majoring in accounting may be eligible to win one of four $250 tuition/book reimbursements.
  • Our members save money on many CPA Exam review courses, including a $300 savings from Becker CPA Review.
  • Receive TXCPA Houston’s Forum and TXCPA’s publications, Today's CPA and Viewpoint, keeping you up-to-date on TXCPA and the future of the profession.