Ball State University's Department of Accounting honored 8 outstanding alumni at its third Accounting Alumni Awards, held April 30, 2012.  The annual dinner and awards presentation was held at the Ball State University Alumni Center.  View the program booklet (PDF) for profiles of the honorees.

Awards of Excellence

  • Charles M. Allen, CPA
    Chief Executive Officer
    Crowe Horwath LLP
    B.S. 1975
  • Randy Pond
    Executive Vice President, Operations, Processes & Systems
    Cisco Systems
    B.S. 1977

Emerging Leaders

  • Dexter Blackmon
    Operational Control Division Chief
    Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS)
    B.S. 2001, M.S. 2002
  • Randie Dial
    B.S. 1998
  • Ryan Jones
    Senior Manager
    PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC)
    B.A. 2004

3 Under 30 Awards

  • T.J. Bush
    Senior Accountant
    Whitinger & Company, LLC
    B.S. 2005, M.S. 2006
  • Renee Fortman
    Senior Auditor
    Ernst & Young, LLP
    B.S. 2006, M.S. 2007
  • Justin Patterson
    Senior Analyst
    Morgan Keegan & Company
    B.S. 2006

View the program booklet (PDF) for profiles of the honorees.