Student Accounting Society

Officers of Student Accounting SocietyAbout

The Student Accounting Society (SAS) is a UIS registered student organization (RSO) that bridges accounting students with the accounting world. SAS offers not only guidance and support, but friendships and networks as well. We provide course insight, help with preparing for the CPA exam, and resources to find internships and career opportunities. It also serves as a vehicle for providing feedback to faculty and the Accountancy program.


Students interested in joining SAS should send an email to president Jessica Simmons at and the graduate assistant at

Dr. Mark Buxton, Associate Professor, serves as the UIS faculty adviser to the Student Accounting Society. For information about this society, you may contact Dr. Buxton at 217-206-7914 or

Current Officers

President: Jessica Simmons

Vice-President: Emily Scudella

Secretary: Sarah Hammond

Treasurer: Mason Zhang

Special Event Coordinator: Olivia Rohr

Assistant Special Event Coordinator: Maddison Allen

Webmaster: Kelly Johnigk

More Information

For the most up-to-date information about what’s happening check out the Accountancy Facebook page!

Accounting Career Fair
Accounting Career Fair