ABOUT NABA GREATER JACKSON
A group of individuals in the Metro Jackson Area wanted to establish an organization to address the concerns of minorities entering the accounting profession and to provide a networking opportunity for those already working to make a difference. Through this gal, they made a commitment to professional and academic excellence in the Greater Jackson, MS area.
NABA Greater Jackson became an officially chartered chapter on June 6, 2017 at the National Convention in New Orleans, LA. NABA Greater Jackson strives to be a catalyst for positive change for minority accounting professionals in the State of Mississippi. Learn more about our mission, our vision, and how we go about making the changes we want to see.
The mission of NABA, Inc. is to address the professional needs of its members and to build leaders that shape the future of the accounting and finance profession with an unfaltering commitment to inspire the same in their successors. The Association shall unite through membership accountants, finance and business related professionals and students who have similar interests and ideals, are committed to professional and academic excellence, possess a sense of professional and civic responsibility, and are concerned with enhancing opportunities for minorities in the accounting, finance and business related professions. The goals of the Association include, but are not limited to, the following:
To promote and develop the professional skills of our members.
To encourage and assist minority students entering the accounting profession.
To provide opportunities for members to fulfill their civic responsibilities.
To promote public confidence in our members and the services they provide.
To encourage cordial relations among members and cooperative relationships with other professionals.
To represent the interests of current and prospective minority accounting professionals.
To ensure long-term financial stability and provide adequate resources to implement chapter, regional, and national programs.