Ashland University Student Receives Regional Scholarship

Ashland University Student Receives Regional Scholarship

4/17/18 ASHLAND, Ohio – Bay Village resident Hannah Wittkopf, a junior at Ashland University, is one of the recipients of the 2018 Ohio Regional Council Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) scholarship. She is one of three scholarship recipients.

Wittkopf is majoring in accounting and is the president of the Institute of Management Accountants chapter for Ashland University. She is the daughter of Paul and Carol Wittkopf of Bay Village and is a 2014 graduate of Bay Village High School.

“We are incredibly proud of Hannah’s dedication to the profession,” said Victoria Kaskey, chair of the accounting and management information systems department and associate professor of accounting at AU. “The recognition received by IMA solidifies what we already knew of Hannah. She is most deserving of the scholarship and we are excited to see where her bright future takes her.”

The Ohio Regional Council IMA scholarship is available for all full-time students with an accounting major enrolled in Ohio colleges or universities. The Ohio Regional Council is one of 22 regional councils within the Institute of Management Accountants. The council represents approximately 3,000 members from nine chapters throughout the state of Ohio.

Ashland University, ranked in the top tier of colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2018, is a mid-sized, comprehensive private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Religiously affiliated with the Brethren Church, Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) deeply values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###