Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy

Accounting Circle Strategic Plan


The University of South Florida's ("USF") Accounting Circle supports the USF Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy, enhances student professional development and promotes student and faculty success through distinctive and impactful opportunities which engage the Tampa Bay business community in support of USF students and faculty.

The Accounting Circle envisions itself as an organization dedicated to assisting the USF Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy in becoming a nationally recognized accounting program by facilitating student and faculty success.

Strategic Priorities

Generate support for the USF Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy.

  • The Accounting Circle will annually raise funds to support student and faculty initiatives including scholarships, stipends and events.
  • The Accounting Circle will be a vital resource in assisting faculty with regards to research, curriculum and opportunities within the classroom.

Contribute to student professional development and success.

  • The Accounting Circle will annually provide value-added events focused on networking and enhancing accountancy students' individual professionalism skills such as distinctive leadership, effective communication and critical thinking.

Engage the Accounting Circle Board of Directors.

  • The Accounting Circle will provide events that enhance relationships among Board members and further the network of accounting leaders within the Tampa Bay area.