BPM’s Prinicpal/COO Scharrell Jackson is hosting the virtual event Leadership Culture | Putting People First Because People Matter on March 18, 2021. BPM CEO Jim Wallace will join Scharrell and other leaders to discuss selfless leadership that positively influences culture, performance and profit.
Other leaders in the roundtable discussion include:
- Trina Fleming, CEO, Women Helping Women (WHW)
- Dr. Karen Semien-McBride, CEO, The CEO Institute
- Jody Kaminsky, Chief Marketing Officer, UKG
- Chris Mullen, ED of The Workforce Institute, UKG
Register for the free, virtual event on Eventbrite.
About Scharrell Jackson
Scharrell Jackson joined BPM in early 2020 with over 35 years of operations, accounting and finance experience, which she utilizes to support and lead the Firm’s Corporate Service Team. Scharrell’s passion for motivating established and aspiring leaders does not end when she leaves the office. In addition to her many roles at BPM, Scharrell is a dynamic speaker outside of work and owns a women’s speaker series, Leadership in Heels, where she continues to support the professional growth of women. She is a sought-after speaker and passionate about mentoring leaders and underserviced youth to obtain upward mobility, personally and professionally. She supports BPM’s Inclusion Now! diversity initiative and is a member of the AICPA’s Women Inclusion Executive Committee (WIEC) and National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion (NCDI).
About Jim Wallace
With over 35 years of public accounting experience, Jim is BPM’s Chief Executive Officer and serves on the Firm’s Board of Directors and Management Committee.
As CEO of BPM, Jim focuses his attention on leading strategic initiatives that raise the Firm’s national prominence through its expansion into new markets, concentration on specialty services and business combinations in key markets. Through his leadership and commitment to “Because People Matter,” the Firm continues to be recognized as a Best Place to Work and serve clients.
He serves on the Board of Directors of the Bay Area Council, Allinial Global Americas Region Board of Directors, Golden Gate University Board of Trustees and the Ageno School of Business Advisory Board. In addition, Jim will join the AICPA Council in 2021.
BPM for IN!
Founded in 1986, BPM is one of the largest California-based public accounting and advisory firms, ranked as one of the 50 largest firms in the country. For five years in a row, the Firm has been listed as one of the Best CPA Firms for Women by the Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) and American Women’s Society of CPAs (AWSCPA). The Firm has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by the San Francisco Business Times, North Bay Business Journal, Silicon Valley Business Journal and Accounting Today.
Through its Inclusion Now! (IN!) program, BPM provides various platforms to ensure a culture that enhances the retention and recruitment of women and supports and encourages colleagues of all genders, ethnicities and those who identify as LGBTQIA+ to feel comfortable expressing their authentic self.