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IMA Names Jackie Oppenheim as Vice President, Education, and Career Services


Montvale, N.J., April 12, 2022IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) announced today the appointment of Jackie Oppenheim, CAE, CPTD, as its Vice President of Education and Career Services.

In this role, Oppenheim will lead IMA’s Education & Career Services department to develop top-quality education and continuing education products for management accountants worldwide, including IMA’s Accounting & Finance Conference. Oppenheim will also be a part of content integration efforts across IMA to meet evolving member needs along their career paths.

With over 20 years of experience in leading product development with professional associations, Oppenheim has provided immense value to member engagement globally. Prior to joining IMA, Oppenheim spent several years working for the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors as Product Lead, Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. She also led the strategy and planning of successful product portfolios to increase customer engagement around the world.

“Continued education is critical to remain competitive in a rapidly evolving profession. IMA is committed to offering products that help its members sharpen their skills and create experts in the profession,” said Jeff Thomson, CMA, CSCA, CAE, IMA president and CEO. “I’m confident Jackie’s expertise in product learning, training, and development will not only deliver on that commitment, but strengthen it.”

A strategic planner and tactical catalyst, Oppenheim also previously served as Director of Training and Development at The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), delivering professional development to the association and driving the strategy for international expansion in China, India, and EMEA. Oppenheim is both a CAE (Certified Association Executive) and a CPTD (Certified Professional in Talent Development).

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About IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)

IMA® is one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession. Globally, IMA supports the profession through research, the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) and CSCA® (Certified in Strategy and Competitive Analysis) programs, continuing education, networking, and advocacy of the highest ethical business practices. Twice named Professional Body of the Year by The Accountant/International Accounting Bulletin, IMA has a global network of about 140,000 members in 150 countries and 350 professional and student chapters. Headquartered in Montvale, N.J., USA, IMA provides localized services through its four global regions: The Americas, Asia/Pacific, Europe and Middle East/India. For more information about IMA, please visit