Fall banquet set for WCU accountancy program

The annual fall banquet for Western Carolina University’s accountancy program will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, at the Waynesville Inn.

Michell Hicks

Michell Hicks

The featured speaker will be Michell Hicks, principal chief of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians who also is a WCU alumnus and certified public accountant.

The banquet is free for WCU master of accountancy students and members of the WCU chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, and $35 per person for all others.

Corporate sponsors are Dixon Hughes Goodman, Drake Enterprises, Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, Johnson Price Sprinkle and Macon Bank. The Waynesville Inn is located at 176 Country Club Drive in Waynesville.

For reservations, contact Dona Potts at 828-227-3383 or dpotts@wcu.edu by Friday, Sept. 13.