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APA® Exam Overview and Important Information

Overview The Accredited Petroleum Accountant® (APA®) certification exam is responsible for accrediting accountants within the oil and gas industry.  While accounting professionals in any industry need to have an understanding of basic concepts, petroleum accountants operate under unique guidelines and principles.  In preparing for and earning the APA® credential, you will be exposed to information […]

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Meet Trey Thee

Title:  Manager – Finance and District Analytics Society:  Tulsa Position:  Director Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Owasso Oklahoma 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS? 9 years 3. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? Either San Diego or the PASO hosted event in Arizona. 4. What do you think the […]

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Meet Kim Peyton

Title:  Managing Partner Society:  Mississippi Position:  Director Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Madison, MS 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS? 10 years 3. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? Walking in Memphis. MS was the chair; the planning committee had such a good time planning this unique agenda. 4. […]

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Meet Carolyn Sczepanski

Title:  Manager Society:  Dallas Position:  Director Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Highland Village, TX 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS?  Joined during 1998. Many of my long-standing friendships are with COPAS members who I had the privilege of meeting along the way. 3. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? […]

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Meet Kevin Launchbaugh

Title:  Managing Partner Society:  Oklahoma City (PASO) Position:  Director Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Tulsa, OK 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS?  12 years 3. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? Spring 2014 Meeting in Glendale, AMy favorite COPAS event was the Salt Lake City meeting. It is a […]

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Meet Craig Buck

Title:  Controller Society:  Oklahoma City Position:  Secretary Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Oklahoma City, OK 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS?  12 years 3. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? Spring 2014 Meeting in Glendale, AZ 4. What do you think the biggest benefit has been to you? The […]

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Meet Melissa Gruenewald

Title:  Sr. Manager Operations Accounting Society:  Oklahoma City Position:  Vice-President Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Edmond, Oklahoma 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS?  20+ years 3. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? Not any one event in particular, but the monthly COPAS OKC meetings are always good to interact […]

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Meet Dalin T. Error

Title:  President Society:  Houston (PASH) Position:  Treasurer Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Richmond, Texas 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS?  I’ve been a member of COPAS for more than 21 years, but have been most actively involved with the organization during the last eleven. 3. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? Every […]

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Meet Tom Batsche

Title: Assistant Controller Operations Society: Houston (PASH) Position: Director Member Spotlight 1. Where do you live? Houston, Texas 2. How long have you been involved with COPAS? I have been a member of COPAS for 28 years, with three years out in Midland and 25 years in Houston. 3. What has been your favorite COPAS […]

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Meet Tammy Miller-Davison

Title: Manager, JV Audits Society: Colorado Board Position: President Member Spotlight Where do you live? Parker, Colorado How long have you been involved with COPAS? I’ve been a member for 20 years but didn’t get involved at the National level until about 12 years ago. What has been your favorite COPAS Event? They are all […]

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