Alumni in the News

Ms. Jill Heather Aoki – B.S., Economics (Business), 2011

The AICPA has announced 2012 Elijah Watt Sells Award winners or, as the haters call them, the overachievers who got a cumulative average score above 95.50 their first attempt. More than 92,000 candidates sat for the CPA exam in 2012; these 39 candidates are the best-scoring of all, securing year-long bragging rights and a lifetime cool LinkedIn item. Jill Aoki (Utah), a Utah State University graduate with a triple BA in Accounting, Finance and Economics, and a Master of Accountancy, is employed with Ernst & Young LLP in Salt Lake City.