About SCMS


The purpose of the Society is to offer IMA Leaders a welcoming community where they can continue their service to IMA and expand their professional and leadership skills.

SCMS provides educational programs for students and professionals, student scholarships, networking opportunities and a diverse and inclusive forum to continue their camaraderie.


Benefits of the Stuart Cameron McLeod Society (SCMS) Membership include:

  • Continued recognition of your IMA Leadership role
  • Networking with IMA/SCMS peers
  • Continued education
  • Fellowship
  • Promote the future of your profession
  • Mentor with colleagues, peers and students
  • Serve on a variety of SCMS committees


All IMA members in good standing and who have documented volunteer service within IMA for no less than one year are eligible to join SCMS.  Members should have an interest in advancing the profession of accounting, finance, or information management, and must agree to:

  • Pay SCMS dues
  • Abide by the IMA Statement of Ethical Professional Practice
  • Accept personal responsibility for continuing their professional education

If you are eligible and desire to join the SCMS, please contact Member Services at ima@imanet.org or (800) 638-4427.


Those wishing to join SCMS are strongly encouraged to be inducted at an SCMS event, Annual Conference or Regional Council meeting, but membership will be effective upon approval of the application to IMA.


Please click here to download the SCMS Membership Application.