Weston Smith to Visit UMSL


On November 6 and 7, Mr. Weston Smith will visit our campus to speak to accounting students, faculty and alumni.  Mr. Smith is the former CFO of HealthSouth Corporation, the perpetrator of a major accounting fraud.  He will speak on “Crossing the Line- An Insider’s Perspective of the Healthsouth Fraud.”  Accounting students are invited to two events during Weston Smith’s visit to UMSL:

  • On Tuesday, November 6, at 4:00 pm in 410 SSB, he will address a joint meeting of the Accounting Club and Beta Alpha Psi.  All UMSL students are welcome to attend.
  •  On Wednesday, November 7, at 7:30 am in the Century Rooms of the Millennium Student Center, he will address students, faculty, alumni and other accounting professionals.  To attend this event, please register at http://westonsmithatumsl.eventbrite.com. Continental breakfast will be served.
We are grateful to KPMG, RubinBrown and Boeing for sponsoring this event.  You can read more about Mr. Smith’s visit at http://blogs.umsl.edu/news/2012/10/30/healthsouth/