NERC Quarterly Educational Session

When:  Jan 25, 2020 from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  NorthEast Regional Council

NorthEast Regional Council Quarterly Educational Session


Saturday, January 25, 2020


“Six Sigma – Process Improvement”

 (1.5 CPE) with Manish Israni, CMA and

“Organization's Pulse: What Your Meetings Say About Your Organization”

(1.5 CPE) with Oleg Tumarkin, CMA


8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Registration, Coffee and Refreshments

9:00 AM – Noon

Educational Sessions (3 CPE’s)

Noon – 1:00 PM


1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Quarterly Meeting -ALL invited to attend


Cost: $40.00 regular rate

Free for full time students with college ID - Must register in advance


Register on our website payments accepted online


 Please make checks payable to IMA NERC

If you cancel after Jan 16th, you will be responsible to pay the fee.

Cost includes 3 CPE, morning refreshments and lunch.


Location: Clark University – Higgins University Center (#24 on campus map)

950 Main St., Worcester, MA 01610


Getting to Clark University, 950 Main St., Worcester, MA:

The Higgins University Center, also referred to as University Center, is the main building in the center of campus and right off Main Street at intersection with Maywood Street - very accessible and easy to find.  

Parking: Parking available on street or in the Lot behind new ASEC (Alumni and Student Engagement Center) – this is a large RED colored building on Main Street across from the Higgins University Center where our event will be held. Parking Passes will be provided.


Nearby accommodations: Courtyard Marriott, 72 Grove Street, Worcester, MA 508-363-0300   OR Hampton Inn & Suites, 65 Prescott Street, Worcester, MA 508-886-9005





CPEs will be uploaded to your IMA transcript within one week of the event. If you require a certificate of

completion for another accreditation, please let us know, so we can prepare it for you in advance.




Manish Israni has over 15 years of experience in Finance and Accounting primarily in Healthcare and Hi-Tech industry. He currently works with Riverside Community Care as Manager of Business Process Improvement (Finance and Administration) managing organization wide process improvement initiatives. In addition to Process Improvement responsibilities, he has also been Business Finance Partner to senior leadership managing division level Financial Planning & Analysis. Prior to Riverside, he spent seven years working with Agilent Technologies Inc. in their Corporate Controllership function primarily in Accounting area.  Manish is a CMA and has an MBA in Finance from Clark University. He got his Six Sigma White Belt Certificate while working with Agilent Technologies. During his tenure at Agilent, he successfully led Six Sigma White Belt projects and has been part of Green Belt and Black Belt projects in Finance and Accounting function. Outside work, Manish loves travelling, photography and enjoys mentoring people.




Dr. Oleg Tumarkin built his career helping encourage business resilience, profitability, and growth through performance improvement and human development. He started his management career at a midwestern manufacturer, becoming a department head and a member of the company’s steering committee before finishing college by delivering significant business impact through various improvement initiatives.  He continued to collect insights by working with dozens of organizations around the world, helping some scale rapidly, others return to profitability, transform their innovation pipelines, streamlining processes, developing performance improvement and innovation specialists. Along the way, he acquired an alphabet soup of credentials (JD, MBA, CMA, CSSBB, PMP, ILM-7) and helped multiple companies achieve award-winning performance.  After many years of travel, his family settled in Newton, MA where he leads a cub-scout den and serves in the community.


Photography: By registering for this event, you agree and acknowledge that IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) along with its partners, subcontractors, or affiliates plan to take photographs at the IMA Council Event for reproduction in educational, news, or promotional material, whether in print, electronic, or other media including IMA and IMA's affiliate partner websites. By participating in the IMA Council Event, you grant IMA and any of its designated subcontractors, partners, or affiliates the right to your name and image (both photographs) for such purposes.


Don’t Miss Out!    Save those Dates!!!

April/May 2020 @ Southern New Hampshire University, Hooksett, NH


September 13-15, 2020 @ The Spa at Norwich Inn, Norwich, CT

“13th Annual IMA NERC Fall Conference”


A Council Meeting will be held in conjunction with each of these events. 

All are invited and encouraged to attend!


Clark University
Higgins University Center
950 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610