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Scholarship Spotlight: Carter Cunningham

September 01, 2023


Carter Cunningham
University of Oregon
2023 OSCPA Educational Foundation Recipient
John & Catherine Knox Accounting Scholarship

Who or what inspired you to get where you are today?
My Dad was a big inspiration for me to pursue accounting. As a CPA himself, he gave me a great example of how to carry yourself in the industry, and showed me what it looks like to be passionate about a career!

How will you define success as a CPA?
Success as a CPA for me will be whether or not I am fulfilled and challenged in my career. I want to solve problems using creative solutions, and encounter new obstacles along the way.

What are you most passionate about?
As cliche as it sounds, I am very passionate about helping people and forming connections with them. I think of myself as a socially outgoing person, which allows me to effectively communicate with and assist clients!

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