May 22, 2012—Jessica Andersen of Glendale Heights was awarded the 2012 Outstanding Major in Accounting Award during Honors Day May 15 at North Central College.
Andersen is a senior majoring in accounting with a minor in finance at North Central College. She is a graduate of Glenbard West High School.
She is vice president of the Student Accounting Society and has served the community through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. Along with other North Central accounting majors, she has been trained to provide free federal and state income tax assistance for the elderly, non-English speaking individuals, and low-income families. Andersen’s name regularly appears on the College’s Dean’s List, which recognizes students with high academic achievement.