Professional Bio


  • MBA, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga.
  • Bachelor of Arts in History, University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y.
  • Certificate in Applied Science, Software Engineering, Harvard University Extension, Cambridge, Mass.
  • Ph.D. (ABD), Colorado Technical University, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Professional Credentials & Memberships

  • Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
  • Certified Management Accountant

Academic Experience

  • Regis University, Assistant Professor, Accounting, 2007-present
  • Previous teaching experience at Northeastern University and Harvard University Extension

Professional Experience

  • High-tech Controller
  • Software Designer
  • Software Engineer
  • International Financial Internal Auditor
  • Cost Accountant
  • Financial Systems Consultant

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

  • XBRL and Interactive Data
  • Accounting Regulatory Compliance
  • International Financial Reporting Standards
  • Jesuit Commons African Refugee Online Learning

Community Involvement & Service

  • Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), Board of Directors Member
  • IMA Committee of Sponsorship Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO), Committee Member for the 2012 Internal Control, Integrated Framework Project
  • IMA XBRL Advisory Committee
  • Columnist for Strategic Finance and