School of Accountancy
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 1980; MBA, U.C.L.A., 1965; B.S., Buisness, U.C.L.A., 1964.
Arizona State University: 1985-present. Previous Appointments: University of Texas at Austin.
Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards
Governor's Award for Excellence, 1995; Excellence in Teaching Award, presented by Arizona CPA Foundation of Education and Research, 1993; Accounting Circle Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award, 1993.
Trustee, Arizona CPA Foundation for Education and Research, 1996-2002; Member of the Advisory Board, Phoenix Tax Workshop, 1998-2004.
Corporate and Public Sector Leadership
CPE Consultant, McGladrey & Pullen, 1980-present; Mortgage Loan Supervisor, Exchange National Bank, 1976-1977; Assistant Vice-President, Otero Savings and Loan, 1974-1976.
"An Evaluation of Communication Barriers between Tax Practitioners and their Clients," with Steve Golen and Sanjay Gupta, Journal of Education for Business, January/February 1996, pp. 157-161.
"Identifying Communication Barriers between Tax Practitioners and IRS Agents," with Steve Golen and Sanjay Gupta, Journal of Business and Technical Communication, July 1995, pp. 321-340.
"Resolving the Tax Issues When a Partnership Interest is Transferred to a Corporation," with James Boyd, Journal of Partnership Taxation, Winter 1994, pp. 322-338.