University of Toledo

Employer: University of Toledo and Wayne State University

Work Experience: Visiting Professor in Accounting – University of Toledo (current) ; Adjunct Professor in Political Science – Wayne State University (15 years); Manager in various positions – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (27 years)

Education: Master of Public Administration (MPA) – Wayne State University; Bachelor of Science (Accounting) – University of Michigan; Bachelor of Science (Chemical Oceanography) – Florida Tech, formerly Florida Institute of Technology

Professional Certifications/ Designations: Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – State of Michigan

Board Memberships, Organizations, Clubs or Association Affiliations: STEP – Board Member; Michigan Institute of CPAs (MICPA)- Committee Vice-Chair – Financial Literacy Task Force and Committee Member – Insurance Committee; Healthcare Financial Management Association – Member.

Published Articles: Reviewer MICPA Financial Affairs at the End of Life, Third Edition (2014) (in conjunction with Hospice of Michigan) 

Personal Passions: Performance dog training with rescue Black Russian Terriers; Rowing.