University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Advisory Board

The Accounting Department Advisory Board provides unique industry insights that improve our programs and curriculum. We are grateful for their service, and for their support of our students.

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Advisory Board: Members

Charles Baldwin, Consultant | Greenfield Leadership Consulting

Steven G. Booth, Partner | HoganTaylor

Jamie Burress, Managing Director - Forensic, Litigation, & Valuation | Whitley Penn

Curt T. Calaway, Senior Vice President, Treasurer | Tyson Foods, Inc

Dave Chojnowski, Chief Accounting Executive | Walmart Inc

Kevin Cole, Managing Office Partner | Ernst & Young, LLP

Matt Coscia, Retired Partner | Baker Tilly

Tracy Cude, Retired CFO | Alliance Support Co. | Crystal Bridges

John Eichler, Controller | Windstream Corporation

Nik Fisken, Executive Vice President- Director of Research | Stephens

Courtney Fretheim, Director FP&A | ArcBest

Joe Gallo, Partner | PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

Jeff Gramlich, VP Business Development | Validis

Alison M. Herring, Author & Public Acct Professional

Sonja Yates Hubbard, Principal | Yates Group

Michelle Hurst, Partner | FORVIS

Chris Johnson, Principal Financial Officer | Dillard’s Inc.

Tracy Manly, Professor | University of Tulsa

Albert McDougal, Vice President | Internal Audit | J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc

Ellie Morris, Partner | Ernst & Young LLP

Paul Parette, Partner | Deloitte & Touche, LLP

Greg Primm, CFO/COO | BCS LLC

Catherine Reid, Partner | Hogan Taylor LLP

Scott Rogerson, CFO | Lindsey Management Co., Inc.

Mark Russell, Retired Partner | KPMG, LLP

Susan St. Amant, Partner | KPMG LLP

Gwen Mazzola, Partner | HoganTaylor

Brandy Tuft, Managing Director | FORVIS LLP

Teresa Westbrook, Retired Partner | Deloitte & Touche, LLP

Felissa Williams, Manager - Investment & Operations | Chevron

Tracy Young III, Partner | FORVIS

You Asked, They Answered: Accounting Industry Insights

Members of our Accounting Department Advisory Board relate their experiences as college students, and take time to offer their industry and career insights.