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PhD Candidate

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Positions

  • PhD Candidate, Accounting

    Tippie College of Business

Education

  • PhD Candidate in Accounting, Tippie College of Business, University of Iowa, 2021
  • BS in Accounting, John M. Hunstman School of Business, Utah State University, 2015
  • MAc in Accounting - Taxation, John M. Hunstman School of Business, Utah State University, 2015
  • BS in Finance, Utah State University, 2003

Areas of Interest

  • Economic effects of Accounting Standards and Government Regulations - The driving purpose behind my research is to understand how accounting standards and government regulations, such as taxation, feed back into economic decisions made by managers. I believe that such research has social value, as it helps standard setters and policy makers understand how certain standards or regulations shape economic development, whether intentionally or unintentionally.

Professional Memberships

  • American Accounting Association, 2016
  • Accounting Doctoral Student Association, 2016

Selected Awards & Honors

  • Mary L. Collins Doctoral Fellowship, The University of Iowa, 2018
  • Iowa Recruitment Fellowship, The University of Iowa, 2015 - 2020