Accounting Advisory Board


The UTA Accounting Advisory Board is a group of business leaders and accounting professionals who provide advice to the Accounting Department to better prepare our students for career challenges. The Board meets to discuss business and employment trends, assess program objectives, and advise the department on proposals to continuously improve the accounting curriculum to best serve the needs of our students.

Our advisory board includes the following individuals:

Debra Bennett

Transaction Tax Partner

Ernst & Young

Debra Bennett: Transaction Tax Partner | Ernst & Young

Kim Carpenter

Audit Partner

KPMG

Kim Carpenter: Audit Partner | KPMG

Mike Clock

President

Newk’s Eatery

Mike Clock: President, | Newk’s Eatery

Joan Cox

CFO

Head Start of Greater Dallas

Joan Cox: CFO | Head Start of Greater Dallas

Uma Datla

Chief Accounting Officer

RSP Permian

Uma Datla : Chief Accounting Officer | RSP Permian

Stacey Dwyer

CFO

UDF IV

Stacey Dwyer: CFO | UDF IV

Paul Howell

Partner

Retired

Grant Thornton

Paul Howell: Partner | Retired | Grant Thornton

George Krull

Partner

Retired

Grant Thornton

George Krull: Partner | Retired | Grant Thornton

Joseph Loretto

Partner and International Business Director

Grant Thornton

Joseph Loretto : Partner and International Business Director | Grant Thornton

Stephanie McConnell

Managing Director

Audit

Ernst & Young, LLP

Stephanie McConnell : Managing Director | Audit | Ernst & Young, LLP

Kathy Schrock

Managing Partner

CFO Suite

Kathy Schrock: Managing Partner | CFO Suite

Jeff Slate

Partner-Audit

Ernst & Young

Jeff Slate: Partner-Audit | Ernst & Young

Mary Taniguchi

V.P. - Tax Administration

Retired

Cash America

Mary Taniguchi: V.P. - Tax Administration | Retired | Cash America

Sam Timothy

Managing Partner

Timothy, DeVolt & Co. PC

Sam Timothy: Managing Partner | Timothy, DeVolt & Co. PC

John Vallance

V.P. - Partner

Whitley Penn

John Vallance: V.P. - Partner | Whitley Penn

Tammy R. Walsh

Founder/CEO

Paramount Healthcare Solutions

Tammy R. Walsh : Founder/CEO | Paramount Healthcare Solutions

LaDana Washburn

Partner

Retired

Ernst & Young

LaDana Washburn: Partner | Retired | Ernst & Young