Financial Accounting and Reporting


The objective of this Section is to give greater attention to financial accounting and reporting, and to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of education, research, and professional practice by: (1) disseminating and evaluating teaching methods and materials; (2) encouraging, facilitating, and publicizing research interests and projects; and (3) creating opportunities for interchange and cooperation between academics and practitioners.


Darren Roulstone
Ohio State University
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 614-292-1822
Vice President (from Practice)
Immediate Past President
Catherine Schrand
University of Pennsylvania
3620 Locust Walk, Accounting
1300 Steinberg- Dietrich Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6365
Phone: 215-898-6798
Brian Bushee
University of Pennsylvania
Accounting Dept/Wharton Sch
1317 Steinberg-Dietrich Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6365
Phone: 215-898-4872
Ted Christensen
Brigham Young University
Marriott School Of Management
540 TNRB
Provo, UT 84602-3068
Phone: 801-422-1768
Council Representative
Marlene A Plumlee
University of Utah
Phone: 801-581-3397
On-line Outreach
Webmaster, AAACommons
Editorial Board Member

Richard A. Price
Utah State University
Phone: 435-797-8352

Committee Chairpersons

Praveen Sinha
California State University, Long Beach
Phone: 562-985-7695
Best Paper Award
Suraj Srinivasan
Harvard Business School
Phone: 617-495-6993
Best Dissertation Award
Sarah Zechman
University of Chicago
Phone: 773-702-7136
Midyear Meeting Program Coordinator
Catherine Schrand
University of Pennsylvania
Phone: 215-898-6798
Midyear Meeting — Research Sessions
Rebecca Hann
University of Maryland-College Park
Phone: 301-405-7132
Academic Committee To Liaise With Practice
National Meeting Co-Coordinator
Jake Thornock
University of Washington-Seattle
Phone: 206-543-7913
National Meeting Co-Coordinator
John Campbell
University of Georgia
Phone: 336-575-1244
Financial Reporting Policy Committee (FRPC)
Jeff Hales
Georgia Institute of Technology
Phone: 404-894-3897

Regional Coordinators

J.K. Aier
George Mason University
Phone: 703-993-4546
Kris Allee
University of Wisconsin
Phone: 608-265-2985

Kelvin Liu
Northeastern University
Phone: 617-373-5926

Sam Bonsall
Ohio State University
Phone: 614-688-1329
Santhosh Ramalingegowda
University of Georgia
Phone: 706-542-3612
Taylor Joo
New Mexico State University
Phone: 801-885-5963
Lisa Kutcher
Colorado State University
Phone: 970-491-5689

Steering Board (At-Large Members)

Lisa Koonce
University of Texas at Austin

Jenny Wu Tucker
University of Florida

Mark Bradshaw
Boston College

George Batta
Claremont McKenna College

Marilyn Johnson
Michigan State University

Mark Kohlbeck
Florida Atlantic University - Boca

Michael Kimbrough
University of Maryland-College Park


FRPC Members 2014-15

Chair Jeff Hales - Georgia Tech University
Member Lisa Kutcher - Colorado State University
Member Trevor Harris - Columbia University
Member Bjorn Jorgensen - University of Colorado
Member Lynn Rees - Texas A&M University
Member Susan Krische - American University
Member Asher Curtis - University of Washington
Member Kris Allee - University of Wisconsin
Member TBA


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