Advisory Board

The Department of Accounting at the Carl H. Lindner College of Business has created a Board of Advisors to assist in accelerating its growing national prominence in Accounting.

The Advisory Board is a diverse panel of public accounting and industry accounting professionals that will provide strategic guidance to enhance our curriculum, student recruitment and placement, and regional presence.


Steven J. Bailey
Barnes Dennig & Co.


Patty Basti
Managing Director
Risk Consulting Services, KPMG LLP


Robert Braun
Internal Auditor
The Kroger Co.


Alex Cook
Senior Accountant
Cintas Corporation


Scott DeVenny
Audit Partner
Grant Thornton LLP


Nicole Giordano
Tax Associate II
Clark Schaefer Hackett

Arnie Hanish

Retired VP & CAO
Eli Lilly & Co.

Kenneth J. Jenkins

Tax Partner
McGladrey LLP


Laurence F. Jones III
Legacy Investment Funds

Roger T. Kramer
Chief Financial Officer
Pioneer Cladding & Glazing Systems, LLC

Chris Michel

Rob Moeddel
Senior Vice President, Investment Advisors – CFO
Fifth Third Bancorp


Tony Perazzo


Jay Rueger
Cassady Schiller


Sherri Richardson
CPA, Managing Partner
Richardson & Associates, LLC


Sean Stewart
Audit Director
Deloitte & Touche LLP


Roger Spurgeon
Audit Partner
Plante & Moran, PLLC


Ron Vonderhaar
Senior Tax Manager
Multi-Color Corporation


Joe Waller
Tax Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP