Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, Accounting, Expected 2013.
BBA/MACC, Accounting, University of Oklahoma, May 2002.
High School Diploma, Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics, May 1997.
Professional & Academic Experience
Instructor, University of Oklahoma, 2006 – 2011.
State & Federal Income Tax Analyst, The Williams Companies, 2002 - 2006.
PHD Students’ Committee Vice-President, University of Oklahoma, 2008 – 2009.
Tax judgment and decision making, particularly in the areas of the review process and the audit of the tax provision.
Papers in Progress:
Employing tax professionals in financial statement audits: implications for audit effectiveness (dissertation).
The potential for the review process to detect and mitigate advocacy bias, with Andrew Cuccia and Anne Magro.
Employing Tax Professionals in Financial Statement Audits: Implications for Audit Effectiveness. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, December 2010.
The Implications on Audit Effectiveness of Employing Tax Professionals in Financial Statement Audits. University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, August 2010.
The Impact of Role and Tax Compliance Provider on Audit and Tax Professional Judgment. George Mason Behavioral Tax Symposium, Fairfax, VA, June 2010.
The Influence of Dispositional Affect Dimensions on Ethical Judgments by D. Jordan Lowe and Philip M.J. Reckers. Discussant. AAA ABO Meeting, Seattle, WA, October 2009.
Can Tax Reviewers Identify Advocacy Bias in the Work of Others? George Mason Behavioral Tax Symposium, Fairfax, VA, June 2009. OK/KS JDM Conference, Oklahoma City, OK, April 2009. University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, November 2008.
AAA Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2010.
George Mason Behavioral Tax Symposium, 2009 & 2010.
University of Oklahoma Accounting Research Conference, 2008 & 2010.
Oklahoma State University Accounting Research Conference, 2008 & 2010.