Mason Accounting Programs Board

The Mason Accounting Programs Board is committed to helping W&M sustain a nationally recognized accounting program at both the graduate and undergraduate levels and to connect students to world class opportunities.

Accounting Board Group

CHAIR

vice chairs of the board
Michelle Bolter Avery '98
Senior Managing Director, Practice Leader, Accounting & Auditing Litigation,
Veris Consulting, Inc.

VICE-CHAIRS

chair of the board
Tracy M. Lewis MAcc ’02 Travis L. Patton '98 Dave Haug '91
Partner,
BDO LLP
Partner,
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Partner, EY
MEMBERS

accounting board members
J. Richard Andrews, Jr ’81 Michelle Avery '98
Retired, Senior Partner,
KPMG

Sr. Managing Director, Practice Leader, Ocean Tomo

Colin M. Barton MBA '08 Walter Brickman '99 MAcc '00
Retired, Associate VP Compensation & Benefits,
Norfolk Southern Corporation
Tax Managing Director,
EY
Anita Elliott '86 MBA '92 Jennifer Flinchum '93
Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer,
Dollar General
Principal,
Keiter
Mark W. Forde '83 Elizabeth Foster
Partner,
RSM US LLP
Clinical Assistant Professor,
Raymond A. Mason School of Business
Kent Francois '91 Scott J. Gehsmann '84 P '18
Director, Deloitte Partner, PwC
John Georges BBA ’93
Elizabeth Hall '95
Cordis

Financial Controller, Mars, Incorporated

Kassie Hall MAcc '09 Alison Herring MAcc '00
Comptroller, YMCA of Greater Richmond Senior Manager, KPMG
Jeffrey S. Hughes '85 P '18 Joshua M. Keene '98
National Managing Partner, Audit Risk Management,
Grant Thornton LLP
Partner,
Johnson Lambert & Company
Stephen Kenny '92 Tracy Lewis MAcc '02
Partner, EY Partner, BDO
Timothy Mulvaney '91 Lars G. Okeson '86
CAO, SVP, Acting CFO,
Lumber Liquidators
Managing Director, Family Wealth Advisor & CFO,
PagnatoKarp Partners, LLC
Travis Patton '98 Nadia Parekh '12
Partner, PwC Senior Managing Accounting and Reporting Advisory, Deloitte
Scott Ruggiero '96 Brian Smith '03, MAcc '04
Partner, Grant Thornton LLP Senior Manager, Finance & Business Operations, LEIDOS, Inc.
Jim Smith P'93 Doug Williams '89
Professor Emeritus, William & Mary Partner, KPMG
Karmen Ward '06, MAcc '07 Frank Wood '74
Professional Accounting Fellow, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Retired CFO, Alpha Natural Resources

Updated February 2022