Accounting Advisory Council

The mission of this Advisory Council is to advise and assist the accounting faculty and students concerning those factors influencing the quality of education at Duquesne University. This dialogue would include the communication to the faculty and students of current issues, practice, problems and future trends within the profession affecting education. The Council is responsible for familiarizing itself with the programs, organization, and objectives of the School in order to carry out this advisory role.

The major tenants of the Accounting Advisory Council's Strategic Plan include:

  • Establish Duquesne as a Destination
  • Build a Premier Accounting Program
  • Develop Highly Motivated Professionals
  • Graduate Students with Exceptional Character and Outstanding Leadership Skills

Mentor Program

The Accounting Advisory Council in conjunction with the accounting faculty established a mentoring program which matches current students with accounting professions in order to help the student better develop as professionals

If you are a student interested in this program please contact:

Valerie Trott Williams, CPA, MBA, CIA, CHFP, CFE, CFF
Assistant Professor of Accounting

If you are a professional interested in being a mentor please contact:

Thomas F. Garbe
Executive Committee Chairman, Accounting Advisory Board