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Emily Lindsay

Executive in Residence
Department of Accounting and Taxation

  • Professor Lindsay is Director of the Master of Science in Accounting program. She teaches Financial Accounting, Corporate Financial Reporting, and Intermediate Accounting II, and has also taught Seminar in Accounting Theory, Managerial Accounting, and Management Accounting. Lindsay has over 20 years experience in an executive position in a global finance function for a multi-billion dollar corporation. In this role, she led significant corporate business process operations related to corporate accounting shared services centers, including employment taxation, payroll, disbursements, banking services, travel-related programs, and stock compensation plans. She was the business process owner of four enterprise-wide corporate systems and 100 related PC–based distributed systems and interfaces. Lindsay also worked as an Auditor at the US Government Accountability Office. She has served on thtee national advisory committees to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and currently serves on the Board of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs, and as a Vice President of the American Payroll Association. She has delivered business presentations on best practices, employment related legislative issues, and disaster recovery. She is the Faculty Advisor to the Kogod Accounting Club, and is a Faculty Brother of Alpha Kappa Psi.
  • Degrees

    M.S. in Accounting, American University B.A., Dickinson College; CPA (Certified Public Accountant) CGMA (Chartered Global Management Accountant)
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  • KSB - Accounting
  • Kogod - 14
  • Tuesdays 9:30–11:30 AM; Tuesdays 6:00–8:00 PM; Fridays 9:30-11:30 AM; and by appointment.
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Teaching

  • Fall 2014

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