Executive in Residence
Department of Accounting and Taxation
M.B.A, George Mason University; B.S. Accounting, Oklahoma Christian University
Professor Bedford teaches financial accounting, managerial accounting, intermediate accounting, corporate financial reporting at the undergraduate and graduate level. She has extensive industry accounting experience in the real estate business, and served in financial management roles with Marriott International and as the controller for a golf course developer. Her responsibilities in industry have included financial reporting and analysis, strategic planning and budgeting, implementation of accounting policies and controls, and the valuation of acquisition opportunities and financing programs. She began her career in public accounting with Ernst & Whinney. Professor Bedford is currently serving as the Chair of the Kogod School of Business Curriculum & Assessment Committee and as a member of the University Committee on Learning Assessment. She has served as the Chair of COLA and as a member of Faculty Senate. She is a Certified Public Accountant.