Stephen F. Austin State University

Gerald W. Schlief School of Accountancy

Dr. Kelly Noe

Dr. Kelly Noe
Interim Director, Assistant Professor

Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio
M.B.A, Stephen F. Austin State University
B.S., University of South Carolina, Aiken

CPA, Texas

Teaching Areas: Graduate Accounting Research, Intermediate Accounting and Accounting Information Systems

Research Areas: Healthcare Industry, concentrating on Medicare Providers

Bio:

Kelly Noe is currently an Assistant Professor in the Rusche College of Business. She has worked in private industry, governmental and non-profit accounting. She holds the Treasurer position with for a State-Wide, University-Wide and local non-profit. Her research interests are in using Medicare Cost Reports as quality measures and investigating the behavior of Medicare Providers.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 292L

Telephone: 936.468.1530

Email: noekelly@sfasu.edu

Ms. Susan McGhiey

Ms. Susan McGhiey
Administrative Assistant

Office Location: McGee Building; Suite 292

Telephone: 936.468.3105

Email: mcghieysr@sfasu.edu

Dr. Sammie L. Smith
Dr. Sammie L. Smith

Regents Professor Emeritus of Accounting (2006)

Ph.D., University of Arkansas

M.B.A., University of North Texas

B.B.A., University of North Texas

CPA, Texas

Ms. Esther Bunn

Ms. Esther Bunn
Lecturer

M.P.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

CPA, Texas

Teaching Areas: Accounting Principles, Intermediate Accounting

Research Areas: Issues in Auditing and Risk

Bio:

Esther began teaching at SFASU in the fall of 2007. She brings much professional experience with her to SFASU. Prior to teaching she worked in public accounting and governmental accounting. Since joining SFASU she has become a certified online instructor and has developed three online classes. Esther is a certified public accountant and continues to work for a CPA firm during tax season as well as having her own small private tax business.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 292K

Telephone: 936.468.1629

Email: estherbunn@sfasu.edu

Dr. Jack R. Ethridge

Dr. Jack R. Ethridge
Professor and MPAC Director

Ph.D., University of Arkansas
M.B.A., Texas State University
B.B.A., Texas State University

CPA, Texas

Teaching Areas: Financial, Auditing, and International Accounting

Research Areas: Issues in Auditing and Risk

Bio:

Dr. Jack R. Ethridge is Director of the Masters in Accountancy Program in the Gerald W. Schlief School of Accountancy at SFASU. He is currently the senior faculty member in the School of Accountancy with over 37 years of experience in higher education. Prior to serving as Director of the MPAC, he was chair of the Department of Accounting at SFASU.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 292D

Telephone: 936.468.1820

Email: jethridge@sfasu.edu

Dr. Treba Marsh

Dr. Treba Marsh
Professor and Temple-Inland Employees Distinguished Professor in Accounting

D.B.A., Louisiana Tech University
M.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.B. A., Stephen F. Austin State University

CPA, Texas

Teaching Areas: Undergraduate Financial Accounting and Graduate Governmental and Not for Profit Accounting

Research Areas: State and local public finance, financial accounting, internal controls, public budgeting and risk management

Bio:

Dr. Marsh, CPA, has 30 years of teaching experience. She served as Director of the Gerald W. Schlief School of Accountancy from 2002 to August 2012. Prior to teaching, she worked as a controller for a car dealership and as a forestry accountant for a paper mill. She has published over 30 articles and presented more than 100 presentations at the local, state, regional, national, and international levels. She is active in the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and the East Texas Chapter of CPAs having served on numerous committees.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 292P

Telephone: 936.468.1744

Email: tmarsh@sfasu.edu

Ms. Marie Kelly

Ms. Marie Kelly
Lecturer and Internship Coordinator

M.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

CPA, Texas

Teaching Areas: Financial and Managerial Accounting Principles

Research Areas: Learning techniques among undergraduate Accounting students

Bio:

Marie Kelly taught as a lecturer in the Accounting Department from 1987-1991. From 2006-2010, she was an adjunct faculty member before returning to the department full-time. She received her CPA license in 1984. Prior to joining SFA in 1987, she worked for five years in public accounting and private industry in Houston, Lufkin, and Nacogdoches. She is also Texas teacher certified in Mathematics and Business, and taught at Douglass ISD for 13 years, coaching students to advance to state UIL competitions in Accounting and Computer Information Systems. She is active in the Texas Society of CPA's and the East Texas Chapter of CPA's.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 292I

Telephone: 936.468.1646

Email: kellymarie@sfasu.edu

Dr. Nikki Shoemaker

Dr. Nikki Shoemaker
Assistant Professor

Ph.D., University of North Texas
M.P.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.S., Stephen F. Austin State University

CPA, Texas

Teaching Areas: Graduate and Undergraduate Managerial Accounting, Accounting for Management

Research Areas: Management Control Systems, Performance Measurement, Continuous Monitoring, and Ethics

Bio:

Nikki Shoemaker joined SFA in August 2012. Her primary research is in the area of management control systems. Specifically, Dr. Shoemaker specializes in the joint influence of compensation and monitoring systems on employee behavior. Her primary teaching interest includes managerial accounting. Before coming to SFA, she taught at the University of North Texas and worked as the Risk and Compliance Auditor at SFA.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 292H

Telephone: 936.468.1795

Email: shoemakenl@sfasu.edu

Ms. Whitney Sienko
Lecturer

M.P.A., Stephen F. Austin State University
B.B.A., Stephen F. Austin State University

Teaching Areas: Accounting Principles

Bio:

Whitney began teaching at SFASU in the fall of 2015 after working two years in public accounting for tax. Whitney is currently studying to become a certified public accountant.

Office Location: McGee Building; Room 292J

Telephone: 936.468.3087

Email: sienkowr@sfasu.edu