Accounting Advisory Board

The Accounting Advisory Board in the Mike Ilitch School of Business is a council of CPA firm, academic and industry leaders that provides counsel to the school's accounting program. The board provides industry-based insight to our students and faculty in order for the WSU accounting program to continuously improve and better prepare our students to meet the business community's ever-changing needs.


  • Qiana Arnold, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Beth Bialy, Plante Moran
  • Marc Carlson, Ernst & Young
  • Diane DeFrancis, Deloitte
  • Tracy Myrick, DTE Energy
  • Tim Pratcshler, PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • James Simon, KPMG
  • Susan Telang, Carhartt


  • Marick Masters, Interim Accounting Department Chair, Mike Ilitch School of Business
  • Mary Zinser, Assistant Director, Frederick Hessler Student Success Center
  • Gabriele Moote, accounting student, Mike Ilitch School of Business