Advisory Board

Full-time Accounting faculty members at College of DuPage meet periodically with an advisory board made up of business professionals from both public accounting firms and private industry. Members of the Accounting Program Advisory Board provide valuable input and feedback regarding the skills necessary for success in the accounting field. They also assist in the ongoing evaluation of COD's Accounting program courses, certificates and degree programs. This evaluation helps to maintain the quality and professional relevance of the Accounting program.

Accounting Program Advisory Board Members

Karen Andrews
Senior Vice President Commercial Banking
MB Financial

Mike Antonetti
Crowe, LLP

Paul Birutis
Senior National Brand Manager
Boars Head Provision

Terry Bishop
Core Outsource

Brian Caputo
College of DuPage

Brad Cripe
Assistant Chair/Professor of Accountancy
Northern Illinois University

Bianca Donato
Graduate Student
University of Illinois

Joy Foley
Human Resource Generalist

Sharon Harvey
Managing Principal
Gorden & Co.

David Kalet
Acumen Accounting & Tax Services

John Kovach
Tax Professional
Ernst & Young

Leticia LaVoy
Workforce Connection Coordinator
College of DuPage

Phil Lorenzini
Adjunct Faculty
College of DuPage

Pierre Michiels
Career Services Specialist
College of DuPage

Laurice Montgomery
Fox Valley Payroll Association

Joe Moran
Retired Accounting Professor
College of DuPage

Cinda Pembrooke
Business Manager
Leyden Area Special Education Cooperative

Sandra Scheel
Staff Auditor, Office of the County Auditor
DuPage County

Thacher R. Smith
Managing Director, Corporate Tax Services
Grant Thornton LLP

Katy Swerdlick
Tax Manager
Quality Back Office

Scott Waibel
Dual Credit Instructor
Lisle High School



Contact Information

Maureen McBeth, Coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1451, (630) 942-2879

Bev Carlson, Program Support Specialist
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1443, (630) 942-2140

Anika Collins, Program Advising
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1454D, (630) 942-3961

Business and Applied Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592