Ashland University Accounting Professor Receives Award

Ashland University Accounting Professor Receives Award
Those participating in the award presentation for Ashland University’s Dr. Kris Parsons were (l-r) Dr. David Stott, president of the AAA Ohio Region; Dr. Linda Zucca, chair of the Department of Accounting at Kent State University; Dr. Kris Parsons, chair of Accounting/IS Department at Ashland University; and Scott Wiley, CEO of the Ohio Society of CPAs.

4/12/16 ASHLAND, Ohio – Dr. Kris Parsons, associate professor of accounting and chair of the Accounting and Information Systems Department at Ashland University, has received the 2016 Outstanding Accounting Contributor Award sponsored by the Ohio Society of CPAs.

Parsons received the award in recognition of her advancement of accounting education. The award was presented to her by Scot Wiley, CEO of the Ohio Society of CPAs, at the American Accounting Association Ohio Regional Meeting held in Beechwood, Ohio.

Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2016, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University ( values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.                                                                              


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