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LSU’s Dana Hollie Elected to FIA Nominating Committee

06/18/2012 04:00 PM

BATON ROUGE – Dana Hollie, KPMG Peat Marwick Developing Scholar Professor in the LSU Department of Accounting, has been elected to the nominating committee of the American Accounting Association’s Forensic and Investigative Accounting Section. Notification of the election was sent out by AAA on April 17.


According to FIA’s website, the section is “dedicated to the continual improvement of forensic accounting research and education through the encouragement and sharing of the promotion and dissemination of forensic and investigative academic and practitioner research, the relevant and innovative curricula with an emphasis on effective and efficient instruction, the exploration of knowledge-organization issues related to forensic accounting programs and the creation and presentation of CPE courses to members and professionals.”


The nominating committee actively solicits nominations from section members through broadcast emails and FIA website postings and then considers the nominations for inclusion on FIA ballots for a full vote. The election of nominees for the committee is made by a majority vote of FIA members who vote in the section’s annual election.


Hollie’s research interests include economic consequences of accounting regulation and disclosures, cash flow reclassifications, financial and segment reporting and capital markets.


The Department of Accounting at LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business strives for excellence in teaching, research and service to the accounting profession. With a mission of producing graduates at all levels who excel in their pursuits, the department offers undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for careers in various fields including industry, auditing, finance, government and academia.


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