Advisory Board

Meet the members. 

The Accounting Advisory Board exists to promote and support the faculty and students of the department and to strengthen the department’s position as a premier institute of research and education. The Accounting Advisory Board serves as a body of counsel and a means of advancement for the department. The board connects reputable accounting and industry professionals with the similar goal of increasing the department’s regional, national, and international visibility. These professionals join the department chair, select faculty, and student representation to donate their time, abilities, and resources as members of the Accounting Advisory Board.


Scott Champagne
Audit Partner
Ersnt & Young

Ron Gitz
Executive Director and CEO
Society of Louisiana CPAs

Maurice Hebert
Senior Vice President Finance & CAO
Molina Healthcare

Charlene Henderson
Assistant Professor & MAcc Program Advisor
LSU Department of Accounting

Daja Jackson
Audit Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Keith Jenkins

Tommy LeJeune
Faulk & Winkler LLC

Bonnie Marcantel

David Meyer
Tax Partner
Grant Thornton

Jay Montalbano
Audit Partner
Hannis T. Bourgeois

Thomas Phillips
Professor and Chair
LSU Department of Accounting

Rodney Reed
Chief Financial Officer
National Oilwell Varco 

Jim Schneider
President & Managing Partner
Personnel Consulting Group

Joey Tackett
Audit Partner

Edwin Vandenburg
Ernst & Young

Laura Wiley
Assistant Department Chair & Undergraduate Advisor
Department of Accounting 

Whitney Zaunbrecher
Student Representative
E. J. Ourso College of Business