My research interests are in the areas of corporate disclosure, fraud, credit risk assessment, and executive reputation.

Another stream of literature examines the impacts of the readability of financial filings on equity and debt market participants.

Finally, I have a stream of research examining the role of board performance and managerial ability in equity and debt market.

Areas of Expertise

  • Capital Markets, Financial Disclosure, Managerial Reputation, Corporate Governance
PhD, Pennsylvania State University, Accounting, 2008
MBA, University of Cincinnati, Finance and International Business, 1998
BA, Cedarville University, Accounting and Finance, 1994