Faculty | B.S. in Accounting

Gary Lindblad

  • Dean, Crowell School of Business

  • Ed.D., M.A., University of California, Los Angeles
  • M.A., Talbot School of Theology
  • B.A., State University of New York, College at Fredonia

Gary Lindblad is Dean of the Donald and Suzanne Crowell School of Business at Biola University. He earned a B.A. in English and education from the State University of New York, College at Fredonia; and Master of Arts and Doctor of Education degrees in higher education, work, and organizational change from University of California, Los Angeles. In addition, Gary has a M.A. in Christian...

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David T. Bourgeois

  • Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs, Crowell School of Business
  • Associate Professor of Information Systems and Business Analytics

  • Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University
  • M.S., California State University, Fullerton
  • B.S., Biola University

David T. Bourgeois is the associate dean for undergraduate programs in the Crowell School of Business. Dave graduated from Biola with a degree in mathematics in 1987. For the next 15 years, he worked in the information systems field with four different companies, including two Fortune 500 companies, experiencing many different roles within this field: systems analyst, programmer, project...

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Courses

Undergraduate courses at Biola University:

  • Management Information Systems
  • Digital Business
  • Business Analytics

Graduate courses at Biola University:

  • Business Intelligence and Analytics

Philip Woodward

  • MPAcc Director
  • Associate Professor of Accounting

  • M.B.A., California State University, Fullerton
  • M.B.T., University of Southern California
  • B.S., University of Southern California
  • CPA, State of California

Philip Woodward began his career in the tax department of Deloitte & Touche (formerly Deloitte Haskins & Sells). He has also been an assistant vice-president for a savings and loan company and helped develop a tax practice for financial planners. He currently consults with a real estate and investment company. He has been a guest speaker for MBA programs and a local radio talk show, and...

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Courses

Undergraduate courses at Biola University:

  • Principles of Accounting I and II
  • Intermediate Accounting I and II
  • Federal Income Tax for PCE

Brian Burnett

  • Associate Professor of Accounting

  • Ph.D., Accounting, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • MBA, Pepperdine University
  • B.S., B.A., Accounting, Biola University

Prior to earning his Ph.D., Professor Burnett worked in public accounting as an auditor for Arthur Andersen, KPMG and a boutique firm in Newport Beach, Calif. He was a professor at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, and most recently a professor at the Orfalea School of Business at California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo where he received the Outstanding Faculty in...

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Courses

Undergraduate courses at Biola University:

  • Intermediate Accounting II
  • Advanced Accounting

Graduate courses at Biola University:

  • Issues in Financial Accounting
  • Accounting Research & Communications
  • Practical Applications of Accounting Series
  • International Accounting
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Advanced Topics in California Industries

Jeff McHugh

  • Associate Professor

  • C.M.A
  • M.B.A. Finance/Marketing, University of Southern California
  • B.A. Economics, Stanford University

Jeff McHugh’s business experience includes 34 years at Beckman Coulter, a Fortune 500 medical device manufacturer, human resources, manufacturing, finance, marketing, sales and general management. Over the final 15 years of his career at Beckman, McHugh was the Vice President West Zone Commercial Operations, Vice President National Accounts, Vice President Americas Commercial Operations and...

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Courses

Undergraduate courses at Biola University:

  • Leadership and Change
  • Principles of Accounting I and II

Graduate courses at Biola University:

  • Intensive Group Dynamics
  • Advanced Financial Management & Control
  • Leadership, Change, and Innovation
  • CAPSTONE: Strategic Management

Les Harman

  • Associate Professor of Marketing

  • M.S., California State University, San Francisco
  • M.A., Talbot School of Theology
  • B.S., California State University, San Diego

Professor Harman’s teaching philosophy is to have students engage the local community and learn relational and marketing strategies through real world projects with local clients. For the last 15 years, Harman has run a small business IMG (Integrity Marketing Research Services) that specializes in conducting in-depth interviews, focus groups and comprehensive survey projects for non-profit...

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Courses

Undergraduate courses at Biola University:

  • Introduction to Marketing Practical Application
  • Business to Business Marketing
  • Marketing Research
  • Marketing for Non-profit Organizations
  • Capstone for Marketing

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