Accounting Advisory Council

The Accounting Advisory Council supports Saint Leo University's accounting degree programs, providing valuable industry insights and commentary. The council meets twice annually to discuss industry trends and report findings on a variety of action items while helping advance the department’s strategic plan, operational responsibilities, and ultimately, student success.

Industry Members

  • Aaron R. Crall, CPA: Audit Manager, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
  • Timothy W. Donovan: Partner, Skoda Minotti
  • Paula S. O’Neil, PhD: Clerk & Comptroller, Pasco County Clerk’s Office
  • Tony Sondhi, PhD: President, A. C. Sondhi & Associates, LLC
  • Joyce Suarez: Manager of Accounting Services, AvMed Healthplans, Inc.

University Members

  • Barbara Caldwell, PhD: Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Accounting, Economics, and Finance
  • Passard C. Dean, DBA: Associate Professor of Accounting
  • Suzanne Seymoure, PhD: Assistant Professor of Accounting; Accounting Advisory Council Secretary

Ex-Officio Members

  • Eddie Kenny: Director, Alumni & Parent Relations
  • Lorrie McGovern, DBA: Assistant Dean, Graduate Studies in Business
  • Michael Nastanski, DBA: Dean, Donald R. Tapia School of Business