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Directors

Barbara M. Porco
Director

Barbara M. Porco is a clinical associate professor at the Gabelli School of Business. She is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner in addition to being certified in financial forensics. A former director of personal financial planning at PricewaterhouseCoopers (C&L Legacy), she is now a consultant and educator to financial services organizations, hospitals, Big Four accounting firms, and regulatory agencies, including FINRA and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. She was recently ranked among the Top 50 Researchers in Accounting Education in a list published by American Accounting Association, whose Teaching Innovation Award she received in 2016. She holds a PhD, MBA, and BS from Fordham University and a Masters in Liberal Arts in sustainability innovation and management from Harvard University.

Stan Veliotis
Director

Stan Veliotis is an associate professor at the Gabelli School of Business. An active tax attorney and Certified Public Accountant, he has published more than 20 articles in both academic and practitioner journals, among them Management Science, Journal of American Taxation Association, American Business Law Journal, and Tax Lawyer. His practice career included law-firm experience and nearly a decade at KPMG and Ernst & Young. He holds a PhD from the University of Connecticut, an LLM from New York University School of Law, a JD from Fordham Law School, and a BBA from Baruch College.