Charles E. Frasier

Professor & Chair, Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

615-966-5738 p
charles.frasier@lipscomb.edu
Office: Swang - 216

Education:
- University of Alabama MA
- Lipscomb University BS


Certifications:
- Certified Public Accountant CPA
- Certified Management Accountant CMA

Teaching & Research Interests:
- Financial Accounting
- Tax

- Auditing
Managerial Accounting
- Special topics affecting active CPA practitioners

Courses Taught:
- Financial/Managerial Accounting
- Intermediate Accounting
- Federal Income Taxation
- Managerial Accounting
- Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting

Professional Exp. & Activities:
- Member, Auditing Standards Board 

- Administrator of Lipscomb University 40-hour CPE program for CPAs, "Updating the Professional Accountant," held each December 

- Tennessee Society of CPAs
   a. Member, Accounting and Auditing Symposium Committee
   b. Member, Council
   c. Chair (former), Editorial Committee, 2004-2009

   d. President (former), Nashville Chapter

- Tennessee Society of Accounting Educators 
   a. Previously served as President
   b. Board of Directors
   c. Program Chair
  

- FEI (Financial Executives International) 
   a. Chair, Academic Committee

- Outside CPA firm – tax and business consulting

- American Accounting Association 

Presentations:
- "Auditing Standards Board Update," Accounting & Auditing Symposium, Tennessee Society of CPAs
- "High School Educators' Symposium," panel member


Awards & Recognitions:
- Listed among Top Fifty accountants in Tennessee, "Accounting's Finest," Businesstn, March/April 2009

- Recipient of Hilton and Sallie Dean Endowed Chair of Accountancy
- TSCPA 2000 Lifetime Achievement in Accounting Education Award
- John William Baker Summer Fellowship Award
- Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, Lipscomb University

Publications:
- "Break Away From the Herd," Tennessee CPA Journal
- "Accounting Academy : From High School to the Corner Office," by Charles Frasier, Susan Galbreath and Perry Moore, Journal of Accountancy
- “A Strategy-Focused CPA Firm,” case study published by the AICPA, as part of Professor/Practitioner Case Development Program

- “Tax Planning for Ministers,” Gospel Advocate
- “Church Administration,” Gospel Advocate
- “The Elusive Goal of Accounting Education,” Tennessee CPA Journal
- “Getting Lost on the Way to the Bottom Line,” Advantage Magazine

Spiritual & Community Activities:
- Elder, Brentwood Hills Church of Christ 

Inspirational Thought:
- “And we know that in all things God works together for good for those who love Him and have been called according to His purpose” (Romans 8:28)


Family:
- Wife, Martha, and two children, Stephen and Julie