Laura J. Lachmiller Ph.D.

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Laura J. Lachmiller Ph.D.

Position: Instructor
Phone: 419-372-8071
Email: llachmi@bgsu.edu
Address: 345 Business Administration

Faculty Spotlight

Laura’s significant doctoral research is in individual taxation positions, charitable contributions and executive compensation. Her primary research interests are in tax position and perceived quality within individual taxation as well as tax strategies. Laura was a Student Ambassador for the Ohio Society of CPAs in Toledo from 2006-2007. She earned several top awards while at Bluffton University.

  • Financial Executives Institute Senior Accounting Award for Bluffton University (2005)
  • 2nd place, Financial Executives Institute manuscript Contest on Retirement Plans (2005)
  • 2nd place, State of Ohio, Deloitte and Touche/American Accounting Association Essay Contest on Accounting and Outsourcing (2004)
EDUCATION

Doctorate, Business Administration, accounting concentration, Anderson University, Anderson, IN (ABD)
M.S
., Accounting, University of Toledo (2007)
B.A
., Accounting and Business Administration, Bluffton University, Bluffton, OH (2006)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Financial Express from 2008-2013.
CPA, Financial Express, Toledo, OH 2008 – present
Staff Accountant, Gilmore, Jasion, & Mahler, Ltd, Maumee, OH 2007 – 2008

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

Instructor, Accounting, Bowling Green State University (2013 – present)
Adjunct Instructor
, Accounting, Bowling Green State University (2012-2013)
Part-time Instructor
, University of Toledo, 2009 – 2011

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Public Accountant

RESEARCH

Fink, P.R. and Laura J. Kirkendall, “Election Can Raise Deduction Limit for Investment Interest Expense,” Tax Strategies, March 2007.