Jerry Thorne, Ph.D., CPA
North Carolina A & T State University
School of Business and Economics
Department of Accounting and Finance, 244 Merrick Hall
1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, North Carolina 27411
Dr. Jerry Thorne received his Ph.D. from Texas A&M University-CS and earned an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Thorne has published in variety of research journals, including the Academy of Education Leadership, Academy of Finance, Accounting and Public Policy, Forensic Accounting, International Review of Financial Analysis, Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management, and Commercial Lending Review. He has presented papers at numerous professional conferences, including a co-authored paper presented at the Allied Academies Spring 2010 International Conference, New Orleans, which received the Academy of Educational Leadership “Distinguished Research Award”, and, a co-authored paper presented at the 1999 AAA Annual Meeting which received the “Best Paper Award”. He is active in his profession and holds memberships in the AICPA, Beta Alpha Psi, and Beta Gamma Sigma.