Accounting Faculty

Bryan Bouchard - Lecturer of Accounting

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Bryan joined SNHU in 2001 as the Assistant Director/Business Tutoring Coordinator and began adjunct teaching in 2003. Bouchard is a lecturer of accounting.
Bouchard received his Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance, his Master of Business Administration and his Master of Science in Finance from Southern New Hampshire University.

Bouchard, a resident of Manchester, N.H., was named to the 2012 class of 40 Under Forty by the Manchester Union Leader. He was nominated for his exemplary efforts in coordinating the university’s business tutoring services and serving on the board of the Women for Women Coalition, which helps African refugees, as well as many other volunteer activities.

At SNHU Bouchard was awarded 2011-2012 Advisor of the Year and the 2010 Excellence in Teaching Award. He is also the advisor to the Phi Delta Psi fraternity and currently serves as the treasurer of the Mill Falls Charter School.

David Doyon - Co-Chair of Dept., Assistant Professor

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David Doyon came to SNHU in 2001 and is an assistant professor of accounting. Prior to SNHU, he worked as a controller, senior staff accountant and finance director. His research includes "Multinational corporations' management of translation exposure."

Doyon received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Southern Maine in 1989 and his Master in Business Administration from SNHU in 1997. He is a licensed CPA.

Euclid Dupuis - Professor

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Euclid Dupuis is a professor of accounting and taxation and the owner of a Certified Public Accounting firm in Manchester. Dupuis won the New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants Outstanding Educator of the Year award in 2007.

Dupuis is a Registered Financial Representative, Lincoln National Corporation, and a Certified Public Accountant, State of New Hampshire Board of Accountancy.

Dupuis received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from New Hampshire College in 1968, and his Master of Science from Bentley College, Waltham, MA, in 1978 majoring in Federal Taxation.
 
Dupuis is a member of the NH Society of Certified Public Accountants.

John VanSantvoord - Professor

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John VanSantvoord has over thirty years experience as a professor of accountancy and taxation at SNHU. He has previously served for several years as Chair of the Undergraduate Business Division (prior to the School of Business) and Chair of the Accountancy and Taxation Department for eight years.

VanSantvoord received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from New Hampshire College and his Master in Business Administration in Finance from the University of New Hampshire.

Licensures and certifications include accreditation in taxation and accountancy from the Accreditation Board, National Society of Accountants; enrolled agent, Internal Revenue Service; and public accountant license, State of New Hampshire Board of Accountancy.

VanSantvoord's professional memberships include New Hampshire Society of Public Accountants, National Association of Tax Professionals, New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants, National Society of Accountants, and Institute of Management Accountants. He has served as president, vice president, treasurer and secretary of New Hampshire Chapter, Institute of Management Accountants.

VanSantvoord was nominated for the NH Society of CPA's Outstanding Educator Award for 2009.

Karin Caruso - Associate Professor

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Karin Caruso is an associate professor of the accountancy and taxation department and served as the interim dean from 2008 – 2010.

Caruso is involved with multiple organizations on campus. She is the secretary of the Faculty Senate, a member of the Faculty Evaluation Task Force, the Academic Honesty Task Force, the School of Business Digital Devices Task Force and the School of Business Core Task Force.

Caruso is a member of New Hampshire Society of CPAs, the American Accounting Association, the Institute of Management Accountants and IMA: The Association for Accounts and Financial Professionals in Business.

In the community, Caruso is a board member for the NH Endowment for Health.

Karin received her Bachelor of Arts in English from Syracuse University in 1971, her Master of Science in Communications from SUNY Albany in 1972, her Master of Business Administration majoring in Accounting from Southern New Hampshire University, 1982 and Doctor of Business Administration in Management from NOVA Southeastern University in 2007.

Recent Publications/Presentation:

''Teaching Ethical Business Practices in a Multicultural Classroom: Understanding Differences to Find Common Ground,'' Karin Caruso, Southern New Hampshire University J. Stephanie Collins, Southern New Hampshire University; Susan Schragle-Law, Southern New Hampshire University; Jeannemarie Thorpe, Southern New Hampshire University presented at The Institute for Business and Finance Research, published in proceedings and selected for publication in an IBFR journal.

Laurence Pelletier - Co-Chair of Dept., Professor

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Dr. Laurence Pelletier has over 30 years of teaching experience at SNHU and currently serves as the co-chair of the Accountancy and Taxation Department. He previously served as coordinator of the Business/Marketing Teacher Education Program.

Pelletier received his Bachelor of Science from New Hampshire College in 1974, his Master of Business Administration from New Hampshire College in 1979 and his Doctorate of Education degree from Nova Southeastern University in 1999.

He has written numerous publications and presentations such as, ''Learning Styles Inventory – Who Are You?'' Eastern Business Education Association Conferences, San Juan, PR, October 2006, and ''A Survey of Accounting Courses Taught in New Hampshire High Schools,'' New Hampshire Business Education Association, Manchester, NH, October 2005.

Pelletier was the recipient of the 2006 Eastern Business Education Association, Collegiate Educator-of-the-Year Award, the New Hampshire Excellence in Education Award for Business Education, in 2001 and the New Hampshire Business Education Association Achievement in Business Education Award in 2000.

Pelletier is a member of the New Hampshire Institute of Management Accountants Association, the American Accounting Association, and is on the board of directors and serves as treasurer of the New Hampshire Business Education Association. He has served on dozens of committees over the years at SNHU and currently serves on the Special Needs Committee.

Lisa Gerrish - Assistant Professor

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Lisa joined SNHU in 2013 as an adjunct faculty member and is now an assistant professor of accounting. Gerrish’s classes taught include Managerial Accounting, Intermediate Accounting III and Financial Accounting. Gerrish is also the President and Executive Consultant for Strategic Business Consulting New England where she provides executive financial and managerial consulting to business and non-profit CEOs, CFOs and boards. Previously she was the CFO/VP for Business & Finance at Hiram College.

Gerrish is a Certified Public Accountant, received her Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and her Master of Business Administration from the Executive MBA Program at Rollins College.

Louis Lanzillotti - Associate Professor

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An associate professor of accounting, Louis Lanzillotti joined SNHU in 1975. He taught the first three distance education courses in accounting and the first international accounting course offered at SNHU.

Lanzillotti received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and his Master of Business Administration from Northeastern University.

He serves as chair of the Finance Committee for the Town of New Boston, N.H., and maintains an active private accounting practice.

William Gillett - Dean of School of Business

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William Gillett, J.D., came to SNHU in 2010 after spending the first 25 years of his career in international business and the law. Immediately prior to joining SNHU, Gillett served as president of RiverStone Resources, an international insurance and reinsurance organization specializing in the management of large, long-tail liabilities, where he was responsible for its overall strategic direction and new business acquisitions. Gillett brings a wealth of business and international partnerships, many formed as managing director for RiverStone’s European division.

Gillett holds a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School.

Gillett is also an active participant in New Hampshire's business and philanthropic communities including New Hampshire Public Radio, the International Institute of New England, the New Hampshire High Technology Council and the New Hampshire Writers' Project.