Ph.D., Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, Accounting, 1997
MAcc, University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign, IL, Accounting, 1989
MBA, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL, Business, 1985
BS, Olivet Nazarene University, Kankakee, IL, Business, 1977
Dr. Kinnersley has authored 14 journal articles since 2001 in both academic and professional journals. His refereed articles have appeared in The Accounting Historian’s Journal; Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting, and Financial Management; Journal of Government Financial Management; The CPA Journal; and Government Finance Review. He also contributed a chapter to the Handbook of Governmental Accounting. Dr. Kinnersley has been very active with professional accounting organizations. He served as the early careers chair and on the Chapter Executive Committee for the Nashville Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants for two years. He serve on the Kentucky Society of CPAs Government Accounting and Auditing Committee for three years. He recently completed a three year term on the AICPA Government Performance and Accountability Committee, which is a national committee. Currently, Dr. Kinnersley serves as the Governmental Accounting subject matter expert on the AICPA CPA Exam Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR) content sub-committee.