Katie Maxwell

Associate Director, Dhaliwal-Reidy School of Accountancy

Senior Lecturer in Accounting

McClelland Hall 301C
1130 E. Helen St.
P.O. Box 210108
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

Areas of Expertise

  • Management accounting
  • Financial accounting


MBA, Arizona State University, 2003

BA, University of Northen Iowa, 1993

Additional Links


  • Certified Public Accountant, active license
  • Certified Management Accountant


  • ACCT 400A, Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 540, Financial Accounting for MBA's

Professional Associations

  • Business Careers Awareness Program, Co-Director 
  • Board of Directors (Past), Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, member
  • Eller College Diversity and Inclusion Task Force (Past)

Awards and Honors

  • Arizona CPA Foundation—Excellence in Teaching Award—2021
  • Most Supportive Professor-Eller Undergraduate Programs—2020
  • Most Valuable Professor-Online MBA Programs—2019
  • School of Accountancy, Most Valuable Faculty-Career Track—2018
  • Undergraduate Business Administration Online Student Choice Award—2018
  • Outstanding Faculty Fellow at Specialized Center—2018
  • Student Choice Award for Outstanding Faculty Accounting Major—Fall 2017
  • Outstanding Faculty-Evening MBA Phoenix—2013, 2017
  • Outstanding Faculty-Evening MBA Tucson—2011, 2014, 2018
  • Don Wells Faculty Mentor Award—2008, 2011, 2021
  • Eller College Undergraduate Faculty of the Year-Small Class—2006, 2014