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Name Amy Doherty
School School of Business & Hospitality
Program Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting, Audit and Information Technology
Academic and Professional Designations
  • BBA – Wilfrid Laurier University
  • MSc. ED – Canisius College
  • CPA, CA
Title Professor
Courses Taught
  • ACCT72000 – Intermediate Financial Accounting II
  • ACCT73000 – External Auditing I
  • ACCT3100 – Managerial Accounting III
  • ACCT74010 – Advanced Accounting II
Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • Investor Relations
  • External Auditing
Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities
  • Former Director of Finance & Accounting for Sleeman Breweries Ltd. In Guelph, ON responsible for external financial reporting as well as the supervision and management of the plant controllers for each location.

  • Facilitated week-long training courses for new recruits and facilitated staff training including preparation and delivery of presentations identifying the firm's "Best Practices" in the area of External Auditing for a big 4 firm
  • More than six years experience in assurance and advisory services, specializing in external audits in the manufacturing and NPO sectors
Additional Information I have spent over fourteen years of my career as a designated accountant in both public and private practice.  I mentored many of my staff, helping them grow within their own career.  I facilitated several staff training courses and accounting conferences and have made many presentations to senior executives.  The hands-on business experience I have gained is a great fit with the Applied Learning model of Conestoga College.  Helping my students grow from the start to end of a course and the program is truly gratifying.


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