Tracie Miller-Nobles ; Brenda Mattison ; Ella Mae Matsumura
The Financial Chapters of Horngren's Financial and Managerial Accounting present the fundamental concepts and principles of accounting in a contemporary format that is designed to assist today's students in achieving their academic goals. As educators first and foremost, the author team is aware of how important it is to provide a reading experience that is devoid of any barriers. Their pedagogy and content make use of leading methods in order to teach readers important foundational topics, and their primary focus is on improving individual outcomes. With this in mind, the sixth edition maintains its focus on readability and comprehension and takes this a step further in the managerial chapters by employing a new theme to help readers see how managerial accounting is used as a tool to help all business people make decisions. With this in mind, the sixth edition focuses on readability and comprehension and takes this a step further in the managerial chapters. This book helps readers overcome challenges in a way that has never been seen before by providing more meaningful learning tools.
In the Words of the Author
CPA Tracie L. Miller-Nobles studied accounting at Texas A&M University, where she also earned her bachelor's and master's degrees. She is now continuing her education at Texas A&M University, where she is pursuing a doctoral degree in adult education. In the city of Austin, Texas, she works as an Associate Professor at Austin Community College. A former Senior Lecturer at Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas, she has also taught as an adjunct professor at the University of Texas in Austin. Miller-Nobles has previous experience working in public accounting with the firms Deloitte Tax LLP and Sample & Bailey, CPAs.
Miller-Nobles has been honoured with several prestigious teaching awards, including the J. Michael and Mary Ann Cook prize from the American Accounting Association, the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants Rising Star award, the TSCPA Austin Chapter CPA of the Year award, the TSCPA Outstanding Accounting Educator award, the NISOD Teaching Excellence award, and the Aims Community College Excellence in Teaching award. She is a member of several professional organisations, including the American Accounting Association, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas State Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Teachers of Accounting at Two Year Colleges. She is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants financial literacy committee in addition to serving on the Board of Directors of Teachers of Accounting at Two Year Colleges where she holds the position of secretary and webmaster. Miller-Nobles was also a member of the Commission on Accounting Higher Education: Pathways to a Profession.