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Jill Mitchell, CIA, MS, MEd

Professor of Accounting,
Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Campus

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Professor of Accounting,
Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Campus

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Jill Mitchell, is a Professor of Accounting at Northern Virginia Community College, where she has taught since 2008. Since 2009, she has been an adjunct instructor at George Mason University (GMU).  She is a past president of the Washington, D.C. Chapter of the Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance, and she served on the board of directors of the Virginia Society of CPAs. She is a co-author of College Accounting published by Wiley. Jill began her career with Ernst & Young’s Business Risk Services practice in Miami, Florida. She is a certified internal auditor and earned an MS in accountancy from the University of Virginia and a BBA in management information systems from the University of Georgia honors program. Recently, she earned an MEd in Instructional Design Technology from GMU.

Jill is the 2019 recipient of the Virginia Community College System Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence that is awarded annually to one teaching faculty member, and she is a 2019 recipient of the Outstanding Faculty Award, the Commonwealth’s highest honor for faculty of Virginia’s universities and colleges and recognizes superior accomplishments in teaching, research, and public service. 

The American Accounting Association (AAA) presented Jill as a 2019 recipient of the AAA/J. Michael and Mary Anne Cook/Deloitte Foundation Prize, the foremost recognition of an individual who consistently demonstrates the attributes of a superior teacher in the discipline of accounting. The Prize serves to recognize, inspire and motivate members to achieve the status of a superior teacher.