Virtual Business Accreditation Seminar

October 18–21, 2021 | Virtual Offering | Americas


Nancy Bagranoff, Dean and Professor, Accounting, Robins School of Business University of RichmondNancy Bagranoff, University of Richmond

Nancy Bagranoff is Professor of Accounting and University Professor at the University of Richmond.  She is a CPA and has worked for General Electric and as a Faculty in Residence at Arthur Andersen. Professor Bagranoff was Dean of the Robins School from 2010 until 2019.  Prior to that appointment she served as Professor of Accounting and Dean of the College of Business and Public Administration at Old Dominion University.  Dr. Bagranoff has taught at several universities, including American University, George Mason University, and Miami University.  Her areas of teaching and research are accounting accounting information systems, and cybersecurity. Dr. Bagranoff has extensive volunteer academic and professional service experience.  She has been President of the American Accounting Association, Chair of the Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Board of Directors of the AICPA, and Chair of the Economics Club of Hampton Roads.  She has been on the Board of Directors of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and co-chaired the Business Accreditation Task Force that developed the 2020 Business Accreditation Standards.


Suzanne MintzSuzanne Mintz, AACSB International

Suzanne Mintz serves as Assistant Vice President, Accreditation Strategy and Policy at AACSB International. In addition to managing a portfolio of business schools worldwide, she is responsible for co-leading the daily management of the Accreditation Services department. She oversees the management of AACSB’s volunteer network globally, including training, engagement and recognition strategies for AACSB’s volunteers. She assists in leading strategic initiatives in the Accreditation Services department and liaises with the Business Accreditation and Accounting Accreditation Policy Committees. Prior to joining AACSB, Mintz spent approximately 10 years in corporate training and development for a financial services firm, responsible for overseeing the implementation of sales and management development programs. She holds an MBA in finance and management from the University of South Florida in Tampa.