Deal, Keren

DepartmentSchool of Accountancy
OfficeCollege of Business
Office HoursMW 7:00 - 8:00 am; 9:15 - 11:30 am; Other Times by Appointment
Office Location313 Clement Hall


Dr. Keren H. Deal, CPA, CGFM is a Professor of Accounting with the AUM College of Business.  She is the Co-Director of the Online Government Financial Management Program at AUM which was established in 2009.  Prior to her AUM appointment, she served as an Accounting Manager with the State of Alabama from 1993 – 2000.  She has published articles in the Journal of Government Financial Management, Journal of Business and Economic Perspectives, International Journal of Business, Accounting, and Finance, and Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management.   She is a past President of the Montgomery Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants (AGA) and is the RVP-Elect for the Gulf Region.  Dr. Deal also serves on the AGA Ethics Board and is Vice Chair of the Journal of Government Financial Management editorial board for the national AGA association. She is Secretary to the Board of the Government Finance Officers Association of Alabama and is a frequent lecturer and consultant to the Alabama Association of School Business Officials. 

EducationPh.D. (2007) Auburn University
M.B.A. (1995) Auburn University at Montgomery
B.S. (1992) Auburn University at Montgomery