As the owner of Budd Management Systems, Dr. Budd has been a frequent consultant in practice improvement initiatives. She is a Professor Emeritus at Baylor University, where she taught courses in management accounting and project management. For a number of years Dr. Budd was chair of the Business Environment and Concepts Subcommittee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and also has been Chair of the Finance & Metrics Committee of the Theory of Constraints International Certification Organization (TOC-ICO). She is certified in all areas of Theory of Constraints by the TOC-ICO and currently is a Chartered Global Management Accountant. In addition, for 6 years she was certified as a Project Management Professional by the Project Management Institute. Dr. Budd completed extensive training with the Avraham Y. Goldratt Institute in Theory of Constraints concepts, including Critical Chain Project Management and Management Skills, and is a former member of the Institute's JEMBA group. She is a member of numerous organizations including the Financial Executives Institute, Institute of Management Accountants, and previously was a member of the Project Management Institute. Dr. Budd has authored and co-authored numerous books and articles on accounting. She now devotes her time to research and golf.
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
M.B.A, Baylor University
B.B.A., Baylor University summa cum laude
A.A., Applied Arts, McLennan Community College
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Portfolio 5313-2nd: Internal Reporting, Improvement Initiatives, and Building Resilient Organizations
Internal Reporting, Improvement Initiatives, and Building Resilient Organizations explains how accounting departments can function in a business environment that is demanding more real-time information and less historical accounting information.