Senior Lecturer, Accounting & MIS
Areas of Expertise
Stephanie L. Lewis is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Valuation Analyst and teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Federal taxation and financial accounting. Before joining The Ohio State University, she worked for one of Ohio’s largest independent business consulting and public accounting firms, serving clients in a variety of industries. During her career in public accounting, Stephanie was involved in tax compliance and research work in the areas of individual, partnership, corporate and exempt organization tax. She was also involved with business valuations for estate, gift and income tax reporting purposes. In addition to teaching, Stephanie currently works with a textbook publishing company verifying tax return problem solutions and continues to provide tax preparation and consulting services.
Stephanie is an advisor to Ohio State teams in the PricewaterhouseCoopers Tax Policy Case Competition ("xTax") and the Deloitte FanTAXtic Student Case Competition. She also directs the Fisher/OSU Tax Clinic, where Fisher students volunteer annually to provide free tax preparation services for low-income Columbus taxpayers.
Stephanie is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts. She also serves on the Academic Advisory Board for Kaplan CPA Review.