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Michael W Bender

Executive in Residence of Accounting
Michael W. Bender


Mike is the Executive in Residence of Accounting at Loyola University in the Sellinger School of Business.  Mike has taught for over 20 years as an adjunct and fulltime instructor at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Mike’s teaching experience includes financial and managerial accounting, individual tax, corporate and business tax and tax research and writing.  Prior to joining Loyola, Mike was in public accounting for over 40 years, 30+ of which were as a tax partner at Big 4, national and regional firms.  Throughout his career in public accounting Mike served clients of all shapes and sizes and was a valued business advisor to his clients.  Additionally, Mike was a sought-after career advisor to the staff members of his department.  He brings decades of practical, business experience to his students.

Academic Degrees

Master of Taxation, The University of Akron, May 1982
Bachelor of 
Arts, Baldwin Wallace University, Accounting & Finance, June 1977

Professional Memberships

Certified Public Accountant
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Maryland Society of Certified Public Accountants