Jill Elizabeth Mitchell
Jill Elizabeth Mitchell is an associate professor of accounting at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA), where she has taught classes since 2008 at the Annandale campus. Since 2009, she has been an adjunct instructor at George Mason University in Fairfax.
Currently, Mitchell is co-authoring a first edition textbook, College Accounting for John Wiley & Sons, along with co-authors, Jerry Weygandt, Paul Kimmel and Deanna Martin. She is a past president of the Washington, D.C., chapter of the Accounting and Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA), and she served on the board of directors of the Virginia Society of CPAs (VSCPA), as well as the Educators’ Symposium Task Force and the VSCPA Educational Foundation Scholarship Selection Committee. She also served as founding advisor for NOVA's National Society of Collegiate Scholars Chapter, the first community college chapter to earn the Society’s highest distinction, the Platinum STAR Award.
Prior to joining the faculty at NOVA, Jill was a senior auditor with Ernst & Young’s business risk services practice in Miami. She is a certified internal auditor and graduated from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce with a master’s degree in accountancy. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business and Honors program where she earned a bachelor of business administration degree in management information systems. She earned a graduate certificate in e-learning instructional design, and she will graduate in 2019 with a master’s in education degree in curriculum and instruction, with a concentration in instructional design and technology from George Mason University.