Elaine Phelan

   Director, MS Accounting Program
   Siena Hall 432                                                               


Year Degree Insitution
1983 M.S. in Accounting University at Albany, SUNY
1978 B.B.A. in Accounting Siena College

Financial Accounting, Intermediate Accounting I and II, Taxation I

Research/Professional Activities 
Professor Phelan’s research interests include her focus on the increasing complexities of the Federal tax code and alternatives for simplification. Her passion is to provide services to the underrepresented taxpayer in our region. She spearheads the VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program at the College. 

She is a member of the
·         American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, NYS Society of Certified Public Accountants, serving on the Statewide Higher Education committee
·         Internal Revenue Service Small Business Educators team.