Barbara  Kren
Barbara KrenMarquette University

Straz Hall, 470

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
Curriculum Vitae

Emerita Instructor of Practice - Accounting

Barbara joined Marquette in May, 1999 as a full-time Instructor in the Accounting Department. Prior to this, Barbara was an instructor at both Mount Mary College and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She has 5 years experience with Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst & Young) as a senior auditor. She has a Master of Science degree in Accounting and a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.


M.S. - Accounting, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1985

B.S. – Chemistry, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 1981

Professional Experience

Ernst & Whinney: Senior Accountant

Responsible for planning and managing audits and related engagements. Experienced in manufacturing and service organizations, including not-for-profit, governmental, SEC, and small-business clients.

Professional Interests

Barbara's area of specialization is financial accounting with an emphasis on International Reporting Standards. She is focused on undergraduate teaching improvement through development of accounting critical thinking skills and the use of technology in the classroom.

Honors and Awards

Certified Public Accountant, Wisconsin