John Rose is currently a faculty member in the Department of Accounting in the College of Business Administration at Kent State University, where he has taught since 2003. He received his B.B.A and M.B.A from Kent State University. Prior to joining the Department of Accounting full time in 2010, Mr. Rose worked for 24 years in public accounting at Ciuni & Panichi in Cleveland, Ohio. He continues to work at Ciuni & Panichi and is a partner in the Audit and Accounting Services Group. Mr. Rose is a Certified Public Accountant, and a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the AICPA Employee Benefits Audit Quality Center, International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans and The ESOP Association.