Amanda Thompson-Abbott

Assistant Professor


Amanda Thompson-Abbott received her MBA at Marshall University in 2003. She currently teaches Cost Accounting as well as Federal Taxation and Principles of Accounting. She is the Faculty Advisor for the Volunteer International Tax Assistance Program since 2009 and the Coordinator for SCORES since 2008. Amanda has been a committee member for WV Society of CPAs Student Recruitment Committee since 2016. She continues to be the Site Coordinator for Volunteer Income Tax Assistance.

MBA, Business Administration, Marshall University, 2003
BBA, Accounting, Marshall University, 2001
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Center for Teaching and Learning, Marshall University, November 2018
Nominated for WVSCPAs Outstanding Educator Award, West Virginia Society of CPAs, December 2017
Council of Chairs Award for Teaching Excellence, Marshall University, April 2017
Best Teacher, Accounting, Faculty Awards Compendium, April 2015
ACC 198: Accounting Professionalism
ACC 216: Principles of Accounting
ACC 318: Cost Accounting I
ACC 348: Federal Taxation
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), Site Coordinator, February 2009 to Present
Lemonade Day, April 2015