Texas Tech University

Kimberly Tribou

Kimberly Tribou, MBA

First-Year Ph.D. Student - Accounting

Education: MBA, Policy and Planning, University of New Mexico (2008)
Area of Expertise: Government Accounting, Internal Audit, Ethics and Fraud, Internal Controls

Phone: 806.742.3181
Office Hours: by appointment
Room Number: E370

Email:  kimberly.tribou@ttu.edu
Website: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/rawlsbusiness/people/phd/accounting/kimberly-tribou/index.php

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Education and Professional Experience


  • MBA, Policy and Planning, University of New Mexico (2008)
  • BBA, Accounting, McMurry University (2004)

Professional Experience
  • TFC Consulting 
    • Manager (2013-2015)
  • U.S. Department of Energy Office of Inspector General
    • Senior Auditor (2009-2013)
    • Staff Auditor (2007-2009)
  • Gap, Inc.
    • Staff Accountant (2005-2007)
  • Chavarria, Dunne, and Lamey LLC CPAs
    • Experienced Staff Accountant (2005)
    • Staff Accountant (2004-2005)
    • Accounting Intern (2003)




  • "Pension Plans and the Bottom Line" - 2004 National Conference on Undergraduate Research
  • “Education for the 21st Century: Online and Distance Learning Programs.” Southwest Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 2005 (With Dr. Patricia LaPoint).
  • Legal and Ethical Performance of Government Contractors: A Façade of Compliance - 2015 International Association of Business and Society with Patsy Lewellyn (USC-Aiken) and Jeanne Logsdon(University of New Mexico)
  • Organizational Drift: From Arthur Andersen to the Department of Veterans Affairs - 2015 Southwest Social Science Association with Robert Wallace (McMurry University)


  • American Accounting Association
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association of Government Accountants
  • Institute of Internal Auditors
  • International Association of Business and Society
  • Southwest Social Science Association


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