Joseph BittnerDirector, Program Strategy & Development Wolters Kluwer (CCH)
Joseph (Joe) Bittner is an accounting professor for the NYU School of Professional Studies. He has 20 years of experience working in accounting education and is currently the Chief Learning Officer at Mazars USA LLP.
Previously Joe was the Director of Program Strategy & Development for Wolters Kluwer’s Tax & Accounting Learning Division, Director of Learning & Development for EisnerAmper, Manager of Education Programs for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and Manager of Academic & Career Development for the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA). He also served as a full-time accounting instructor for the University of Connecticut.
Joe began his career working with the Big Four accounting firms and transitioned into education by becoming a high school business education teacher. His experience in education includes secondary (high school), post-secondary (undergraduate and graduate), continuing, professional adult education and corporate training.
Joe is a CPA and holds a Master of Business Administration in Accounting and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Connecticut. Through the Master of Education program at the University of New Haven, he earned a Certificate in Business Education from the Connecticut State Board of Education.
Joe was honored to receive the NYU School of Professional Studies Award for Teaching Excellence and Outstanding Service Award. Joe teaches Financial Accounting Part I and Part II for NYU SPS.