- Business Administration
- Master of Business Administration
BBA, MBA Pace University
Elizabeth Kolar is assistant professor of business and a certified public accountant at Delaware Valley College. In addition to her in-class support of students, she conducts mock interview for accounting majors, serves as a faculty advisor to the student chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and places DelVal college students in internships and full-time positions nationally.
Since joining the faculty in 2004, she has coordinated the College's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program which provides free tax preparation assistance to low income families and served on the Farm Market Operations and Task Force committee. Kolar is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA), American Society of Women Accountants, and serves on the Relations with Colleges and Universities committee. She has held teaching positions at Bucks County Community College, Seton Hall, and Pace Universities. Prior to her teaching career, Kolar was a senior auditor with Coopers and Lybrand in New York.
In 2008, Professor Kolar was named Outstanding Educator of the Year by the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) which recognizes full-time Pennsylvania college and university accounting educators who have distinguished themselves in the classroom setting and are actively involved in the accounting profession. She also received the Distinguished Faculty Member of the Year Award that year from the DelVal community.
In 2009, she was awarded the American Society of Woman Accountants Northeast Region Business Woman of the Year Award.