H. Drew Fountaine
Experience & Background
Drew serves as an expert witness and consultant in the areas of forensic accounting, business and financial valuation, and applied finance. He has worked with Phillips, Fractor & Company, LLC for more than 10 years.
Drew currently teaches accounting and finance in Pepperdine University's Masters of Applied Finance and MBA programs. Previously Drew has also taught accounting and finance at California State University, Northridge and Sonoma State University. Prior to pursuing academics, Drew worked for approximately 20 years in public accounting and a variety of corporate financial management roles, including one with a publicly-held multinational corporation.
At Pepperdine University, Drew has been involved with the development of online curriculum and has also developed online materials for John Wiley & Sons in the area of applied finance. Drew has published academic research in the areas of portfolio construction and the impact of accounting information on stock performance, and wrote his doctoral dissertation on applications of Activity-Based Costing to educational institutions.
Drew obtained a B.S. in Business Administration, Accounting from California State University, Fresno. Later on he received his MBA and his Ed.D from California State University, Northridge. His dissertation focused on activity-based costing.