Jacqueline A. Burke Chairperson and Professor (516) 463-6987 Department of Accounting, Taxation and Legal Studies in Business Weller Hall, Room 205 Frank G. Zarb School of Business 134 Hofstra University Hempstead, New York 11549-1340 Email | Bio
Department of Accounting, Taxation & Legal Studies in Business
Phone: (516) 463-5684 Fax: (516) 463-4834 205 Weller Hall
Accounting Department Advisement Specialist and Zarb School Internship Coordinator Patrick O’Brien E-mail | Bio
Bio Patrick received his Bachelors of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in Accounting (Summa Cum Laude), as well as his Masters in Science (M.S.) in Accounting (with Distinction) from Hofstra University. While at Hofstra, Patrick served on the executive board of the Delta Pi Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi and contributed research to an academic article concerning mandatory auditor rotation, which was eventually published.
Upon graduation from Hofstra University, Patrick worked at Deloitte & Touché in New York City in the audit practice. He served primarily public and private clients in the media and entertainment industries. Patrick also worked in the private sector as a Financial Analyst within the Corporate Controller’s Group at Sotheby’s.
Patrick is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of New York and is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).