Charles D Baird

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Owner, Baird Accounting Services
Assistant Professor
Business Department
College of Management

Office: 250 Jarvis Hall-Technology Wing
Phone: 715-232-2568
Email: bairdc@uwstout.edu

Brief Biography

When not teaching or working in my private accounting practice, my wife Kaye and I enjoy traveling, fishing and boating, and adding to my chocolate tin, die cast, and mold collection.

Teaching Interests: Managerial accounting, cost accounting, profit planning, and financial accounting.

Research Interests: Empirical research related to more effective teaching methods.

Education

    • ABD Accountancy, Supporting Fields-Finance and Management
    • University of Missouri
    • Columbia, MO, 1971
    • MBA Master of Business Administration
    • Memphis State University
    • Memphis, TN, 1967
    • BA Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
    • Harding University
    • Searcy, AR, 1966

Licensures and Certifications

  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA):

Courses Taught

  • BUACT-200 Financial-Mangl Acctg-Eng Tech
  • BUACT-201 Financial-Managerial Acct
  • BUACT-206 Intro To Financial Accounting
  • BUACT-207 Intro-Corp and Mangl Acctg
  • BUACT-335 Accounting For Mgmt Decisions
  • BUACT-730 Financial and Cost Analysis

Work Experience

Academic: Post-secondary

    • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Department of Business
    • Assistant Professor
    • 1999 - Present
    • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Accountancy
    • Senior Lecturer
    • 1998 - 1999
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Accountancy
    • Lecturer
    • 1996 - 1998
    • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Accountancy
    • Assistant Professor
    • 1982 - 1994
    • District One Technical Institute-Eau Claire, Accountancy
    • Instructor
    • 1981 - 1982
    • University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Accountancy
    • Assistant Professor
    • 1977 - 1981
    • Mankato State University, Accountancy
    • Assistant Professor
    • 1971 - 1976
    • University of Missouri, Accountancy
    • Assistant Professor
    • 1967 - 1971
    • Memphis State University, Accountancy
    • Graduate Assistant
    • 1966 - 1967

Industry

  • Baird Accounting Services
    • Owner
    • 1971 - Present
  • Western Dairylane EOC
    • Business Development Specialist
    • July 1995 - December 1995

Intellectual Contributions

    Manual

    • Baird, C., & Jones, K., (Published). Business Planning.
    • Baird, C., & Mattson, D., (). Cash Flow Management.
    • Baird, C., & Mattson, D., (). Financial Planning and Budgeting.
    • Baird, C., & Mattson, D., (). How to Work Successfully With Your Accountant.

Presentations

    Oral Presentation

    • Baird, C., (May, 2009). Writing Your Business Plan. ,

Applied Research

    Consulting

      • (On-going)
    • Small Business Development Association (Clients were within a 60 mile radius of Eau Claire, WI).
      • (May 20, 2011)

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research

    Grants

    • Baird, C., UW-Stout Curricular Incubation Center Grant. Sponsored by UW-Stout Research Services (Funded).

Reviewer/Editor

  • Reviewer, Textbook: Completing the Accounting Cycle (2005)
  • Reviewer, Textbook: Principles of Accounting (2005)

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Award

    • Small Business Administration Counselor of Year Award in Wisconsin, (1990)

Professional Memberships

  • Institute of Management Accountants, Chippewa Valley Chapter
  • Institute of Management Accountants, Minneapolis-North Star Chapter

Service

Department/School

  • Committee Chair, Accounting Search and Screen Committee (September 20,2014 - Present)
  • Committee Member, Search and Screen Committee (October 2013)
  • Committee Member, COM Grievance Committee (May 2012)
  • Committee Member, Textbook Selection Committee (March 2010)

College

  • Alternate, Curriculum and Instruction Committee (August 25,2014 - Present)
  • Committee Member, Student Disciplinary Hearing Committee (August 25,2014 - Present)
  • Representative, COM Grievance Committee (2005 - Present)
  • Committee Member, Department of Business, Search and Screen Committee (2005 - 2013)

University

    UW-Stout

  • Committee Member, Planning and Review Committee (2005 - 2012)

Professional

  • Director of Student Activities and Academic Relations and Educational Projects, Institute of Management Accountants, Chippewa Valley Chapter (1992 - 1995)
  • Director of Manuscripts, Institute of Management Accountants, Minneapolis-North Star Chapter (1987 - 1989)

Community

  • Guest Speaker, University of Wisconsin-Stout Outreach Services (May 2009 - Present)
  • Volunteer, Flaming Pine Youth Camp (1980 - Present)
  • Owner of my private accounting practice, Baird Accounting Services (1977 - Present)