Charles D Baird

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin-Stout
Owner, Baird Accounting Services
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):

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout, Department of Business
        Assistant Professor
        1999 -
      • 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 -
      • 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

    Uncategorized

    • 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

    Grant

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

Reviewer / Editor

    Reviewer, Textbook

    • Completing the Accounting Cycle

      Assisted Prentice-Hall in revising their best- selling accounting text by Harrison/Horngren/Mills, 7th Edition, by reviewing Chapter 4 and three key supplements for the Annotated Instructor’s Edition. (2005)

    • Principles of Accounting

      Assisted Prentice-Hall in reviewing Chapter 4 of their first edition of Principles of Accounting by Mills, 2005. (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)