Meet the new Loras employee: Dr. Jenny McGary
Dr. Jenny McGary
Specialty: Assistant professor of accounting.
Education: BA in Finance from the University of Iowa, and MACC (Masters of Accountancy) from St. Ambrose. DBA (Doctor of Business Administration) degree in progress at DePaul University. CPA; CMA in process.
Family: Married with four children.
Q: What experience do you have in your field?
A: I have had over 10 years experience in accounting, mainly in public accounting, but more recently I have over four years of teaching experience.
Q: What are some of your favorite classes to teach?
A: Principles of Accounting (Managerial Accounting and
Financial Accounting). These are the foundational classes in my
Q: What advice do you have for students taking your class?
A: This is an amazing place; there are so many opportunities here! Use this as an opportunity to explore what you’re passionate about. Then build your
career around that.
Q: What’s another fact about your family?
A: My family and I live in DeWitt, IA, on a family farm that has been in my husband’s family for four generations.