William Graves

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Associate Professor, Department Chair

Office/Department: Accountancy, Department of

Location: Memorial Hall 160

Phone: (218) 755-3714

Box #: 30

Email: william.graves@bemidjistate.edu


  • MBA – University of South Dakota 1985
  • BS in Accounting  – University of South Dakota 1977


  • Certified Public Accountant


Areas of assigned teaching responsibility currently include instructing Accounting Information Systems, Financial Statement Analysis, CPA review, and Principles of Accounting.

Teaching Experience

  • August 2013 to present Assistant Professor Bemidji State University
  • Drake University – Des Moines, IA
  • Des Moines Area Community College
  • Northeast Nebraska Community College – South Sioux City, NE

Professional Experience

  • Manufacturing Controller Wells Dairy, Inc.
  • Retail Controller Terra Industries Inc.
  • Internal Auditor Medtronic, Inc.
  • Public Accounting Deloitte  LLP
  • Partner small accounting firm