Lydia Whitt Rosencrants
Professor of Accountancy
Lydia Whitt Rosencrants is the Accountancy Department Chair and Boatwright Associate
Professor of Accountancy at LaGrange College. This is her seventeenth year as a member
of the LaGrange College faculty. In 1999, Dr. Rosencrants graduated from Michigan
State University with her Ph.D. in Accounting. She has an undergraduate degree
in Accounting from the University of Richmond. Dr. Rosencrants' primary work experience
is in the auditing field. She worked as an auditor for a big-4 firm as well as
for the Virginia State Bureau of Insurance. She has taught a wide variety of courses
in the accounting and finance areas. She is a member of several professional organizations
including the American Institute of CPAs, Georgia Society of CPAs, Institute of
Management Accountants, and American Accounting Association. She serves as a Council
Member for the GSCPA, GSCPA Educational Foundation Board Member and Secretary for
the Accounting Program Leadership Group Board of Governors.
Dr. Rosencrants is married to Scott, and they have seven children. She enjoys
yoga and reading.