Cheryl Dunn is an associate professor at Grand Valley State University. Cherylâ€™s research interests focus on REA accounting systems and cognitive aspects of conceptual modeling. Cheryl has authored textbooks on REA accounting systems. Her research has appeared in Journal of the Association for Information Systems, Decision Sciences, Journal of Information Systems, International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Communication of the Association for Information Systems, Issues in Accounting Education, and the Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting. Cheryl has served in leadership positions in the American Accounting Associationâ€™s Accounting Information Systems and Strategic & Emerging Technologies sections and in the Association for Information Systemsâ€™ Sig-ASYS group. She serves on the board of directors of the Financial Executive Internationalâ€™s West Michigan chapter. She earned her PhD in Accounting with a minor in Accounting Information Systems at Michigan State University.