BS - Anna Machuca

Ana Machuca, PhD, CPA, CFE, CGMA

Dr. Ana Machuca has over 20 years of experience in the fields of accounting and finance. She is a certified public accountant (CPA), chartered global management accountant (CGMA), and a certified fraud examiner (CFE). She has been teaching accounting and finance on campus and online for over 20 years. Her research interests include auditing, ethics, and fraud. She is an avid endurance cyclist.

Dean’s Message:

“Dr. Machuca was the first in her family to earn a PhD. She is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), and American Accounting Association (AAA).”


  • PhD, Financial Management, North Central University 
  • Master in Accounting and Financial Management (MAFM), Keller Graduate School
  • Master of Business Administration, Webster University
  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting and Finance, Florida Southern College


  • Ana Machuca, P.A., Owner, CFO
  • Agency 1 Realty, Owner, CFO

Areas of Teaching:

  • Accounting
  • Finance