Terry D. Warfield
Board of Trustees
Dr. Warfield is a PwC Professor in Accounting and chair of the Department of Accounting and Information Systems at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he focuses his research on accounting standards and disclosure policies, including the effects of accounting information and disclosures on securities markets.
From 1995 to 1996, Dr. Warfield served as the academic accounting fellow in the Office of the Chief Accountant at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington D.C. In that position, he worked on projects related to financial instruments, financial institutions, and helped coordinate a symposium on intangible asset financial reporting.
Previously, Dr. Warfield worked in the banking industry. He also has previously served as a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council (FASAC), the principal advisory body to the Financial Accounting Standards Board. He has been a member of the FASB’s Financial Accounting Standards Research Initiative Advisory Board, a group that facilitates outreach to the academic community on issues related to the FASB agenda.