Ope Aboagye

Visiting Professor of Accounting
Accounting

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Education

M. S., Mathematical Economics
University of Bergen,
Bergen, Norway 1994

B.S., Economics
University of Bergen,
Bergen, Norway 1992

B.S., Finance and Banking
University of Lagos, Nigeria 1988

Contact

Duke Hall
208A
P: 909.748.8500
E: ope_aboagye@redlands.edu

Courses Taught

ACCT 210: Financial Accounting and Reporting

ACCT 415: Tax Accounting

BAMG 365: Accounting and Finance for Managers

BUSB 095: Math Fund for Business

BUSB 145: Math Foundations for Business

BUSB 260: Financial and Managerial Accounting

Experience

University of Redlands, Redlands, CA
2015 to present

•Senior Adjunct Faculty, School of Business

•Certified to teach the following:
Economics for Business
Mathematical Foundations for Business
Mathematical Fundamentals for Business
Financial & Managerial Accounting
Accounting & Finance for Managers

Montgomery Christian Institute, Gaithersburg MD

2010 - 2014

•Pre-Calculus/Advanced Math Instructor, covering curriculum with Statistics.

•Calculus I Instructor for high school.

•Algebra 2 and Geometry Instructor, covering all aspects of curriculum.

•Micro- and Macroeconomics Instructor.

•Periodically assess student learning and provide appropriate counseling where necessary.

•Encouraged honest student feedback and incorporated in teaching methods where applicable.

•Held parent conferences to increase student success.

Key Accomplishments:

•Successfully motivated even the most intimidated students to appreciate and excel in math.

•Achieved enabling classroom dynamic that built unity and cooperation among students, while fostering a love for math.
 
•Planned, strategized and collaborated with other faculty to create a structured and streamlined high school curriculum program for the math department.

Private Math Instructor, Gaithersburg MD
2001 - 2010

•Tutored Algebra 1 and 2, Geometry and Pre-calculus, one-on-one to a variety of students, while homeschooling 3 children.

•Mentored, coached and encouraged students to think critically and search out knowledge widely and diligently in their pursuit of academic and personal success.

Independent Financial, Accounting and Bookkeeping Consultant, Gaithersburg MD
2001 - 2014

•Provided financial advisory services to clients in the restaurant, landscaping and common ownership housing industries.

•Prepared and maintained accounting records and financial statements, including budget, income, taxation and payroll statements.

•Performed bank reconciliations and collaborated on audits.

•Ran collections office.

•Legal liaison between homeowners’ BOD and law firm.

•Processed all real estate sales and closings for community.

Ferguson Asset Management, Potomac MD
1995 - 2001

•Series 65 - Registered Investment Advisor with over $36 million under management.

•Managed individual client, small business portfolios and retirement plans, delivering superior year to year returns.

•Worked with various brokerage houses to provide exceptional client care.

University of Bergen, Norway
1993-1994

•Graduate Teaching Assistant, Statistics Department.

•Taught undergraduate Statistical Methods class, covering all aspects of college level introductory Probability and Statistics.

Industrial Development Bank, Nigeria
1988-1989

•Performed Financial and Project Economic Analysis.

•Gathered data from bank-sponsored programs for evaluation.

Sparebanken Vest, Bergen Norway
1987

•Worked as a Banking Intern on a student exchange program