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Ed Grasso
Professor of Decision Sciences
Coordinator of the Management Discipline
grasso@eckerd.edu
727-864-8433

Forrer 121
Eckerd College
4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Management

Management

Ron Rossomando

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Ron RossomandoBehavioral Sciences Collegium
MBA, Fairleigh Dickinson University; BS Accounting, New York University

Phone: 727.864.8443
Office: Sheen Science Center (SHC) 111
4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711

Ron joined Eckerd College as an Accounting Instructor in 1993 and has continuously taught in both the resident and PEL programs. He teaches Financial and Managerial Accounting, as well as providing sponsorships for independent study in Business Startups. Because of his extensive business and professional background, he brings real world experiences to the classroom.

Ron has over 40 years hands-on experience in various accounting, financial and managerial positions with for profit, non-profit and governmental organizations such as Standard Brands, AON, TIAA-CREF and the IRS. In addition, he has served as a consultant to Uniroyal, National Distillers, AON, Filter Queen, West Bend and dozens of small businesses, where he assisted them in improving revenues and profits.

Ron holds an Enrolled Agent designation, which enables him to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service, and he maintains a tax practice with a select group of clients.

Ron has lectured professionally on the following topics: Managing Time for Profit, Techniques of Work Management, Budgeting, Cost Control, and Starting Your First Small Business.

Ron has served as an officer and board member on community and professional associations, including The Society for Information Management, Pinellas Emergency Mental Health Services, Gateway Area Commerce Association, Administrative Management Society, the Planning Forum and the Oasis School.

At Eckerd College, Ron has served as the Faculty Athletic Representative to the NCAA and faculty advisor to the Management Club and the Society for the Advancement of Management Club.

Fiske Recognition

Fiske Guide 2013 Eckerd College has been recognized for Business in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2013.

Management at Eckerd

Combined, management majors and business administration majors comprise one of the largest programs of study at Eckerd College, providing many opportunities to interact with students of different perspectives. The department is continuing to grow and foster opportunities for learning and interning abroad.