Punita Sura is an adjunct assistant professor with the Accounting & Taxation department at Walsh College. During the past 9 years at Walsh, she has taught a variety of accounting courses including Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Intermediate Accounting 1, Financial Accounting Concepts, and Business Combinations. She has over fifteen years of consulting experience in accounting and information systems across multiple industries, with specialized knowledge of the healthcare industry.
Prior to joining Walsh College, Ms. Sura worked at Trinity Information Services for nine years as a Product Manager responsible for implementing and supporting General Financial and Patient Financial Systems at 11 hospitals in Michigan and Iowa. She directed a team of 16 business and technical analysts to implement customized financial applications at client hospitals. She also led a Patient Accounting Directors’ User Group to help identify best practices across hospitals and prioritize user issues/requests for enhancements. In addition, Ms. Sura has over six years of consulting experience at PricewaterhouseCoopers where she was primarily responsible for designing and implementing solutions for various financial systems and customized applications across diverse industries.
Ms. Sura developed an early interest in teaching when she worked as a Graduate Teaching Assistant to help pay for her M.B.A. education. She began her career teaching introductory undergraduate financial and managerial accounting courses at the University of Iowa; she is very happy that she has come full circle and is back to teaching accounting again.
Last updated: January 2017