Christine Petrovits is an Associate Professor of Accounting at the Mason School of Business. She earned her B.B.A. and her M.B.A. from William & Mary and her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her teaching and research interests focus on financial reporting in both corporate and nonprofit organizations. Before joining the Mason School faculty she taught at NYU and George Washington University. Her study examining how donors consider governance disclosures when making giving decisions recently won the 2013 Best Paper Award for nonprofit research from the American Accounting Association.