Oklahoma Baptist University

Gerry Nixon

Associate Professor of Accounting

Bailey Business Center 239

OBU Box 61737
500 W. University
Shawnee, OK 74804


Gerry Nixon came to OBU in 2009 with over thirty-five years of accounting and higher education experience. Most recently, Mr. Nixon has been the budget director for Oklahoma Christian University. He has held numerous other positions in higher education including controller, vice-president for finance and operations, and faculty. He has also been athletic director and women's basketball coach at two previous colleges.

Besides his higher education background, Mr. Nixon has also been involved in public accounting. He has been a staff accountant, senior accountant, manager, and partner. He was a partner in the accounting firm of Mierau & Nixon, CPAs, PC, a local accounting firm in Nebraska. He has also previously served as an instructor for a CPA review course.

Mr. Nixon brings a wealth of practical and teaching experience to OBU. He is married (Becky) and has two grown children (Jonathan and Katie).


A.A., York College
B.S., Oklahoma Christian University
M.B.A., University of Central Oklahoma
Certified Public Accountant

Courses Taught

ACCT 2013 - Principles of Accounting I
ACCT 2023 - Principles of Accounting II
ACCT 3713 - Cost Accounting
ACCT 4204 - Tax Accounting I
ACCT 4213 - Tax Accounting II
ACCT 4454 - Auditing
ACCT 4502 - Accounting Information Systems