Gerry Nixon

Gerry Nixon

Associate Professor of Accounting

Office Location Bailey Business Center, 239
Phone (Office) 405.585.4419
OBU Mailbox # 61737
Email gerry.nixon@okbu.edu

Biography

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).

Education

  • A.A., York College
  • B.S., Oklahoma Christian University
  • M.B.A., University of Central Oklahoma

Certified Public Accountant

Courses Taught

  • ACCT 1001 - Fundamentals of Accounting
  • ACCT 2013 - Principles of Accounting I
  • ACCT 2023 - Principles of Accounting II
  • ACCT 3713 - Cost Accounting
  • ACCT 4454 - Auditing
  • ACCT 4503 - Forensic Accounting