Kerry Calnan

Executive Director, Graduate & Professional Studies

kerry [dot] calnan [at] nichols [dot] edu




  • MBA, Business Management, concentration in Accounting and Women’s Studies,
  • BS, Westfield State University
  • Western New England University

Certifications & Licenses

  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Basic and Intermediate IRS Tax preparer – VITA program

Industry Experience

Professor Calnan is the Executive Director of the Division of Graduate & Professional Studies at Nichols College. Her experience includes corporate accounting and finance positions at such companies as Alstom Power, where she was a Division Controller for a $150M domestic and international business unit. She is also the current Chair of the Board of Commissioners International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE).   

Courses Taught

  • Government and Non-Profit Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Strategic Management