Mr. Ralph J. Soucy is Professor of Accounting and Business Law at the Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration. Between 2001 and 2007, he served as the chairman of the accounting division at the Business Law Group. Professor Soucy is the recipient of the 2006 Annual CBS Dean’s Award for Excellence in MBA/EMBA teaching. Prior to joining this organization he was a member of the faculty at the California State University East Bay. Professor Soucy has served as a consultant and advisor to many organizations, including Bristol-Myers Squibb, General Electric, the New York Stock Exchange, and Morgan Stanley.