Decorti Rodgers-Tonge
Associate Professor, Central Connecticut State University

Biography

Dissertation: The Changing Landscape of New England Colleges and Universities: What Factors are Associated with the Retention of Black, Latinx, and White Students?

Decorti Rodgers-Tonge has more than 15 years of experience in internal and compliance audits, and risk consulting. She has in-depth experience in designing, leading and ensuring successful execution of engagements. She also has facilitated training sessions related to productive organizational collaborations, time management, operational efficiencies and building professional habits to improve career success. Decorti currently serves as the Chair of the Undergraduate Accounting Program at Bay Path University, where she provides visionary leadership for the Undergraduate Accounting Program, facilitates undergraduate and graduate courses, advises and mentors students, proactively addresses retention issues, develops curricula, and assesses academic programs.

Decorti earned her MSAT from the University of Hartford, her DBA from the Fox School of Business, her MBA from Western New England University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts (Amherst).