Elaine Phelan, M.S., CPA
Associate Professor, School of Management
Administration Building Suite 220, Room 224
The Sage Colleges
140 New Scotland Ave
Albany, NY 12208 Ave
Phone: (518) 292-8628
Fax: (518) 292-1964
- M.S., Accounting, University at Albany
- B.A., Business Administration, Siena College
- ACC 203 Intermediate Accounting I
- ACC 204 Intermediate Accounting II
- ACC 210 Individual Taxation
Professor Elaine Molis Phelan is the School of Professional and Continuing Education Coordinator of Business and Accounting Programs. She specializes in financial statement presentation issues and federal taxation for both individuals and businesses.
Professor Phelan challenges her students by bringing dynamic real world applications into the classroom.
As a former manager in an international “big 4” accounting firm working with some of the world’s largest companies, Professor Phelan helps students understand issues facing large multinational firms such as Google, Microsoft, and General Motors.
As the founder of her own specialized accounting practice, Professor Phelan brings her students close to the practical issues facing small business. She uses live examples from her own practice to make each class meeting dynamic and engaging.
She serves as an accounting internship mentor and regularly provides accounting career guidance to her students.
Student Career Goals
Personal Research Interests
How tax law changes affect small business decisions
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