Richard Fair

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Instructor of Professional Practice
Office Location: 
100 Rock: Room 4026-1
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Academic Info

B.S., Rider College; Accounting


Governmental Accounting and Auditing


Governmental Accounting; Intro to Financial Accounting; Concepts of Auditing

Richard Fair is a certified public accountant and a certified government financial accountant.  Richard has more than 30 years experience serving in New Jersey state government, including more than 18 years as the New Jersey State Auditor. Richard was responsible for performing financial and performance audits of all state agencies in New Jersey. He is the immediate past National President of the Association of Government Accountants, past President of the National State Auditors’ Association and formally a member of the Comptroller General’s advisory committee on government auditing standards and domestic working group.