Mary Paige Witt

Assistant Professor (Lecturer)

School of Accounting

Career Line, Faculty

Paige graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder, in May 2001 and passed the CPA Exam that fall. During college, Paige interned for Deloitte and started a career at Deloitte immediately following graduation. She worked in the Denver Deloitte office until 2006, when she and her husband moved to Chicago. Paige was promoted to Manager that year and worked in the Investment Management Group for the Chicago office until 2009. Paige then went to work for The Northern Trust Company as a Second Vice President in the Financial Reporting Department and worked there until 2012. Paige recently completed her masters in accounting at the University of Utah and is now an audit professor at the U.

While at Deloitte, Paige was involved in the Women’s Initiative (“WIN”) and held several other leadership positions (facilitated local and national trainings and worked as Chief of Staff to the National Managing Partner for Deloitte’s Asset Management Services Group). Paige was promoted to Senior Manager in 2009 and during her career at Deloitte had the opportunity to manage numerous audit engagement teams. Paige serves on the board of Jewish Family Services and serves as the Art Show Chair for the Jewish Community Center. She also chairs the Finance Committee for the Madeleine Choir School.

Paige serves on the board of Jewish Family Services and serves as the Art Show Chair for the Jewish Community Center. She also chairs the Finance Committee for the Madeleine Choir School. Paige and her husband Ben live in Salt Lake City, Utah. Ben is a surgical pathologist for the University of Utah. They enjoy skiing, hiking and spending time with their three kids.

Paige and her husband Ben live in Salt Lake City, Utah. Ben is a surgical pathologist for the University of Utah. They enjoy skiing, hiking and spending time with their three kids.

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Education
  • University of Colorado – Undergraduate Degree in Accounting; May 2001
  • University of Utah – Master of Accounting; May 2015
Honors & Awards
  • 2015 Student Achievement Award. Federation of Schools of Accountancy, 04/22/2015
Teaching
  • ACCTG 5510-001 Accounting Auditing
  • ACCTG 5510-002 Accounting Auditing
  • ACCTG 5610-001 Read & Interp Fin Stmt
  • ACCTG 6610-003 Read & Interp Fin Stmt
  • ACCTG 5510-002 Accounting Auditing
  • ACCTG 5510-003 Accounting Auditing