David L. Dassler, CPA, CGMA

Daniels 355
Teaching Assistant Professor
School of Accountancy

David L. Dassler

Biography at a Glance

David Dassler is a teaching assistant professor in the School of Accountancy. He brings over 32 years of accounting and finance experience to the classroom—working for firms including Xcel Energy, US WEST and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. He previously taught at Daniels from 2012 to 2022, as an adjunct professor for the Professional and Executive MBA programs. He is a Colorado native and a Daniels alumnus, having earned his MAcc and BSAcc degrees in 1990. He is an active licensed CPA in the state of Colorado and holds the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation from the American Institute of CPAs. David and his wife, Kim, are proud parents of their three adult children


MAcc and BSAcc, University of Denver, 1990

Academic Positions Held

Adjunct Professor, Daniels College of Business, 2012-2022

Awards and Honors

2017 Daniels College of Business Adjunct Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award


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