Leah Kratz

Leah Kratz

Office Phone: (540) 432-4153


Main Campus, Harrisonburg

Office Location: CC 206D

Assistant Professor

Business & Economics Dept

Leah Kratz, CPA, MBA teaches various courses in the Accounting program including Financial Accounting, Intermediate Accounting, Cost, Tax and Auditing. She earned an accounting degree at EMU and MBA at James Madison University. Her work experience includes public accounting and most recently in government, working for the State of Virginia as the Assistant Fiscal Director of Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center. Leah lives in Harrisonburg with her husband, Jeremy and their four children, Madeleine, Sophia, Anderson and Nolan. In her spare time she enjoys travel, cooking, reading and exercising.


Masters of Business Administration
James Madison University – 2006

Bachelor of Science – Accounting
Eastern Mennonite University – 2000

Church, Community and Professional Service

Church Council – Harrisonburg Mennonite Church, 2013 to current
Supervisory Committee – Park View Federal Credit Union, 2009 to current
Various Teaching and Committee Work – Harrisonburg Mennonite Church, 2010 to current
Treasurer – First Night Harrisonburg, 2007 to 2011

Certifications and Licenses

Certified Public Accountant – Virginia license

Professional Memberships

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

New Courses Taught

Intermediate Accounting III – Fall 2015
Federal Income Tax – Fall 2014
Introduction to Finance – Fall 2014
Advanced Accounting – Spring 2013
Survey of Accounting – Fall 2012
Cost Accounting – Spring 2008
Intermediate Accounting II – Spring 2008
Intermediate Accounting I – Fall 2007
Financial Accounting – Fall 2007
Auditing – Spring 2007

EMU Service

Faculty Search Committees, 2015-2017
Academic Review Committee, 2014-current
ADCP Assessment Committee, 2012 – current
EMU Faculty Senate – elected senator, 2010-2012
Undergraduate Enrollment Strategies Committee, 2010-2012