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The Kelley Advantage

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Worldwide Reputation

Attending Kelley for my MBA afforded me the opportunity to make lifelong friends, strong alumni business contacts and land my dream job!

Jennifer Dahlgren,
MBA '07

Alumni Awards

J. Robert Shine, C.P.A. J. Robert Shine, C.P.A. (BS '45, LLD '95)
Distinguished Entrepreneur 1985


Born and reared in New Albany, Indiana. Graduated from New Albany High School and Indiana University. President of Sigma Nu Fraternity. Married to Pindy.

Entire career spent in public accounting with Monroe Shine & Co., Inc. as a certified public accountant.


  • President, Indiana CPA Society
  • President, Indiana University School of Business Alumni Association
  • President, Indiana University School of Business Development Cabinet
  • Chair, Southeastern Indiana Campaign for Indiana University
  • Executive Council of Indiana University Alumni Association
  • Search Committee for Chancellor of Indiana University Southeast
  • Dean's Advisory Council of the School of Business of Indiana University
  • The Business Advisor's Council of Indiana University Southeast
  • Council of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Editorial Advisory Board of Journal of Accountancy
  • Contributing Editor to Practitioners Forum, Journal of Accountancy
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • United Way


  • Indiana University Southeast Board of Advisors
  • Community Foundation of Southern Indiana
  • Officer of New Albany Kiwanis Club
  • Officer of New Albany Country Club
  • Board of Trustees of Saint Meinrad Archabbey


  • Board of Directors of Hilliard Lyons Government Fund
  • Board of Overseers of Saint Meinrad School of Theology
  • Board of Trustees of Saint Meinrad Archabbey
  • Member of Endowment Committee of Saint Meinrad Archabbey Endowment Fund
  • Board of Advisors of Abbey Press


  • 1985 Distinguished Entreprenuer Award from Indiana University School of Business
  • 1989 Distinguished Alumni Service Award from Indiana University
  • 1995 Chancellor's Medallion from Indiana University Southeast
  • 1995 Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree from Indiana University
  • 1996 Wells Rally Day Recipient from Sigma Nu Fraternity
  • 1999 Rotary Club Community Toast Honoree
  • 2000 Southern Indiana Chamber of Commerce Community Service Award