Eric J. Lee, Senior Lecturer and Director of Academic Quality and Training

Eric J. Lee, MS, CPA

Director of Academic Quality & Training

Senior Lecturer

Phone: 415-442-7883

Eric Lee has taught at Golden Gate University since 1998 as an Adjunct Professor. In 2012, Eric joined the full time faculty in the School of Tax as a Lecturer and Academic Director of Quality and Training. Prior to his time at GGU, Eric worked in the tax departments at KPMG, BDO, and Deloitte over a twenty year period. While at KPMG, he earned his CPA license and received an Instructor Excellence Award for his work as a national training teacher. As a Senior Manager at Deloitte, Eric worked in the Consumer Business practice, serving large corporate clients doing business across states and overseas. Later, he served as Deloittes Learning Director for the Northern Pacific region, overseeing all tax training. Eric is also a writer and has published three books consisting of mystery short stories, and most recently in 2011, he published his first novel entitled, Trying to Win at Love. Eric holds a B.S. in Business Administration from University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business and an M.S. in Taxation from Golden Gate University.


  • BS (Business Administration), University of California, Berkeley
  • MS (Taxation), Golden Gate University

Professional & Teaching Experience

  • 2012 – Present: Senior Lecturer and Director of Academic Quality & Training, Golden Gate University

Prior Work Experience:

  • 2000 – 2012: Adjunct Professor, Golden Gate University
  • Learning Director, Deloitte

Professional Associations

Honors & Awards

  • Judith E. Browning Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2019
  • Judith E. Browning Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2017
  • Faculty Outstanding Service Award, 2015
  • KPMG National Training Instructor Excellence Award, 1998


  • Fantasy Football Consultants: Co-founded by Eric Lee, this website offers free advice and analysis for those playing fantasy football leagues, daily fantasy football, and Survivor Pools. Eric is a regular blogger during the NFL season for this site.