Todd W Robinson

Robinson, Todd W

Accounting & Finance
MST Graduate Taxation Program
MBA Program
MS BioTech Program

Lucas College and Graduate School of Business
San José State University
One Washington Square 
San José, CA 95192-0066



Office Hours

BT 955 Tuesday 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm (1630 to 1730), or Zoom by appointment. I often publish, via Zoom, tutoring sessions. Look to Canvas for those when scheduled.

Office Location

BT 955, SJSU Business Tower, 9th Floor

Education and Experience - A Powerful Combination

Have the goal, while at this university, to obtain the best education you can.  Then combine that with wonderful work experience in your chosen field.  Education & Experience are a powerful combination, which will defeat ignorance and poverty.


  • Master of Science - Taxation, Golden Gate University, San Francisco
  • San Jose State University, Graduate Study - Taxation
  • California Military Academy, Officer Candidate School
  • Bachelors of Science - Business Administration & Economics, University of La Verne (Lordsburg College)
  • Associate in Arts - Hancock College

Licenses and Certificates

  • Certified Public Accountant, California State Board of Accountancy
  • Master MEMS, Military Emergency Management Specialist Academy/FEMA Emergency Management Institute/Center for Domestic Preparedness
  • Certificate, New Mexico Tech - Energetic Materials Research & Testing Center
  • Certificate, Texas A&M, Engineering Extension Ser
  • Certified Club Coach, USA Weightlifting


Professional Experience

Todd Robinson is an adjunct faculty member at SJSU teaching both undergraduate and graduate level courses. He is a CPA and served as a principal/partner/shareholder with leading accountancy firms in Silicon Valley.  Previously he was a Tax Managing Director with the Big 4 accounting firm of KPMG. He has engaged in the practice of public accountancy since 1986.

Courses Taught at SJSU

Bus1 20 - Financial Accounting

Bus1 20N - Survey of Accounting

Bus1 21 - Managerial Accounting

Bus 220 - Financial & Managerial Accounting (MBA Program)

Bus 223D - Seminar in Tax Planning & Practice (MST Program)

BIOL 202TA - BioTech Products (MS in Biotechnology, Financial/Accounting Module)

Head Coach - SJSU Powerlifting & Olympic Lifting Team (2012 - 2019)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Institute of Management Accountants
  • International Association for Financial Planning
  • National Guard Association of the United States
  • National Guard Association of California
  • USA Powerlifting
  • USA Weightlifting
  • United States Powerlifting Association