- San Francisco State University - M.B.A. in Finance
- University of New Mexico - B.B.A. in Accounting
- Certified Public Accountant (58631E)
- Certified Management Accountant 17196
David Macias has taught corporate and individual tax accounting, hedging techniques, and financial products since his days as examination group manager at the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), where he spent the first ten years of his career. He was then promoted to lead the Large Business International Research Division at the IRS. David started teaching in higher education in January of 200.