Jeffrey R. Wright is an Executive Assistant Professor of Accounting at Rockhurst University's Helzberg School of Management in Kansas City. His primary teaching focus is introductory and intermediate financial accounting, introductory managerial and accounting information systems courses with specific attention to developing sound technical, mechanical and analytical skills as it relates to accounting systems and theory. Previously he was an accounting professor at Johnson County Community College and an associate instructor at the University of Kansas. In practice he was corporate controller for Beaver Creek Resort Company in Colorado, a CPA for Peat, Marwick, Mitchell (KPMG) in Kansas City and a cost engineer on the Trans-Alaska Pipeline.
Jeff obtained both his bachelor's degree in accounting and business administration and MBA from the University of Kansas. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and holds a CPA license in the state of Kansas.