Wright, a Certified Public Accountant in Kansas and Colorado, recently joined Rockhurst University's Helzberg School of Management. As a visiting professor of accounting, his primary teaching focus will be introductory financial and managerial courses with specific attention to developing sound technical, mechanical and analytical skills as it relates to accounting systems and theory.
Prior to teaching at Rockhurst, Wright was an accounting professor at Johnson County Community College and an associate instructor at the University of Kansas. He was also the corporate controller for Beaver Creek Associates, a CPA for Peat, Marwick, Mitchell (KPMG) 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.
Wright has been a member of the American Association of Certified Public Accounts, Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants and Colorado Certified Public Accountants.