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Jeffrey Davis, MBA

Instructor of Accounting & Finance

  • MBA, Eastern University
  • BS in Accounting, Gannon University
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Certified Public Accountant
Classes I teach
  • ACCT 501 Managerial Accounting & Finance

Jeffrey Davis is an Instructor of Accounting & Finance at Messiah University. He also serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Presbyterian Senior Living (PSL). PSL is one of the ten largest nonprofit providers of senior care in the country.

Jeff has led Presbyterian Senior Living’s growth in affordable living options for seniors developing over 1,200 senior living apartments since 2004 and receiving an innovation award from Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency. In addition to being recognized as an innovative leader in this area he has been a leader in the development and installation of green energy efficient improvements and construction throughout PSL, speaking frequently on both topics. Under his leadership Presbyterian Senior Living has also been recognized as a leader in nonprofit financial transparency.

Prior to being named CFO, Jeff held various positions in the field of finance. He was VP Secretary Treasurer at Dahlstrom Manufacturing in Jamestown, New York; Director of Finance at Eastern College in St. Davids, PA; Operations Manager at GAF Materials Corp, Erie, PA; and most recently held the position of Senior Manager at KPMG in Harrisburg, PA.

Jeff has taught accounting and finance courses at Eastern University, Penn State, University of North Texas, Jamestown Community College and Gannon University.

Jeff is also a board member of the Pennsylvania Joint Underwriting Association, which is a state sponsored medical malpractice insurer.