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Larry Simpson

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Larry Simpson, Assistant Professor
Accounting & Finance, Associate Department Chair
Maine College of Business
Currently working on Ph.D. expected completion 2015 from NorthCentral University,
MBA from Wright State University, 1977
Lansing Campus

Larry Simpson, CPA has extensive experience in senior financial management mostly as a chief financial officer. During his financial career he has been a key part of two turnarounds and has helped companies achieve significant growth. He has negotiated several acquisitions and introduced and enhanced production cost tracking systems. His experience includes designing company-wide and executive compensation plans. Larry has played a key role in strategic planning and was the interim leader of an operating division.

Currently, as well as, teaching Larry provides financial and management consulting services to a variety of organizations including companies, start-ups and non-profit organizations. He is currently pursuing a PhD in Accounting. Larry is the Associate Department Chair for Accounting and Finance for several Davenport campuses, having joined Davenport University on a full-time basis in 2004. He believes that the most important thing that we can do to prepare students for careers in business is to help them develop their cognitive skills.