George Scully

Instructor of Accounting and Management

Attorney




Education

J.D. Drake University; B.A. University of Iowa


Teaching Interests

Business Law; Legal and Social Environment of Business' Legal Concepts for Accountants; Regulation Review


Professional Accomplishments

George Scully was formerly with the law firm of Swisher & Cohert Law Firm. Prior to this position, Scully was Senior Vice President for US Bank. In this position he aided in the creation of the private banking model used by US Bank Community Banking. He also managed private banking and commercial loan departments. Scully’s work experience also includes experiences as Senior Vice President for Norwest Bank, Vice President for National Bank of Waterloo, and law practitioner for Martin, Nutting, Miller, Keith, Pedersen & Scully. Scully is a board member and past president of both Exceptional Persons, Inc. and University of Iowa-National I Club. He is also a board member of the Black Hawk County Gaming Commission.


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