Bruce Friedman is responsible for the effective and efficient stewardship of resources created through Business Services operating activities. In an operating capacity he also provides oversight to Home Ownership Services, the Morris Arboretum and the Campus Hotels.
Mr. Friedman came to the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Dental Medicine in 2014 after over twenty years in the private sector. Bruce’s prior experience included three years as Chief Financial Officer of CSMI, a charter school management company located in Chester, PA. Bruce also served as vice president & corporate controller for Nobel Learning Communities, Inc. (2006-2011), a leading provider of preschool and K-12 education. Prior posts included financial leadership positions at Exelon Corporation and Verizon, Inc. that included financial planning and analysis, accounting operations and financial and operational audits. Bruce began his career in 1990 at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Bruce is active in the Special Needs and Orphan Disease community as he serves on the boards of Bournelyf Special Camp and Dyskeratosis Congenita Outreach, Inc. (DC Outreach, Inc.). A CPA in the state of Pennsylvania, he holds an MBA and a BS in accounting and finance, both from Drexel University. He is currently pursuing an MS in Organizational Dynamics at the University of Pennsylvania. Bruce and his family reside in West Chester, PA.