Adjunct Professorial Lecturer
Department of Accounting and Taxation
B.B.A. - James Madison University (Accounting and Economics Double Major); M.B.A. - Frostburg State University; Passed examinations for the following designations: Certified Public Accountant (CPA); Certified Management Accountant (CMA); Certified Internal Auditor (CIA); Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM).
David Harvey, an adjunct faculty member since 2011, leads the internal audit function at the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB), a federal agency which administers the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) retirement program on behalf of the federal government. As the largest defined contribution plan, TSP has over $500 billion of assets under management and serves over 5 million federal employees and retireees as well as their beneficiaries. Prior to joining FRTIB, he worked at the U.S. Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) as the Deputy Director of the PBGC’s Corporate Controls and Reviews Department. He started his career as an auditor with the Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA). Areas of focus include: auditing; governmental budgeting, accounting, and reporting; internal controls and compliance; enterprise risk management; and coordination of audits by CPA firms, the Government Accountability Office (GAO), or Office of Inspector General (OIG) organizations.