GEORGE MORRIS SVP - Accounting & Compliance
George joined Linear in December 2018. He brings financial expertise supporting private real estate and operating businesses. As a “back office” infrastructure expert, George enjoys bringing systems, controls and processes into the 21st century. Competencies include financial reporting, financial planning & analysis, risk management, IT applications & infrastructure, business intelligence, treasury and cash flow forecasting.
Recently, George was Chief Financial Officer at Benchmark Senior Living, LLC. During George’s 9-year tenure, Benchmark grew from 40 to 54 assets under management and rolled-out new senior living facilities that resulted in long-term value creation. George was responsible for infrastructure scalability, accounting & reporting, treasury, the strategic direction of the IT department, investor relations and supported risk management. George oversaw the assimilation of new assets and compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.
George graduated from Saint Bonaventure University with Bachelors’ degrees in Finance and Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Massachusetts. He spent 12 years in public accounting and most of his career has been focused in the real estate industry.
When not in the office, George enjoys spending time with his wife and their 3 sons, basketball, hunting, woodworking, golfing and skiing.