David Oxley, currently serving on the Newtown Township Board of Supervisors, is seeking election to a 6-year term in November. Oxley’s business experience and commitment to public service will make him a continuing asset on the Board.
Oxley was born and raised in the Hartford, CT area by his parents who emigrated from Barbados to the U.S. David’s father was active on local committees and served as a Justice of the Peace and Notary Public. From an early age, David was encouraged to participate in service projects by his father’s example. He and his brother founded Caribbean Advanced Recycling, Inc to promote green initiatives on Barbados.
David is a financial planner for Fulton Financial Advisors in Yardley. He focuses on long-term planning strategies for his individual, corporate and not-for-profit clients. He worked for Fortune 500 companies like Citibank and Morgan Stanley before venturing out on his own at Fulton. In addition to serving his clients, David continues to expand his business by building and leveraging relationships. He also enjoys participating in training and financial literacy workshops.
David moved to Newtown in 2013 with his wife Danielle, who grew up here and graduated from Council Rock in 2003. They both believe that Newtown is a place where their family will grow and prosper, citing good schools and a family-friendly community. They have 4 children ranging in age from 3 to 15.
David’s vision for Newtown includes promoting fiscal responsibility and long-term planning for responsible growth in the Township. With his strong financial background and network of relationships, he believes he is uniquely qualified to attract new businesses which can provide jobs, tax revenue and invigoration of the Township. He is also committed to introducing programs to promote family activities and community involvement.
The Oxley family has been active at Thompson Memorial Presbyterian Church in New Hope for the past 8 years. Danielle volunteers for junior church and David is part of leadership at the church, chairing the Finance Committee and participating in various study and discussion groups.
David graduated from University of Hartford in 2006 with a BA in Politics and Government. He is a member of the Bucks County Community College Authority, Newtown Bucks County Joint Municipal Authority, and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Incorporated.