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Managing Partner, Robinson, Grimes & Company

  • Education - BBA 1975, Finance - Terry College of Business
  • Professional
    • Managing Partner, Robinson, Grimes & Company
    • Began practicing with Robinson, Grimes & Company upon graduation (the firm he is currently with)
    • In 1981, accepted the position of vice-president of finance with a large highway specialty-contracting firm to serve in a turnaround capacity
    • In 1982, with goals met, he returned to Robinson, Grimes
    • Georgia Society of CPA's
      • President from 1994–1995
      • Also served in areas of Strategic Planning, Education Foundation, Legislation, And Budget
    • AICPA
      • Presently Chairman
      • Federal Key Persons Program
      • Governing Council
      • Benevolent Fund
      • Foundation
      • State Legislation Committee
      • National Board of Directors
      • Finance Committee of the Institute
      • Chairman of the Expert Panel Oversight Group
  • Community/Civic Involvement
    • Teacher, Columbus State University
    • Advisor to the accounting department, Columbus Technical College
    • Active member, St. Anne Parish
    • Chairman of the Diocesan Finance Council in Savannah, GA
    • Chairman of the school board for the parish elementary, middle and high schools for seven years
    • Homebuilders Association of Columbus
    • Vice-Chairman of the Columbus Building Authority
    • Member, Chamber of Commerce Leadership Columbus Alumni
    • Served as national parent chair (along with wife, Rhonda) of the Annual Fund for the University of Dallas
  • Nominator - William Schneider (supported by Ruth Bartlett)