Gary A. Hotchkiss, CPA
Gary’s professional career has encompassed public accounting in the capacity of staff to partner level in firms ranging from small to international practices, and industry experience at the controller and chief financial officer level. Gary’s experience also includes three years as a member of the Auditing Standards Board of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. For several years, Gary served as the senior technical reviewer for the Texas Society of CPAs for peer reviews conducted in that state. Various organizations such as the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and state societies of CPAs have named Gary as their discussion leader of the year. Participants have noted that he enhances his presentations by including real-life examples and drawing upon a “somewhat dry” sense of humor.
Gary, currently, is a partner in a small accounting practice in Dallas, Texas. Additionally, Gary is the President of RealisticApproach Seminars, Inc. RealisticApproach Seminars, Inc. develops and provides professional training, exclusively through state societies of CPAs, to CPAs throughout the country.