John Holt, CPA, CGMA

John Holt, CPA, CGMA

Experience

John Holt has been the partner on the audits for American Samoa Government and the County of Kauai. John is also the audit partner for the local municipalities and authorities.

John assists clients in many ways, including installation of accounting software and systems, and performing due diligence related to mergers and acquisitions. He also provides business planning services in financing, profit maximization, and business succession. John has significant experience serving governmental and non-profit clients, performing financial and program audits for local and state agencies and departments. He also possesses a variety of experience providing professional services to profit entities.

John’s diversified background includes a management position with Ernst & Young. In the Entrepreneurial Services Group, he sharpened his skills providing accounting, auditing and business advisory services for family-owned and closely held businesses. John audited colleges and universities and provided internal training on the integration of computers with audits as well as technical audit concepts and techniques.

Education

B.A. degree in Accounting and Computer Information Systems, Grove City College

Professional Licenses

Certified Public Accountant, Pennsylvania and Hawaii

Professional and Community Development

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Government Finance Officers Association

Northern Allegheny County Chamber of Commerce

Greater Pittsburgh Christian Classical Education Conference, Founding Board Member Christian Homeschoolers, Founding Board Member and Treasurer

Blackburn Study Center, Founding Board Member and Secretary/Treasurer

Coalition for Christian Outreach, Board Member, Treasurer

Northern Allegheny County Chamber of Commerce

North Park Church – Elder, Finance Committee Chairman

Personal

When he isn’t working, John resides in Wexford with his wife, Deb, and his sons Andrew, Peter, and Jonathan. He enjoys spending time with his family by taking hikes, travelling, and volunteering at his church.