Jerry Gaither, CPA, CGFM, has more than 35 years of experience auditing government entities and is the partner-in-charge of Weaver’s public sector practice. With extensive experience leading engagement teams in audits, risk advisory services, forensic and litigation accounting support and consulting, Jerry brings specialized government industry knowledge to each of his clients. In addition, he is responsible for developing Weaver’s audit methodologies for financial auditing of government entities including cities, regional governments and public school districts as well as single audits meeting the requirements of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) A-133.
He is an associate member of the Government Finance Officers Association and also serves on the Special Review Committee. Jerry is a Certified Government Finance Manager and a former member of the Technical Issues Committee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as liaison to the Governmental Accounting Standards Board. With Jerry’s years of experience serving government entities and involvement in standard setting bodies, Jerry’s clients have access to important industry insights often before major changes happen. He graduated with a bachelor’s of business administration degree in accounting from Texas Christian University.