Gregory began his career with a non-profit research company. After the non-profit experience, he joined First Atlanta Bank, a $6 Billion regional bank, now known as Wells Fargo. He spent over 8 years as an accounting officer with this bank. He then spent over six years leading the financial planning division of Orkin Pest Control, a division of Rollins Corporation. After hands-on experience with Orkin, he left to join Johnson Industries, a subsidiary of Genuine Parts, where he began as controller and advanced to chief financial officer in 3 years. During these years, he directed the accounting, credit, treasury, strategic planning, human resources, risk management, audit, and tax functions. In addition, he has provided financial and accounting expertise to an international manufacturing concern, the mortgage industry, and telecom organizations.
Gregory earned a Bachelor's in Science degree from Purdue University, a Master of Arts at Emory University and a Master in Professional Accountancy from Georgia State University. He is currently a Certified Management Accountant, a Certified Public Accountant and a Six Sigma Green Belt.
Most recently, he has worked with the banking division of Deloitte and Touche and as a team lead for Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) settlement support. He assisted the FDIC in organizing claims and identifying recovery opportunities.
Gregory is active in his community and a member of the following boards: Peachtree Heights Civic Association, Institute of Management Accountants - Atlanta Central Chapter, Financial Executives International - Atlanta Chapter, Sugar Mill Residents Association, Alpha Sigma Phi Educational Foundation, Unity Christ Center.
"Gregory is a great strategist, says Danny Dukes, managing member and senior partner. He brings more diverse experience and professional certifications to our firm."