Brian F. Tankersley, CPA, CITP, CGMA, is a consultant who advises firms and companies on accounting technology issues. Brian has made presentations in 46 of the 50 U.S. states, served as a guest speaker for many professional accounting organizations across Canada, and publishes a nationally recognized blog on accounting and technology. He has over 20 years of professional experience, including accounting, auditing, technology, and education.
Cygnus Business Media recognized Brian F. Tankersley as one of the “Top 25 Thought Leaders in Public Accounting Technology” for 2011–2014. He also received the Outstanding Discussion Leader Award from the Tennessee Society of CPAs in 2009 and 2013 and wrote the Article of the Year for the Tennessee CPA Journal in 2011. He holds bachelor’s degrees in both accounting and finance, cum laude, from the University of Tennessee. Brian also maintains numerous vendor software certifications and is a member of the Tennessee Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. Brian and his family make their home in Farragut, Tennessee.