WHAT INSPIRES YOU, INSPIRES US.

Tom E. Ritchie, CPA

Partner, Board Chair

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"To me, client service is bringing value to my clients by providing them with great service and progressive thinking, while still managing to save them money."

OVERVIEW

Tom has provided public accounting services to small businesses since 1987. He is a valued resource to his clients, with extensive experience in state and local tax, including tax services and tax credits. Tom applies his tax expertise to create federal and state tax savings opportunities for his clients. He also is Eide Bailly’s Chairman of the Board.

Tom does everything he can to save or make money for his clients, whether it be through tax savings, more business or whatever the client needs.

Tom is a passionate advocate for finding a cure for Lou Gehrig's disease (ALS). He is the founder and director of an annual ALS golf tournament that has raised more than $900,000 for ALS research. Tom enjoys participating in the tournament, as well as golfing year-round. Tom also is active on church and school boards and committees. In his free time, he is a hand and foot model.

QUALIFICATIONS

Memberships

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants

Eide Bailly, Board of Directors

Designations/Licensures

Certified Public Accountant

Education

Bachelor of Science, Business Administration and Accounting – Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

KNOWLEDGE

Client Work

Has provided hundreds of clients the opportunity to save more than $100 million using tax credits.

COMMUNITY

Community Involvement

Make A Wish – Oklahoma, Former Board Member

Community Care, Board Member

University of Tulsa Newman Center, Board Member

Christ the King Church, Former Finance Board

Bishop Kelley High School, Former Board of Directors Member

Oklahoma State Alumni, Board Member