Mr. Summers is President of Summers & Associates, LLC, and a partner in the certified public accounting firm of Turbyfill, Summers, and Wall, LLC. Prior to these affiliations he completed eight years as Chief Financial Officer and Controller for AIMS Worldwide, Inc., a five-subsidiary publicly-traded marketing and media corporation where he was responsible for design and execution of all financial and accounting functions, including timely, accurate reporting to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the Internal Revenue Service.
He has also been Controller and Business Manager for several nonprofit organizations as both employee and volunteer. In addition, he was C.F.O. and Controller for News USA, Inc., a national public relations/publicity firm where he began as Production Manager and subsequently designed and implemented operations systems for the company’s growing product line. As a member of the executive management team, he originated the C.F.O./Controller position and later became Executive Vice President.
As a consultant Mr. Summers has had a wide variety of experiences including contract accountant/controller work, individual tax preparation, and nonprofit audit. In addition, he serves on the Finance Committee of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington (D.C.).
A member of the National Society of Accountants and the National Association of Tax Professionals, Mr. Summers holds a Master of Science degree in Management from Louisiana State University and earned graduate credit from The University of Virginia and Tulane University in New Orleans. Active in many collegiate organizations, he was Local Committee President of the International Association of Students in Economics and Business Management and a member of the Union Program Council and the Governing Board, and he was admitted to the campus honorary fraternities of Omicron Delta Kappa and Mortar Board.