A sharp, results-oriented outlook on his clients' personal finance and business needs characterizes Clay's core values as a shareholder with Darnall, Sikes & Frederick. In addition to being a senior shareholder with the firm, Clay also serves on the Firm's Executive Committee and is the Chairman of the Management Advisory Committee. Clay specializes in income taxation and business consulting.
Since graduating from University of Southwestern Louisiana (now University of Louisiana at Lafayette) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in 1981, Clay belonges to the AICPA and the LCPA. Clay is also a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) with the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts, a designation that indicates a high level of expertise and experience in business valuation, which he has used to serve clients in industries ranging from retail to chemical distributors. A licensed financial advisor, he has passed the FINRA Series 7 and 66 exams and possesses the kind of in-depth knowledge needed to provide his clients with the very best financial advice. Clay is a registered representative with 1st Global Capital Corp.
Clay derives serious professional satisfaction from seeing the growth and development of a new business, from starting small to reaching a point of consistent financial stability.
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