Garry Cook FCPA, FCA
Garry is a partner and former chair of Crowe Mackay LLP. He has had a successful and extensive career in public accounting, working as a senior partner in a local Calgary firm for over 20 years before founding his own practice, which he merged with Crowe MacKay in 2005. In addition to his professional endeavours, Garry has volunteered extensively within the profession, including currently serving on the CPA Canada Private Enterprise Advisory Committee, and the community. For these contributions, he was awarded Fellowship in 2007 and a Distinguished Service Award in 2010.
Garry’s commitment to the work of the Foundation has been integral to the organization’s success. In addition to supporting the Foundation, he served as a member of the Board for eight years, including a term as Chair from 2009-2011. During the period under Garry’s leadership, the Foundation launched a number of major initiatives, including 'Paying it Forward,' which supported financial literacy education for young Albertans; the annual Conference for Academics; and the Foundation’s 'Bridges to the Future' fundraising campaign.
Congratulations, Garry Cook!