Gregory J. Anton, CPA, CGMA



Bachelor of Science, Accounting, University of Northern Colorado







Industry Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Board of Directors (2006-2009, 2010-2013), Chairman (2011-2012)

International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), Nominating Committee (2014-2017)

National CPA Financial Literacy Commission, Chairman

Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, Past Board Member

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), Past Council Member (2011-2013)

Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants (COCPA), Board of Directors (1999-2005), Chairman (2004-2005)

Executives Partnering to Invest in Children (EPIC), Founding Member and Past Chairman

Mile High United Way, Board of Trustees

Junior Achievement – Rocky Mountain, Inc., Board of Directors

Colorado Concern, Member

UNC Monfort College of Business, Deans Leadership Council


American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Gold Medal Award for Distinguished Service
Colorado Society of CPAs Distinguished Service Award
Bill Daniels Ethical Leader of the Year – 2018

Short biography

Gregory J. Anton is the Chairman and CEO of a top 150 public accounting firm. Throughout his career, Greg has provided accounting, auditing and consulting services to private, public and multinational businesses, including capital transactions, equity offerings and initial public offerings (IPOs).  Greg has had significant involvement in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), serving two terms on the Board of Directors (2006-2009, 2010-2013), as chairman from 2011-2012. He’s been a member of the AICPA’s Governing Council since 2004 and is currently the chairman of the National CPA Financial Literacy Commission. Through May 2018, Greg was a member of the Board of Directors of Citywide Banks, a subsidiary of Heartland Financial USA, Inc., a multibillion-dollar financial services company. Prior to Heartland’s acquisition of Centennial Bank in February 2016, he served on the Board of Directors and chaired the audit committee of Centennial Bank’s parent company, CIC Bancshares. Currently, he sits on the Boards of Directors for Nevada-based biosciences company EMS Genomics, LLC and WeeSchool, Inc., a private, Denver-based early education technology company.

Fun Facts

An outdoor enthusiast, Greg once broke the world record for skiing the most vertical feet in 24 hours.