Working in both Big Four public accounting and private industry positions, Clay has extensive experience in assisting privately held companies with U.S. federal and state income tax planning and compliance, financial accounting for income taxes (ASC 740), tax due diligence, and tax research projects.
After beginning his career within Deloitte Tax LLP’s federal corporate and flow-through entity group, Clay lead the tax department at Main Street Capital Corporation, where he was responsible for managing the corporate level tax operations. While there, he specialized in structuring M&A transactions, tax due diligence, and efficient tax planning for the company’s numerous lower middle market portfolio companies.
Clay is a CPA and received his BBA in Accounting and an MS in Finance from Texas A&M University. In his free time, you can find him with his wife, Christine, and two young daughters, traveling, exploring nature, and cheering on their favorite sports teams.