Darci L. Congrove, CPA
Darci Congrove joined GBQ in 1998 and became a Partner in the firm in 2003. In 2010, Darci was elected Managing Director.
Prior to joining the Firm in 1998, Darci worked in the tax practices of two regional firms. Her client base is focused primarily on closely-held businesses and their owners, and real estate companies, for all of whom she performs a wide range of tax planning and compliance services, as well as general business consulting.
Darci is actively involved in the community and serves as Board Chair of the Columbus-Franklin County Finance Authority, Board member of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce, Treasurer of Committee4Children and Past Board Chair for the Women’s Fund of Central Ohio.
Darci graduated from the Leadership Columbus program in June 2003 and was named by Columbus Business First as one of Columbus’ Forty Under 40 young professionals in 2002.
Darci was chosen as one of the 12 outstanding leaders by the Women for Economic and Leadership Development (WELD) in 2010, received the 2010 United Way of Central Ohio’s Robert S. Crane Jr. Young Philanthropist Award, and was recognized by Columbus Business First in 2015 as one of Central Ohio’s Influential Women to Know. In 2016, Darci was a Smart Business magazine Smart 50 award honoree.
In 2015, Darci was awarded The Frank Fetch Award from the German Village Society. This award is the Society’s highest honor and recognizes the exemplary service and contributions of an individual who embodies the dedication and commitment demonstrated by German Village pioneer Frank Fetch.
Darci also frequently speaks in the community on topics of tax, wealth planning, and business management issues.
- Miami University, Oxford, Ohio – M.Acc, Taxation & B.S., Business, Accounting
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- The Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants