GBQ Partners LLC (GBQ), an INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) Top 100 tax, accounting and consulting firm, recently announced the addition of TJ Conger and his team of professionals. This joining of forces will add significant depth to GBQ’s core tax and assurance services across several industries with a focus on our Nonprofit Services practice.

With a long history of empowering growth of the nonprofit community, GBQ’s specialized practice is made up of passionate professionals who understand the intricacies of nonprofit organizations and their unique accounting and fiduciary needs. Offering a full range of tax, accounting, and consulting services, including board governance, grant compliance, and strategic planning, this addition of associates complements GBQ’s existing practice and expands the capabilities of serving clients who fortify our communities.

GBQ Managing Director Darci Congrove shared, “We are thrilled to welcome experienced talent to the firm while purposefully expanding the organizations with whom we have the opportunity to provide strategic financial guidance. Our team’s expertise combined with our passion for furthering the mission of those we serve is why clients count on GBQ to empower growth.”

Prior to joining GBQ as a senior director, TJ Conger was the managing partner at John Gerlach & Company, where he provided tax and accounting services to clients for more than 40 years. “GBQ has a well-earned reputation for its commitment to for-profit and nonprofit organizations and the communities they serve,” stated Conger. “We look forward to joining the team and building upon their innovative approaches and solid solutions to seamlessly serve the needs of our clients.”

Since 1953, GBQ has fostered an environment beyond that of routine financial statements and tax returns. As evidenced by countless internal community initiatives and nonprofit board work, our team believes in the importance of giving back to the community and making a difference in the lives of others.


About GBQ

At GBQ, our purpose is clear: we empower growth; growth of our people, our communities and our clients’ businesses. A top tax, accounting and consulting firm for 69 years, we’re driven by the outcomes that we know can change the lives of those we work with and for. We’ve learned that this is what matters most to our stakeholders. It is this purpose that drives and inspires us every day. It’s why we exist.

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