Audit Partner

Dave Kast

Experience

Dave has been in public accounting since 1975. His experience includes performing, planning and supervising audits of numerous companies in virtually all segments of the southern Colorado economy. He has worked for clients with revenues ranging from none to in excess of $200 million. He specializes in financial institutions, healthcare, real estate and high tech industries.

His experience in valuation encompasses multiple industries and situations, such as estate and gift tax, buy/sell transactions and matrimonial dispute. Dave has testified in a variety of situations involving lost profits and accounting and auditing issues.

Professional and Community Involvement

Dave is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants (COCPA). He has been an accredited Certified Valuation Analyst since 1998. He was previously a member of the COCPA Small Business, Real Estate and Nonprofit committees and a member of the AICPA Forensic and Litigation Services committee.

He serves as secretary of the Garden of the Gods Foundation. He was appointed in 1999 by the Governor to the Board of the Colorado Education and Cultural Facilities Authority (a State of Colorado conduit debt issuer) and served as chairman during his tenure.

Dave is also involved with many local community organizations, including The Pikes Peak Council, Boy Scouts of America, ComCor, Inc., Community Partnership for Child Development (Head Start), Pikes Peak United Way, Pikes Peak Mental Health Center, Pikes Peak Foundation for Mental Health, Palmer Land Trust and the Colorado Springs Economic Development Corporation.