In 1977, Curtis and Rose Blakely founded Curtis Blakely & Co., P.C., CPAs with one bookkeeper and a secretary. Curtis and Rose brought honesty, integrity, and the highest accounting standards to their firm. These qualities helped them develop their firm philosophy of delivering to the client a high-quality accounting product at a fair price. From those humble beginnings, Curtis Blakely & Co., P.C., CPAs has grown to a firm full of qualified professional staff that are ready to meet your needs.
Curtis Blakely graduated from the University of North Texas with Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting. He served 2 years with the Army Audit Agency, Ft. Sam Houston, Texas. He began work in public accounting in 1958, became a partner in Green, McReynolds, Forbis & Blakely in 1964, and co-founded Curtis Blakely & Co., P.C. in 1977.
Rose Blakely graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor of Science in accounting. She began work in public accounting in 1972, worked 1 year in private industry in 1975, and co-founded Curtis Blakely & Co., P.C. in 1977. She served the firm in auditing, consulting, acquisitions and disposition of business, and has extensive experience in presenting seminars on a statewide and national level.
Through their leadership and work ethic they grew Curtis Blakely & Co., P.C. into the firm it is today.