Carl is a Eugene native and attended North Eugene High School and the University of Oregon. He and his wife, Celia, have 2 grown children and 4 grandchildren. Outside of work, they enjoy traveling and have spent an extensive amount of time in South America and Central America. They also run their own specialty antique business.
Carl began his career working for Coopers and Lybrand in Eugene for 8 years. Prior to joining B\VAL in January 2021, he was a partner in 2 local firms, which primarily was Zirkle & Long, for an additional 38 years. His main areas of focus are providing assurance services, tax services and business consulting to the manufacturing, real estate and construction industries.
Carl is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Construction Financial Management Association, and is an Eagle Scout.