William T. Fricke

William T. Fricke

WilliamTFrickeCPA, CFF, CGFM, CGMA

Since 1999 William Fricke has served as the Firm’s managing partner and provides accounting, audit, tax and consulting services to commercial, government, and nonprofit clients. Prior to becoming managing partner of Fricke & Associates, P.C., he worked for over 20 years as a small business and individual client services partner and as the partner-in-charge of the governmental and nonprofit practice sections of the firm of Metcalf Rice Fricke & Davis.

Specialization Includes:

  • Individuals
  • Small Business Enterprises
  • Law Firms
  • Medical Practices
  • Film and music production
  • Real Estate
  • High Tech Firms
  • Retail/Wholesale
  • Distribution/Manufacturing
  • Trusts
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Government Contractors
  • Federal, State and Local Governments
  • Litigation Support
  • IRS Representation

Career Highlights:

William has more than 30 years experience advising individual and commercial clients. He served at the partner level in the audit of the US Department of Labor, the first ever audit of a Department of the Federal Government. He also was the partner in charge of the audit of the U.S. Government’s pension plan for three years in a joint venture with the accounting firm of KPMG. His experience includes serving as the auditing partner in charge of audits of Cherokee County, Harris County, The Atlanta Regional Commission, the Georgia Department of Industry and Trade, the Georgia Building Authority, the Newton County Library System and hundreds of large and medium size government, nonprofit and commercial entities.

Education and Affiliations:

  • Graduate of the University of Georgia with postgraduate studies at Georgia State University
  • CPA Certificate in the State of Georgia (CPA)
  • Certified Financial Forensics Accountant (CFF)
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • Certified Governmental Financial Manager (CGFM)
  • Member of the real estate and nonprofit committees of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of the Institute of Nonprofit Advisors
  • Past Chairman of the Governmental and Not-for-Profit Services Committee of BKR International
  • Served on the Quality Review Committee of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Past Chairman of the Peer Review Committee of BKR International
  • Member of AICPA, PCPS Editorial Advisory Group

Community Service:

Mr. Fricke currently serves as the Treasurer of the nonprofit organization Warrior 2 Citizen. he served as an elder and chairman of the finance committee at Mount Carmel Christian Church for 15 years and was president of the Stone Mountain Kiwanis Club. He was a member of the board of Mount Carmel Christian School. He served as a local chapter president and as a member of the state board of directors of the Georgia Jaycees.