Carleton L. Williams, Founding Partner, formed CW Associates, CPAs, in July 2008, as the successor to the accounting and auditing practice of a local CPA firm he co-founded nearly 20 years earlier. Carl has over 30 years of public accounting experience, including 11 years with the international accounting firm of Deloitte, during which he provided audit and consulting services to a variety of businesses and their owners, governments, nonprofit organizations, employee benefit plans, and other entities throughout Hawaii and in the Pacific Islands. Carl is a certified public accountant, licensed in the State of Hawaii. He has a Master’s of Business Administration degree in Finance and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Hawaii. He is a recent past President of The Pacific Club, and a past-chairman and current board member of several of Hawaii’s finest nonprofit organizations. Carl is a past President of the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants (HSCPA) and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He also represented Hawaii on the AICPA Governing Council and servers on the State Board of Public Accountancy.