Carol Nichols, CPA

Controller

As Controller at HighGround Advisors, Carol oversees the accounting team. She is responsible for analyzing financial information, preparing financial reports, coordinating external audits and the budget preparation process, reviewing tax filings, overseeing investment fund accounting, and implementing internal control policies.  

Carol came to HighGround in 2016 and has over 20 years of accounting experience, primarily in the nonprofit industry. She previously served as Controller and Business Manager for First Baptist Church of Dallas, where she managed the financial operations and financial reporting. 

Carol is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member of both the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Texas Society of CPAs (TXCPA). She graduated cum laude from Southern Methodist University with a BBA in Accounting and a BA in English.

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Carol Nichols, CPA
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