Charles J. Garrison, CPA Chief Executive Officer and Shareholder

Charles J. Garrison, CPA

Phone: (303) 382-5225

Professional Background

Charlie is the Chief Executive Officer and Shareholder at FBLG. He previously worked at two banks in Colorado, as both a loan officer and CFO. In 1994, Charlie joined the firm as a staff auditor and has accumulated more than 20 years experience in the banking industry. He has also taught various banking-related courses and has been a speaker at numerous conventions and seminars.

Certifications & Affiliations

  • Certified Public Accountant, Colorado
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants

Areas of Experience and Expertise

  • Tax planning and compliance
  • Fiduciary and estate tax compliance
  • Internal audits for financial institutions
  • Trust examinations for national and state banks 
  • Audits of common trust funds and various types of employee benefit plans
  • Directors' examinations
  • Mergers and acquisitions 


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting, Colorado State University