Clyde Mackey is currently Director of Finance and Compliance for Ground Floor Development, LLC. Ground Floor Development is a multi-family real estate developer, specializing in Low Income Housing Tax Credits. As a Director of Finance and Compliance, Clyde has a variety of responsibilities including, investor relations, tax compliance, financial statement and audit compliance, and interfaces with state agencies and financial institutions. Clyde also serves as an Adjunct Professor for the University of Dallas Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business.
Recently he took a sabbatical from his professional life to do volunteer work in SE Asia. He worked through Volunteer Teachers Thailand teaching English in a Thailand high school for two months. He worked through SaPa O’Chau, teaching English for one month while living in a tribal members’ village, TaPhin, Vietnam.
He has more than 35 years of experience in public accounting, including approximately 12 years with two international firms. Clyde spent 15 years managing and operating his own CPA firm until it combined with CF & Co. in 2008. While in public accounting, Clyde serviced a variety of clients including high net worth individuals, partnerships, emerging growth businesses and privately-held companies. He has extensive experience providing financial statement audits, as well as tax compliance and planning. Clyde had a practice concentration in the real estate industry. He also served clients in professional services, technology, and the not-for-profit sector, among others.
Clyde holds an MA in Accounting from the University of Alabama. He is a Certified Public Accountant, earning his certificate in 1978. He has also earned a Certified Management Accountant certificate. He is an avid cyclist and has completed the 100 mile bicycle ride in the annual Hotter ‘N Hell Hundred, Wichita Falls, TX, 2006 through 2013.