Donald Dwight

Executive Tax Director, EY

Don has spent nearly 30 years serving the tax needs of his clients in a variety of industries including manufacturers, media, software, biotech, and pharmaceutical companies. Much of his experience is focused on corporate client needs, both publicly and privately held, domestic and multinational. He has led a broad range of consulting and compliance engagements, including accounting method reviews, due diligence projects, restructuring for tax efficiency, IRS and state income/franchise audits, and credits studies. Don is currently the Executive Tax Director at Ernst & Young, and previously was the Tax Manager at Jefferson Wells International, Tax Director at RSM McGladrey, Inc., Tax Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, and Tax Director at Arthur Andersen & Co., LLP. Don has led the Entrepreneur of the Year (‘EOY’) program in Austin Texas for 3 years, which recognizes Central Texas entrepreneurs. He got his MBA from Michigan State University and his BA, Kalamazoo College. He is also Certified Public Accountant: Michigan, North Carolina & Texas.