Shareholders' Profile

Darrell J. Thaw, CPA, CGMA

Darrell is the founder and CEO of Thaw & Company, PC, CPA. A 1979 graduate of Valdosta State with a BBA in Accounting, Darrell has been in public practice his entire professional life. While working for larger firms earlier in his career, he saw the real need to bring quality professional accounting services at an affordable price down to the small, closely-held “Mom & Pop” businesses. So, for some thirty years we have served small businesses and their owners right here in the Golden Isles of Georgia. Having grown up on St. Simons Island, nothing gives Darrell more pleasure than serving and helping the people of his community with their business, accounting, and tax needs. Darrell is very active in his community and profession and has served as Past President of the St. Simons Exchange Club, the Frederica Club, and the Coastal Georgia Chapter of the Georgia Society of CPAs. Darrell is also a past Chairman of the Deacons at First Baptist Church of St. Simons Island. Darrell is currently very active with the Georgia Society of CPAs having served on its Board for several terms and served as the statewide Chairmen for 2013-2014. He now serves as Immediate Past Chair of the GSCPA. Darrell has been elected to and is also serving on the American Institute of CPAs national Council. Darrell is currently serving a three-year term on the Board of Trustees of the Georgia Federal Tax Conference. He takes the greatest pride in his partner in life and in practice, his wife of over 30 years, Debbie and their two grown sons!

Deborah T. Thaw, CPA, CGMA


Debbie is the President of Thaw & Company, PC, CPA and a 1980 graduate of Valdosta State, also with a BBA in Accounting. With over thirty years of accounting and tax experience, Debbie stands ready to assist the men and women of the Golden Isles with all their professional accounting needs. Debbie is very active in her community and in her profession having served on the boards of numerous organizations. She has served as President of four diferent PTA's in Glynn County. She has served as a Deacon at First Baptist Church of St. Simons Island, as a statewide Director at Large for the Georgia Society of CPAs, as a member of the GSCPA Conventions task force, and as past-president of Education Foundation of the Georgia Society of CPAs.

Darrell & Debbie with Gov. Nathan Deal