Derek graduated from the University of North Georgia with his bachelor's degree in Accounting. Derek started with M3 as a Staff Accountant the same week he was taking his last college final in 2014.
As Staff Accountant, Derek performed monthly accounting services for various limited and full-service hotels. After 2 years in that role, Derek was promoted to Accounting Supervisor where he supervised a team of staff accountants and oversaw monthly financial reporting.
Derek is now an Accounting Manager at M3, where he works with various teams in the Professional Services department on Accounting Core setup and functionality. Derek is also now a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Derek is happily married and has a 9-month-old son named Matthew! He is always happy to play a round of golf as well.