Haworth College of Business Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award

McGuirtMilford McGuirt, B.B.A.’78
Atlanta Office Managing Partner

Milford McGuirt is the managing partner of the Atlanta office of KPMG, an audit, tax and advisory firm. He is responsible for overseeing the delivery of high-quality client service, attracting and retaining key professional resources, execution of a growth and market expansion strategy, and representing the firm in the marketplace and community. Additionally, McGuirt serves as the area managing partner for the mid-south region, including Birmingham, Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville and Jackson.

He brings more than 30 years of experience to KPMG, providing financial statement audit services to a wide range of clients across a variety of industries.

McGuirt has most recently worked with a number of prominent educational institutions and academic medical centers. Prior to becoming managing partner in 2015, he served as KPMG’s national audit sector leader and national industry leader for the higher education practice since 2009.

Currently, McGuirt serves on the Executive Committee of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and as Finance Committee Chair of the United Way of Metro Atlanta, Vice Chairman of the Board for the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education, and Audit Committee Chair for the Woodruff Arts Center. Additionally, he has previously served on the Nominating Committee for KPMG’s Board of Directors.