IMA, AICPA, WICPA
A Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant, Terry Gaouette has spent over 20 years as President and owner of Gaouette and Associates, SC, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based consulting company. He is Managing Director of Platinum Red, LLC, an organization focused on the exhibition use and licensing rights of midcentury legacy stars including Marilyn Monroe. For the last five years, Gaouette has served as Vice President of H+K Sportsfields, a firm offering comprehensive feasibility studies of youth sports complexes throughout the United States. Terry Gaouette served as Executive Vice President of Options Lending Group, LLC, (OLG) from 2005 to 2009. A private investment firm, OLG financed high-growth start-up companies. Prior to working for the company, Gaouette spent nearly a decade in the roles of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for the Milwaukee Public Museum, a not-for-profit natural history organization. During his tenure, Gaouette conducted leadership training for members of upper management, worked with foreign governments to secure several international exhibits, and oversaw a $20 million budget. Committed to industry excellence, Terry Gaouette is a member of several professional organizations, including the Institute of Management Accountants, Inc., the Wisconsin Institute of CPAs, and the American Institute of CPAs. Gaouette received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Marquette University with a major in Marketing and a minor in Philosophy. Subsequent to his undergraduate education, he earned a Master of Business Administration from Marquette University and a Master of Arts in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.