Larry Simmons is the President and CEO for Business & Financial Solutions, Inc. Before founding Business & Financial Solutions in 2002, Mr. Simmons worked for Deloitte as the Regional Director of Government Contracting and Nonprofit Services.
In addition to his professional credentials, Mr. Simmons serves the community in various areas. He is the Chairman of the Board for Women Who Care Ministries Inc., treasurer for the Phoenix Foundation of Maryland, Inc., and treasurer for Tree of Hope Associations, Inc.Mr. Simmons formerly served as Co-vice Chair and General Public Representative on the Montgomery County, Maryland Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Advisory Council, which advises Montgomery County Council, on drug and alcohol policy. He received his initial appointment by County Executive Isiah Leggett in 2011, serving through 2020.
As president and CEO of Business & Financial Solutions, Mr. Simmons has the opportunity to work with a large variety of companies and organizations, providing forensic accounting, and project and grant accounting with major corporations and organizations. His experience is valued by law firms, where he provides expert testimony in fraud and forensic cases. Additionally, he has worked with a variety of nonprofit organizations from start-up phases to ongoing operations.
Mr. Simmons is committed to the assistance of those who are less advantaged, or vulnerable to society and the economic systems. He serves in several other capacities in the nonprofit community in his attempts to help effect change. He is a respected member of the business community in the Washington DC Metro Area.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Auburn University with focus on Forensic Accounting
- MBA in Finance from Auburn University