About Karl O. Poythress
Karl and his wife Caroline have three married daughters, Christian, Anna and Susie. He is a lifetime resident of the Birmingham area and is a third generation accountant. He is an active member of Altadena Valley Presbyterian Church (PCA) where he serves as an elder. He has served as a board member of numerous nonprofit organizations for many years and currently serves as the president of a Christian teaching ministry. He is active in Evangel Presbytery (PCA). Karl has an interest in organ donation issues, having been the donor for a kidney transplant in 2001.
Karl graduated from the University of Alabama in Birmingham (1974) and was a founding member of Poythress, Hughett & Mathews, LLC. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Alabama Society of CPA’s.
Karl has over 40 years of experience involving such areas as accounting, auditing, bookkeeping, income tax, and estate tax. His clients include many types of businesses and nonprofit organizations.