Gerald is a veteran accountant and CPA who began his accountancy career in Idaho Falls. He is a founding partner at the accounting firm Searle Hart & Associates, PLLC. As an accountant Gerald specializes in Tax and Estate Planning; IRS and State Tax Audit Resolutions; Tax and Estate Planning; Small Business Consultation; and Individual, Business, Estate and Trust Income Tax Return Preparation. Gerald has degrees from Ricks College and Idaho State University. He is a member of the Idaho Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Shelley Kiwanis Club.