College Planning Services
Gary is a Certified Public Accountant in New York and a Certified College Planning Specialist. He is the co-founder of the CollegeLOAN Evaluator and owner of College Planning Services. Mr. Carpenter has also provided continuing education courses in the area of college planning and financial aid for the New York, Connecticut, Oklahoma, New Hampshire, Georgia, California, Oregon and Pennsylvania State Societies of CPA’s, the New York State Bar Association and the Financial Planning Association of New York.
Gary is co-author of College Financial Planning for Any Income Level and has been quoted in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, MONEY, Financial Advisor, AARP Magazine and on MSNBC and CNBC. He has had over thirty years experience in tax and financing and has spent the past eight years in college planning and consulting.
He is a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the National Institute of Certified College Planners. He is active in committee service for the New York State Society of CPA’s and serves on the boards of several non-profit organizations.