- Arthur Anderson, LLP
- Deloitte & Touche
Education & Certification
- B.A., Business Administration - University of North Carolina
- Masters in Taxation - University of North Carolina
- Certified Public Accountant - Florida
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Boys & Girls Club of Northeast Florida - Board Member (Chairman of Board)
- Ponte Vedra Beach Rotary Foundation, Inc. - Finance Chair
- Ponte Vedra Beach Rotary Club – Finance Chair
- Beaches Education Foundation, Inc. - Finance Chair
Peter is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in the state of Florida. Peter began his accounting career with Deloitte & Touche in 1993. He worked as a tax manager with Arthur Anderson LLP from 1996 to 2002, joined Ennis, Pellum & Griggs CPAs in July 2002, and The GriggsGroup CPAs in 2004. Peter has been the Managing Partner of The GriggsGroup CPAs, now Pivot CPAs, since 2010.
During his 23 years in public accounting, Peter's responsibilities have included a wide variety of consulting and compliance services for his clients. Peters has extensive experience working with C-Corporations, S-Corporations, LLCs, partnerships, trusts and estates, as well as individual tax returns. His background covers a wide variety of industries, including construction, professional services, retail/wholesale, real estate, and manufacturing. Peter has also provided services in many of the tax disciplines, including M&A, financial accounting, employee benefits, payroll taxation, sales & use taxation, income and franchise taxation, consolidated returns, and family wealth planning. He currently focuses much of his attention on closely held businesses and complex individuals and families.
Peter has been active with the Boys & Girls Club of Northeast Florida since 2004. Since then, he has served on the Board of Governors as Chairman of the Board and multiple terms as Finance Chair, a position he currently holds. Peter is a member of the Audit Committee for the Community Foundation of Northeast Florida. In addition, he is the Finance Chair for both the Beaches Educational Foundation and the Rotary Club's Ponte Vedra Beach Chapter.
Peter holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and a Master in Taxation from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Peter grew up in Atlantic Beach. While living most of his early years in Atlantic Beach, he has also lived in Neptune Beach, and Jacksonville Beach prior to moving to Ponte Vedra Beach in 2013. Peter currently lives in The Plantation with his wife, Kate, and their three children, Mary Kate, Garrett, and Carter.