T. Wayne Owens, CPA, CGMA, CDA

Over his 35+ year career, T. Wayne has established himself as a respected thought leader in the architecture and engineering industry. As the founder of T. Wayne Owens & Associates, PC, Wayne honed his skills providing consulting, auditing, and financial management services for firms nationally as well as serving as CFO of an architectural firm. You can frequently find him presenting to national audiences on his favorite industry topics including AE auditing and financial management, the AASHTO Uniform Audit & Accounting Guide, FAR overhead rates, government contracting, and project accounting.

Wayne believes in doing more than just providing a service. He spends time building collaborative relationships with his clients so he can provide meaningful guidance and input. Helping firms make the best, most informed business decisions is the best part of Wayne’s job. His deep industry connections with ACEC, AIA, PSMJ, AASHTO, and state departments of transportation means that Wayne is always on the inside track with trends, regulations, and innovations that may impact your firm.


  • BS degree from Clemson University

Professional & Community Highlights

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member