Carver Smith

Carver Smith

Partner, CPA · +1 (414) 777 5322

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Carver joined Baker Tilly in 2010. He is a leader of our firm’s staffing, recruiting and executive search businesses. Through Baker Tilly Search & Staffing, LLC his team focuses on helping organizations find accounting, finance and human resources professionals and coaches people in finding new careers. Through Baker Tilly Executive Search, LLC his team helps companies find talent for the C-suite, president, director and general manager level across all functional areas. His prior experience includes serving as the national director of recruiting for an international CPA and business advisory firm.

  • Collaborates with clients throughout the entire recruiting life cycle, providing access to qualified candidates who meet each client’s business needs
  • Develops effective recruiting strategies, process improvements and compensation plans for clients
  • Educates and speaks professionally on recruiting and leadership topics at various events and conferences throughout the U.S., including Behavioral Based Interviewing techniques
  • Previously held the Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification and FINRA Series 7 and FINRA Series 66 licenses
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA), Former Board Member
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business, Lecturer
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Board Member and President
  • United Performing Arts Fund, Former Fundraising Committee Member
  • Children’s Hospital Foundation, Former Volunteer
  • First Stage, Former Board Member
  • Brookfield Parks and Recreation – Former Coach




University of Wisconsin – Madison
Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting
Bachelor of Business Administration in risk management and insurance