George D. Forsythe, CPA


George Forsythe serves as the Managing Partner of WellsColeman as well as a seasoned consultant to small businesses and their owners. George’s true passion is inspiring small business leaders to achieve extraordinary results through strategic coaching and consulting. This is exemplified by his expertise in succession planning, mergers and acquisitions. With over 20 years of experience, George serves on the executive committee for the firm’s governance with a focus on continuous improvement for the firm and its leaders. Additionally, he oversees the firm’s information technology needs and consults with clients regarding their systems.

When not in the office, you can find George golfing, hiking, fishing, barbecuing or simply spending time with his wife and two sons.


  • Mary Washington College, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • University of Virginia, Master of Science in Management Information Systems, 2000
  • Leadership Metro Richmond, Leadership Quest, 2010

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, executive committee member
  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA), Chair Elect
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • Leadership Metro Richmond, Chair
  • QuickBooks Professional Advisors Program, member
  • Named Super CPA for Young CPAs by Virginia Business in 2006
  • Named Super CPA for Small Business by Virginia Business in 2010, 2011, 2012Leadership Metro Richmond, treasurer of the board and finance chair

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George D. Forsythe, CPA

Managing Partner