KPMG Managing Partner Robert P. Garrett ’83 began a three-year term on the Oswego College Foundation Board of Directors July 1.
A managing partner in the New York office since 2009, Garrett began his career with the Big 4 accounting firm in 1986 as a staff accountant and was elected to the partnership in 1996.
As managing partner, Garrett is responsible for overseeing the delivery of client service, driving cross-functional quality growth efforts, attracting and retaining key resources, and representing the firm and the New York office in the marketplace and community.
A David Rockefeller Fellow, Garrett serves on the Cardinal’s Committee on Charity and the Allendale Foundation for Educational Excellence board. He is also involved with the American Ireland Fund and Do It Garden State Volleyball Club.
He is a trustee for the KPMG Foundation and KPMG New York Foundation and serves on committees for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and New York State Society of CPAs. Garrett is also active with the RAND Center for Corporate Ethics and Governance and British-American Business.
Garrett has been active with the Oswego Alumni Association, hosting an office visit as part of the annual New York City Career Connections event that links alumni with current students.