Gregory A. Arnott


Gregory A. Arnott
BS accounting, 1980

Current Position: Partner and regional accounting and
auditing director, BKD LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana
Arnott oversees the audit and accounting (A&A) practice for the
east region, which consists of Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky and
represents approximately one-third of the firm’s A&A practice.
In this role, he is responsible for the quality of the assurance
practice, which includes the technical review of audit engagements,
responding to accounting and auditing questions and issues,
and implementing the adoption of any new accounting and
auditing standards.

Previous Employment: Partner, Geo. S. Olive and Company
(various positions from 1980 to 2001)

Additional Education: Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Keys to Success: “I have received a great foundation in my life:
first from my parents and grandparents as I was growing up, and
then while at Ball State. I not only received a great education, but
I had the opportunity to take on leadership roles in Accounting Club
and Delta Sigma Pi. All of these experiences prepared me well for
the career that I chose in public accounting.”