About Us

Kim Gardner and Tom Thomas are the founding partners of Gardner & Thomas, LLC.

Kimeth Gardner, CPA

Kim has been in the Accounting world for more than 40 years, working his way up from Staff Accountant to Partner. Having worked in firms along the East Coast, Kim has a unique set of expertise, which he brings to each and every one of his clients. Kim is currently a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the states of Florida and Virginia. His areas of expertise include: tax, research and planning, audits and reviews, and economic, financial, operational, and management consulting for small to medium sized businesses. Kim is a graduate of Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University. He is married to Cathy and together they have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. 


Thomas M. Thomas Jr., EA

With more than a decade of experience in the Accounting world, Tom brings knowledge and experience from both large and medium-sized firms throughout Florida. Having begun his work as Staff Accountant and working his way up to Enrolled Agent, Tom brings extensive experience to his clients in areas including: tax planning for individuals and closely-held businesses, international tax, financial reporting, fixed assets, and budgets. Tom is a graduate of The University of South Florida and lives in Sarasota.