Garrett Sowards has always been managing money starting at a young age. He always thought about ideas on how to double or even triple his birthday money. Garrett studied at Liberty University for his undergraduate and received two diplomas for double majoring in Business Administration and Economics plus a minor in Accounting. During his undergraduate, Garrett took on summer internships in accounting, operations management, and business operations. After finishing his undergraduate degree in May 2015, he was a staff accountant with a small accounting firm in Virginia. Next, Garrett transferred his expertise to WestRock as a Financial Analyst where he worked with two separate mills to assist in their finances and continue to drive growth. He furthered enhanced his knowledge through completing his MBA in Marketing while receiving a Business Analytics Certificate at the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina in December 2022.

Garrett has always been a “go getter” Through his career, he has always been known to be detailed oriented and cared for each company he has worked for,  like it was his own. He has been considered highly reliable and examples to show for it: reduced RNV by $1MM in a few months; resolved vendor issues to maintain corporate good standing. He is proficient in various accounting software programs and is acclimated to the accounting, finance, operations culture, corporate environment. Garrett is able to communicate with an aptitude to operate effectively in a constantly changing atmosphere and possesses high standards of integrity and trustworthiness.

He has been preparing for the opportunity of launching a company like Clovis and will do his part in the companies success.