Luke Childress

Luke Childress


Areas of Expertise

Audit & Assurance, SOX Readiness & Compliance, Advisory

Luke leads our internal controls service line as well as serves clients in the financial statement audit and advisory practice. Luke began his public accounting career in 2002 and focuses on companies in the technology, manufacturing, and consumer packaged goods industries. Luke is best known for his ability to solve technical accounting issues and is often recognized for his natural ability to foster meaningful relationships with clients and coworkers. He leads our firm’s people initiative and has helped Holtzman Partners develop its coach and mentor program for employees, which focuses on career development and growth. Before joining Holtzman Partners in 2007, Luke worked for EY’s Houston and Austin offices. Luke is committed to giving back to Austin and his hometown community of Stockdale, Texas, and serves on the board of directors for several non-profit organizations. Luke is also an accomplished pianist.

QA With Luke

What’s something you know a lot about?
Music and horticulture

What’s something about you that most people might not know?
I grew up on a farm.

What would be impossible for you to give up?
My faith

What’s your favorite way to spend a weekend or an afternoon?
Anything outdoors