Mr. Frierson is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin. His concentrations while earning his Bachelor of Business Administration degree were tax and accounting. He subsequently earned the designation of Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Financial Planner (CFP), and also the more unique credential of Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. Frierson as a CFP and CPA, has actively performed financial planning and public accounting for over 30 years. His experience includes practicing with a Big Four international firm in the areas of tax, audit, and consulting. He is a director of the Texas Society of CPAs (TSCPA) and is a past president of the Houston CPA Society. Other licenses maintained by Mr. Frierson include NASD Series 7, 6, 62 (Corporate), 63 (State), 52 (Municipal), and life insurance. Mr. Frierson is also a member of the Houston Financial Planning Association, Houston Estate and Financial Forum and serves, or has served, on numerous boards of charitable, civic, and professional organizations in the Houston community.