Adam Gaeddert, of Decatur, Georgia, is the board of directors treasurer of Peace Through Action USA. Adam brings to Peace Through Action a unique mix of accounting skills and proficiency in national service and volunteering. Adam is manager, valuation & business analytics at BDO USA, LLP. Previously he was an auditor with Grant Thornton LLP. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Adam was employed as a coder with an educational software firm. Adam has served a term of national service through the Mennonite Voluntary Service, during which time he was assigned as a policy associate with the National Coalition for the Homeless. Adam holds a Master of Accountancy from North Carolina State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant and has passed Level I of the Chartered Financial Analyst examination.
Adam is motivated to serve Peace Through Action as a board of directors member because: “I am committed to peace as a practice, a discipline, and a personal responsibility, not just a mindset and not just a responsibility of institutions. I have also had positive experiences with volunteerism and would like to create positive opportunities for volunteerism for others.”