SALT LAKE CITY, UT, June 1, 2019 — The National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts® (NACVA®), the organization that has trained over 35,000 CPAs and other valuation and consulting professionals in the field of business valuation, financial forensics, and various related specialty areas serving the legal and business communities, today announced that Garth Tebay, Founder and Managing Partner of Value Defined, LLC of Sylvania, Ohio, has been named a member of its Executive Advisory Board (EAB), which handles strategic planning for the Association, working with NACVA’s other Board of Directors, and provides creative and informative oversight and guidance to these boards.

“The Executive Advisory Board provides the Association with critical guidance and important oversight,” said NACVA’s Chief Executive Officer, Parnell Black, MBA, CPA, CVA. “We are very pleased that Garth has agreed to join the Board, share his insight with us, and help the Association as we assist thousands of members keep up with the demand of the profession and obtain the necessary training, certification, and credibility so they grow and thrive in their practice, while maintaining the highest of standards, and strengthen brands.”

The EAB has the authority to appoint or establish various NACVA Committees and Task Forces, and has, with approval from the Board of Directors, the authority to define the purpose and mission of the Boards, when needed and justified, to better serve the changing and evolving needs of the Association. Additionally, the Board ensures the continuation of NACVA’s own requirements associated with the National Commission for Certifying Agencies® (NCCA®), which is a designation accredited to NACVA’s Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) designation by the Institute of Credentialing Excellence™ (ICE™). The CVA designation is the only valuation credential that has gone through such a rigorous process and continues to maintain the highest of standards to earn its own accreditation.

Tebay is a practicing Certified Public Accountant, Certified Valuation Analyst, Master Analyst in Financial Forensics, and Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor with over 46 years of experience.

He has been an instructor for NACVA since 2001 and has authored numerous webinars and curriculum for NACVA and others. Tebay is a frequent speaker at the NACVA’s National Valuation Conference and other valuation associations and valuation research organizations. He has been qualified by the courts as a valuation expert and testified in numerous Federal, State, and County courts as an expert on business valuation and economic damages.

Headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) is a global, professional association that delivers training from the nation’s leading experts in consulting fields such as business valuation, financial litigation/forensics, expert witnessing, forensic accounting, fraud risk management, mergers and acquisitions, business and intellectual property damages, fair value, healthcare consulting, and exit strategies. Along with its training and certification programs, NACVA offers a range of support services, reference materials, software, and customized databases to enhance the professional capabilities and capacities of its members. Visit to learn more.

About Value Defined, LLC.
Value Defined, LLC was founded in 1980 and performs both regional and national business valuations, fairness opinions, litigation support and cost segregation services for clients. The firm has proven invaluable to hundreds of investors and owners. With a highly qualified staff and many years of experience, Value Defined, LLC will provide you with the services you need to create value. Value Defined, LLC is headquartered in Sylvania, Ohio.