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Caryn A. Blackwell




Executive summary


Caryn has over 20 years of experience in the accounting and auditing industry, specifically in the Dallas markt. Caryn specializes in serving public companies and has extensive experience with complex, multinational engagements. She has a wide variety of industry experience. She previously worked 11 years at Deloitte (departed as an audit Senior Manager) and worked principally on retail clients. She also spent 9 years at the PCAOB (departed as an Inspections Leader) where she led many inspection teams and also coordinated international inspections of a large international firm.

As a Managing Director in Grant Thornton’s Assurance Risk Management group, Caryn assists in certain quality initiatives at the firm which includes external inspection support, internal inspections, root cause analysis, audit team coaching, and international member firm inspection support.



Professional qualifications and memberships

  • CPA - Texas
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)




  • Caryn received a BBA and Masters of Accounting from Texas A&M University.

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