Dirk became a Partner at HMV when his former firm, Curtis Blakely & Co., joined forces with the firm in 2023. He continues to service clients from our office in Longview, Texas and is responsible for managing the firm’s diverse tax practice that includes consulting, planning and compliance services for individuals and all types of business organizations. Dirk is also an Accredited Estate Planner® designee and devotes a substantial portion of his time to estate planning and administration.

Dirk is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting from Texas A&M University. He joined Curtis Blakely & Co. in 1984 after one year of tax experience with a Bryan, Texas accounting firm and became a Shareholder in 1986.

Professional Associations/Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA)
  • East Texas Chapter of TXCPA
  • National Association of Estate Planners and Councils (NAEPC)
  • Greater Longview Estate Planning Council, Member
  • East Texas Estate Planning Council, Former Board Member, Former Secretary
  • TXCPA – Advanced Estate Planning Conference, Former Committee Member

Community Associations/Memberships

  • East Texas Communities Foundation, Board Member
  • East Texas Communities Foundation – Gregg County Advisory Committee, Member
  • LeTourneau University School of Business Advisory Council, Member
  • Fellowship Bible Church, Elder
  • 1993 Class of Leadership Longview, Member
  • Hiway 80 Rescue Mission, Former Board Member, Former President
  • LeTourneau University President’s Advisory Council, Former Member
  • Christian Heritage Classical School, Former Board Member
  • American Red Cross – East Texas Piney Woods Chapter, Former Board Member, Former President
  • Family Promise, Volunteer
  • Bethlehem Bluegrass Band, Former Member

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