Michael Garnreiter, CPA
Michael Garnreiter currently is the Vice President of Finance and Treasurer of Shamrock Foods Company, a Phoenix-based large regional food distribution and dairy processing company. Prior to joining Shamrock, Garnreiter was a managing director for Fenix Financial Forensics, a boutique consulting firm specializing in financial damages and litigation support.
He has more than 36 years of business, financial and consulting experience, spanning numerous industries, including mining, manufacturing, financial services, health care, food service, entertainment and service companies.
Garnreiter also has held senior corporate leadership responsibilities,
including treasurer and chief financial officer of Main Street and Main, a publicly traded restaurant operating company.
Garnreiter is a designated financial expert according to the rules of the Securities and Exchange Commission and is chairman of the audit committee and member of the governance committee for three public company boards.
Prior to becoming associated with Fenix Financial Forensics, Garnreiter had a 27-year accounting and auditing career with Arthur Andersen before retiring in 2002. His experience at Andersen included more than 400 audit-related engagements for private, public and nonprofit organizations, including serving as lead audit partner for numerous years for two large copper producers: Magma Copper and Asarco.
Garnreiter is an active status certified public accountant in California and Arizona.