Edwin T. (Eddie) Cato is a member of Riley, Stubbs & Cato LLC of Dexter, Missouri where he is a CPA serving the accounting, tax, and consulting needs of small businesses, local governments, non-profits, and individuals since 1982. He has been an owner of the firm since 1986 and serves as the firm's quality control partner.
Eddie graduated summa cum laude from Southeast Missouri State University in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and passed the CPA exam later that fall. He has served in various committees in the Missouri Society of CPAs, including Governmental Accounting, Information Technology, the Board of Directors, and Southeast Chapter President. He currently serves on the MSCPA Peer Review Executive Committee and the Board of Directors of MSCPA Affinity LLC. He is also a member of the Missouri State Board of Accountancy Peer Review Oversight Board.
Eddie's family and faith are important aspects in his life. His wife Jeannie, a 1999 SEMO graduate, is a teacher in the Dexter Public Schools. His daughter Bailey is a program director for Teach for America in Jacksonville, Florida, and his son Andrew is an employee of MediaLink Systems / ShowMe Times of Dexter, Missouri. Eddie serves as Deacon, Treasurer, and in the media ministry of Risen Church in Dexter.