Wiltshire Whitley Richardson & English, P.A.
Certified Public Accountants
Robert G. Richardson, CPA
Phone : 239-334-9191 ext. 2113
Bob is a founding member of Wiltshire, Whitley, Richardson & English, P.A., a full-service accounting firm offering a comprehensive range of business and personal accounting services.
Bob is a graduate of Fort Myers High School. Following college and two years of military service in the U.S. Army, he joined one of Fort Myers’ first accounting firms, Gilliam, Gilliam & Wiltshire and later became a partner in Taylor, Edenfield, Gilliam & Wiltshire, which grew to become Southwest Florida’s largest accounting firm. The group was acquired in 1982 by Coopers & Lybrand, a partnership recognized as one of the world’s “Big 8” accounting firms. In1989, he and three colleagues founded WWRE.
Bob is involved in all areas of the firm’s practice, serving both business and personal clients, including trust accounting, tax planning and preparation. His clients represent various fields of business and industry, including construction and agribusiness.
He has been involved in a variety of community organizations. He is a member and former secretary of the Kiwanis Club of Fort Myers; former board member, treasurer and finance committee chairman of the Visiting Nurses Association of Southwest Florida, Inc.; former treasurer and chairman of the board of Christian Education of St. Michael Lutheran Church; and former board member of American Red Cross of Lee County. He is a passionate Florida State football fan and enjoys golf and saltwater fishing.
• Florida State University: bachelor’s degree in accounting
• Member: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants