Education: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in accounting from the University of Tennessee.
Professional & Community: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA). Has served as treasurer of the Greater Knoxville Beautification Board and is a Past President of the Cedar Bluff-Farragut Optimist Club
Mr. Royster has been in the public accounting field since 1980, which includes four years of experience with a national accounting firm.
His experience includes services to a wide variety of clients, including manufacturing, wholesale distributors, software development/sales, savings and loan companies, broadcasting, construction, government, and healthcare.