Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Texas Tech University
Certified Public Accountant, Texas
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Certified Public Accountant, licensed in Texas and Colorado
Member, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants,
Member, National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT)
Member, Real Estate Council of Dallas
Past Member, Texas Tech Accounting Advisory Board
Past Member, Texas A&M University Accounting Advisory Board
MARKETS OF EXPERTISE
Real Estate, Hospitality, Construction, Restaurants
SERVICE AREAS OF FOCUS
Assurance, Business and Transaction Advisory
“Alvin always models teamwork, humility and fairness for those around him. He is supportive both personally and professionally of those on his team — treating them like family. Alvin is a great sounding board when it comes to difficult decisions, and a terrific partner who is always willing to hop on a plane, finish a proposal or troubleshoot a challenge.”– Former Colleague, National Leadership, Public Accounting Firm
Alvin Wade joined Saville in 2017 as an assurance and advisory partner. Alvin has more than 40 years of experience working with construction, real estate and hospitality companies. Before Saville, Wade led one of Grant Thornton’s oldest industry practices, which serves home builders, contractors, architectural firms, engineering companies, real estate developers, real estate investment trusts, restaurants, lodging, entertainment and gaming entities. Prior to joining Grant Thornton, he was an audit partner at KPMG and Arthur Andersen.
Alvin lives in Fairview, Texas where he enjoys spending time and traveling with his wife of 40 years, Debbie or hanging out with his four beautiful grandchildren. Alvin is an active member of his church and has served on a variety of non profit boards over the past 25 years. He is currently a dedicated board member of The Leukemia and Lymphoma, North Texas Chapter. Alvin enjoys traveling, attending spectator sports, concert and musicals, and activities with family and friends.