Gregg Draeger


Bachelor of Arts - Economics and Business Macalester College, St. Paul, MN


Gregg is the Chief Practice Officer (CPO) for the CLA's Midwest Region and been with CLA for all 35 years of his career in public accounting.  As the CPO for the Midwest Region, Gregg supports offices in Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, and Texas which include 19 locations, more than 2,200 CLA Family Members, and approximately $300 million in revenues.

Gregg serves on the firm's Executive Leadership Team as well as the firm's Principal Evaluation Committee.  During his tenure with CLA, Gregg also led the Southern Minnesota group of offices for a number of years and served on the CLA Board of Directors.

During his career, Gregg has focused primarily on serving financial institution clients as well as closely-held businesses and individual clients.

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In the community

Member of American Institute and Minnesota Society of CPAs

Trustee - Owatonna Foundation, Owatonna Arts Center Foundation, and Trinity Lutheran Church Foundation