As Chief Financial Officer at THRIVE, Walter Troxel is our fearless financial champion. He leads the administration team and oversees the accounting, business support, treasury and tax functions at THRIVE.


With more than 35 years of experience in accounting, taxation and executive financial management, Walter developed his management skills in a highly structured and departmentalized hospital environment. Budgeting, forecasting and related accountability typically found in healthcare was a building block for his future success. After leaving the hospital field, Walter was Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer for an emerging television ownership group based in West Palm Beach, FL. He also served on the Board of Directors and as accounting and financial adviser to the Holston Valley Broadcasting Corp., a TV/radio group in the Tri-Cities area of Tennessee.

Walter’s received a BS degree in Accounting from the University of Tennessee, and completed extensive continuing education and graduate courses in taxation. He served on the industry accounting standards board for the Broadcast Financial Management Association, and is currently an active member of the National Society of Accountants. He holds the status of Quickbooks Certified Pro Adviser and serves on Intuit’s professional advisory panel.


Walter and his wife Jacquie live in Roswell, GA, where they’re active members of the community and their church. Walter is a past member of the Alpharetta Rotary Club and serves on the board of North Fulton Fellowship of Christian Athletes.