Our Employee Spotlight this month is Ray Cotty our Director of Accounting. Ray is a part of the leadership team, manages the accounting team, and works to provide support to many of our accounting clients. Continue reading to learn more about Ray and the great work he does here at Total Solutions.


What do you do and how long have you been at Total Solutions?

I am the Director of Accounting and I’ve been here for just over a month now.

Favorite part of working at Total Solutions?

My favorite part of working here is the awesome team we have and the way they support our clients.

What Total Solutions client do you think everyone should visit?

Cookies and Dreams sounds amazing.

What would you be doing for a career if you weren’t doing your current job?

I would be a drummer in a band.

What is the best career lesson you have learned?

Don’t be afraid to make a mistake. We all do. Learn from your mistakes. This is how we grow personally and professionally.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?

Being outdoors when it’s nice out. Fishing, exercising, playing sports, playing drums, and shooting guns.

What is one thing you can’t live without?

My family.

Where is your favorite place to be?

A beach staring at the ocean or fishing on a body of water.

What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?

Treat everyone with respect from the CEO to the custodian.

What would your autobiography be called?

Rural Truth

If you could have dinner with any 3 people dead or alive who would you choose?

Jesus, Abraham Lincoln, and my Father-In-Law.

You have to sing karaoke, what song are you picking?

I can’t sing, that’s why I play the drums.