The 2022 tax season is at a close and here is what has been going on at the firm since our last newsletter.

New Hires

KeKe Lassiter-Farrington joined the team on February 1 as a Business Advisory Associate.


Andrew Olson joined the team on February 16 as a Seasonal Administrative Associate.

Andrew Olson

NCPA Multiple Locations Conference Trade Show

Christy Fasciana and Neely McLaughlin attended the NCPA Multiple Locations Conference Trade Show on February 23-26 in Florida. This is a key industry networking/trade show for pharmacies with multiple locations.

NCPA Multiple Locations Conference Trade Show

Deetra Watson featured on Podcast

Our own Deetra Watson recently chatted with host Neil Amato on the Journal of Accountancy’s Podcast! Check out their conversation about non-profit audits in a remote environment here:

Office Happenings

We’ve been busy with tax season, but took small breaks here and there!

no crying in tax season tshirt

We celebrated National Margarita Day on February 22 and National Banana Bread Day on February 23.

margarita day

The “Thirsty Thursday” bar cart made its rounds with a different snack each Thursday.

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We welcomed the arrival of Spring. Thanks to Christy Fasciana and her fabulous chickens for the deviled eggs!

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We celebrated Employee Appreciation Day on March 3!

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We anxiously awaited the NCAA Final Four and cheered our favorite teams on. So exciting to have both UNC and Duke in the Final Four and UNC in the finals! Congratulations to Donna Mounce who won the office pool!

March Madness

And of course, we celebrated the end of tax season on April 18 with lunch at Monterrey Mexican Grill!

tax day celebration

Employee News

Kerry Walker got married on February 26!  Congratulations Kerry and Kiera!

Kiera+Kerry Wedding


Scott Hartman – February 11
Rob Lewis – February 11
Joe Beaudin – February 25
Neely McLaughlin – March 13
Chris Elton – March 22
Keke Lassiter-Farrington – March 23
Chad Huckabee – March 26
Lynn Merritt – April 10

Work Anniversaries

Lynn Merritt – February 8 – 12 years
Jen Lewis – February 23 – 7 years
Elizabeth Mauch – February 3 – 6 years
Nate Wicker – February 3 – 3 years
Donna Mounce – February 23 – 1 year