Brown Edwards, a leading regional certified public accounting firm, is pleased to announce Laura Sprouse and Tim George have joined the partnership.


“Laura and Tim have been integral in the growth of our firm. I welcome them to the partnership and look forward to their continued leadership fostering a successful and prosperous firm for the future.” said Managing Partner, Don Pellillo


Laura Sprouse, CPA – Laura is the Firm Administrator and her responsibilities include the Information Technology and Training areas. She has worked over 18 years in public accounting and offers expertise in training personnel, automation, and utilization of information technology in the work place. She provides accounting information

system services to a wide range of industry niches including manufacturing, nonprofit organizations, retailers, and various personal service related organizations. Laura specializes in the selection and implementation of accounting information systems for both clients and the firm. She is a graduate of Ferrum College with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Financial Management, and Decision Support System s


Tim George, MST, CPA, CCIFP – Tim serves in the assurance area of the firm. He specializes in accounting, taxation and various consulting services for privately held firms in the construction and engineering and design industries and has extensive experience dealing with employee benefit plans. Tim holds the designation of Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP) for his financial expertise in the construction industry. Tim graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the West Virginia Institute of Technology and later received a Master of Science in Taxation from the University of Akron.


Brown Edwards is a full service accounting firm with nine locations in Virginia, West Virginia, and Tennessee. Providing the highest quality of professional service in the accounting industry, the firm’s diverse clientele includes contractors, manufacturers, health care providers, engineering and technology developers, financial service providers, distributors, automobile dealerships, real estate developers, retailers/wholesalers, local governments, education, and notforprofit organizations.