Knoxville, Tenn.– LBMC, a top 50 firm in the nation and one of the Southeast’s largest accounting and business consulting firms, is pleased to announce the following promotions for positions located in the firm’s Knoxville office. These management appointments support the company’s strategic initiatives focused on client service and company growth.
“Our culture encourages professional development and achievement for our employees, and we are proud to have this talented group of emerging leaders on our growing team of experts. As we continue to experience significant growth in a variety of areas in the Knoxville market, these promotions reinforce our ongoing commitment to provide top quality service for our clients,” said CEO Jeff Drummonds.
The following staff members have been promoted to manager positions:
Colton Clark has been named manager in the Tax department. Clark joined LBMC in 2013 works with clients in healthcare, professional service, construction, manufacturing, real estate, and other service-based businesses. He holds his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga.
Matthew Shillington has been named manager in the Audit department. Shillington joined LBMC in 2013 and works with audit clients in manufacturing, healthcare, non-profit, and employee benefit plans as well as performing IT SOX testing. He holds his bachelor’s degree from Carson Newman College.
The following staff members have been promoted to senior positions:
Tatyana Aleksandrova has been named senior in the Accounting Services department. Aleksandrova joined LBMC in 2016. She earned her degree from Novosibirsk Technical Institute in Russia. She is an enrolled agent and has more than 10 years of experience serving physicians and their medical practices. At LBMC, she focuses on financial reporting, payroll & accounts payable, and 1040 tax return preparation.
Wesley Blosser has been named senior in the Audit department. Blosser joined LBMC in 2016 and holds his bachelor’s degree from Austin Peay State University. He performs SOX testing as well as works with audit clients in the healthcare, manufacturing, and financing industries.
Matthew Human has been named senior in the Tax department. Human joined LBMC in 2016 after serving as an intern. Matthew holds his bachelor’s degree from Tennessee Tech University and his master’s degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He is a 2013 and 2014 recipient of the TSCPA Scholarship.
Connie Leggett has been named senior in the Accounting Services department. Leggett joined LBMC in 2008 and helped prepare tax returns and provide accounting assistance to the Tax department prior to her current position with the Accounting Services department. She has served as Treasurer of Executive Women International.
LBMC is a Top 50 firm in the country and the largest professional service solutions provider based in Tennessee, serving approximately 10,000 clients with diverse needs across a spectrum of industries. LBMC and The LBMC Family of Companies has more than 600 employees, with offices in Chattanooga, Nashville (Brentwood), and Knoxville, TN. Founded in 1984 as a traditional accounting firm, LBMC has expanded its focus to meet a broad range of financial, human resources and technology needs for its diverse client base. Today, we've become industry leaders in financial, human resources, technology, information security, and wealth advisory services. For more information, visit www.lbmc.com.