Nashville, Tenn. – LBMC is pleased to announce the following promotions across multiple divisions and offices.

 

Audit division

 

Lawrence Alexander has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2012. She holds her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Tennessee and is a Certified Public Accountant. Alexander is involved with United Way of Greater Knoxville’s Outcome Based Investment Committee and Junior League of Knoxville.

 

Michael Decker has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2014. Decker holds a BBA in Accounting and a Master of Taxation from the University of Tennessee. He is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner.

 

Ryan Johnson has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2011. He holds his bachelor’s degree from Lipscomb University. He is a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant.

 

Michelle Schmidt has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2011. She is a Certified Public Accountant and earned a BBA in Accounting from Middle Tennessee State University. She works primarily with healthcare clients and serves on the Leadership Healthcare Membership Committee.

 

Jacob Schuetze has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2014 and focuses primarily on risk-based audit services, including internal audit, Sarbanes-Oxley readiness assistance, and system and organization control audits. He also focuses on financial statement audits and other attest services for financial services companies, including financial institutions, insurance companies, investments companies, and other financial services companies. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from the University of North Alabama.

 

Jimmy Bowles has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2018. He holds his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee and his MBA from Lipscomb University. He is CPA, CIA, and CISA certified in Tennessee.

 

Bryan Mattice has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2018. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and an MBA from the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. He has his CPA and CFE.

 

Scott Miller has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2014. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Master of Accountancy from Middle Tennessee State University.

 

Kimberly Pace has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in July 2016. She holds her bachelor’s degree from Lee University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee.

 

Abby Parsons has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2017. She holds her bachelor’s degree from the University of the Cumberlands and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee.

 

Brandon Sanslow has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2015. He holds his bachelor’s degree from the University of Kentucky and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee. He is active in LBMC campus recruiting, AI implementation, and Leadership Health Care.

 

Chelcie Tyra has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2014. She holds her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Kentucky. She is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee and is involved in LBMC campus recruiting.

 

Kaylee Zollner has been named Manager in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2015. She earned her B.S. in Accounting and MBA from Tennessee Tech University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee. She is an active member of the Nashville Healthcare Council, Leadership Healthcare and TSCPA.

 

Foster Bacon has been named Senior in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2017. He holds his bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and recently passed all sections of the CPA.

 

Amber Blevins has been named Senior in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2017. She holds her bachelor’s degree and MAcc from the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga. She is a member of TSCPA, AFWA, and AICPA.

 

Erika DeVore has been named Senior in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2017. She holds her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Murray State University and is a Certified Public Accountant. She is a member of TSCPA and AICPA.

 

Jack Nicholas has been named Senior in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2017. He holds a B.S. in Accounting from Auburn University.

 

Kelly O’Brien has been named Senior in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC full-time in 2017. She holds her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Kentucky and is a Certified Public Accountant.

 

Winston Smith has been named Senior in LBMC’s Audit division. He joined LBMC in 2017. He holds his bachelor’s degree and MAcc from the University of Tennessee and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee. He serves on the Epilepsy Foundation of East Tennessee as a board member and secretary.

 

Olivia Windsor has been named Senior in LBMC’s Audit division. She joined LBMC in 2017. She holds her bachelor’s degree from the University of Alabama and her master’s degree from the University of Mississippi.

 

 

Tax division

 

Jessica Brice has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Tax division. She joined LBMC in 2015. She is a CPA and holds a B.S. in Business from Indiana University. 

 

Sabrina Boyte has been named Manager in LBMC’s Tax division. She joined LBMC in 2015. She holds her bachelor’s degree from Harding University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee.

 

Paige Hill has been named Manager in LBMC’s Tax division. She joined LBMC in July 2015. She holds her bachelor’s degree from University of Tennessee, Martin and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee.

 

Lucas Watson has been named Manager in LBMC’s Tax division. He joined LBMC in 2017. He holds his bachelor’s degree from Carson-Newman University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee.

 

Griffin Aerts has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. He joined LBMC in 2015 after earning his JD from the University of Tennessee College of Law. He graduated cum laude from the University of Tennessee with his undergraduate degree in Political Science. He specializes in state and local tax.

 

Alexander Banks has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. He joined LBMC in 2018. He holds his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Middle Tennessee State University.

 

Cameron Green has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. He joined LBMC in 2018. He holds his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee and is a CPA. He is currently working towards a MAcc from Belmont University.

 

Jessica Hinton has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. She joined LBMC in 2018. She holds her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Mississippi.

 

Brett Lyons has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. He joined LBMC in 2017. He holds his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee. 

 

Summitt Newton has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. She joined LBMC in January 2018. She holds her bachelor’s degree from Western Kentucky University.

 

Ashton Storey has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. He joined LBMC in 2017. He holds his bachelor’s and MAcc degrees from Middle Tennessee State University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Tennessee.

 

Gia Trevino has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. She joined LBMC in 2017. She earned a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Accountancy from Middle Tennessee State University and is currently in the process of earning her CPA.

 

Mickey Wells has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. He joined LBMC in 2018. He is a CPA and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and a Master of Accountancy from Middle Tennessee State University.

 

Hannah Worrell has been named Senior in LBMC’s Tax division. She joined LBMC in 2018. She holds her bachelor’s degree from Harding University and is in the process of completing her CPA.

 

 

Information Security division

 

Christopher Jones has been named Manager in LBMC’s Information Security division. He joined LBMC in 2015. He holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from the University of Arkansas and his CISSP, CISA, and QSA certifications.

 

Sriparna Bandyopadhyay has been named Senior in LBMC’s Information Security division. She joined LBMC in 2017. She completed her B.A. in Bengali Literature and Master of Linguistics from University of Calcutta, India. She earned her Master of Accounting with an Information Management Concentration from the University of Tennessee. She holds CISA and HITRUST CCSFP certifications.

 

Chelsea Smith has been named Senior in LBMC’s Information Security division. She joined LBMC in 2016.  She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a master’s degree in Accounting and Information Systems from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, where she served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant. She holds her CPA, CISA, HITRUST and CCSFP certifications.

 

Jorge Jaque has been named Lead Security Consultant in LBMC’s Information Security division. He joined LBMC in 2016. Jorge earned his degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Envigado, Colombia. He also obtained a magna-cum-laude technical certificate in Information Security at Nashville State Community College. He is fluent in both Spanish and English.

 

Cameron Kisner has been named Lead Security Consultant in LBMC’s Information Security division.

He joined LBMC in 2018. He holds his associate degree in Networking Systems from ITT Tech and is CEH and A+ Certified.

 

 

Litigation Valuation division

 

Jordan Enix has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Litigation Valuation division. He joined LBMC in 2012. He holds his bachelor’s degree from Trevecca Nazarene University and his CPA, ABV, CEIV and CFF certifications.

 

Price Rainer has been named Senior Manager in LBMC’s Litigation Valuation division. He joined LBMC in 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Economy from Belmont University and an MBA (Healthcare Management concentration) from Washington University in St. Louis. He is a Certified Healthcare Professional and is a member of Leadership Healthcare and the Healthcare Financial Management Association.

 

Elisabeth Harper has been named Manager in LBMC’s Litigation Valuation division. She joined LBMC in 2018. She earned her B.A. in Economics from Furman University, MBA from Middle Tennessee State University, and J.D. from the University of Memphis. She is a board member for the Discovery Center of Murfree Spring and serves on the organization’s planned giving committee. She is a member of Leadership Healthcare, the American Health Lawyers Association, and the Tennessee Bar Association.

 

Jayme Malone has been named Manager in LBMC’s Litigation Valuation division. She joined LBMC in 2018. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Auburn University and is a CPA. She volunteers with Siloam Health’s Nashville Neighbors Refugee Program and Leadership Healthcare.

 

Tyler Collico has been named Senior in LBMC’s Litigation Valuation division. He joined LBMC in 2016. He holds his bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri and master’s degree from Maryville University. He is a Certified Healthcare Financial Professional.

 

 

Healthcare Consulting division

 

Katie Graham has been named Director in LBMC’s Healthcare Consulting division. She joined LBMC in 2012. She earned her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Tennessee and is Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC).

 

Rachel Harris has been named Director in LBMC’s Healthcare Consulting division. She joined LBMC in 2015. She holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Tennessee in Organismal and Systems Biology and Health Information Management. She serves on the Foundation Board of InterFaith Health Clinic and is involved in 100 Women Who Care, Junior League of Knoxville and the St. Clare Guild of the Sacred Heart Parish Council of Catholic Women.

 

 

About LBMC

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.