Auburn, Alabama – November 1, 2017
Machen McChesney, one of the region’s leading CPA and business advisory firms, announces it has named Louis Hawkins, CPA, Jessica L. Pagan, CPA, Lesley L. Price, CPA, and Nick Wheeler, CPA new partners effective January 1, 2018.
“The focus of our growth is grounded in our continual effort to best serve our clients. We understand having a large, competent, and highly motivated team provides our clients access to deep advisory knowledge and industry-specific expertise while receiving individualized attention and timely service” says Managing Partner, Marty Williams. “We are very proud of these individuals and their commitment to continually seek ways to Return Value to our clients, friends, community, and firm.”
Louis Hawkins, a resident of Auburn, Al., has 27 years of experience providing accounting, tax, audit and advisory services to individuals and small businesses. Louis has expertise in restaurant and retail service industries and specific skills in financial operations, human resources, and CFO advisory services.
Louis is a graduate of Auburn University with a B.S. in Accounting.
Jessica L. Pagan, a resident of Valley, Al., has 14 years of experience providing accounting, tax, audit and advisory services to individuals and businesses. Jessica has expertise in construction and real estate industries and specific skills in tax planning, financial statement analytics, compilations, reviews, planning and consulting for pass-through entities, and job cost accounting.
Jessica is a graduate of Auburn University with a Masters and B.S. in Accounting.
Lesley L. Price, a resident of Auburn, Al., has more than 19 years of experience providing accounting, tax services, and advisory services to individuals and businesses. Lesley has expertise in healthcare and manufacturing industries and specific skills in tax research, planning and consulting for corporations, pass-through entities, and foreign entities, as well as for estates and trusts.
Lesley is a graduate of the University of Tennessee with a Masters and B.S. in Accounting.
Nick Wheeler, a resident of Auburn, Al., has 18 years of experience providing accounting, tax, and advisory services to individuals and businesses. Nick has expertise in professional service, restaurant, retail, and real estate industries and specific skills in business and individual tax planning, tax credits, cost segregation, start-up planning, and business advisory services.
Nick is a graduate of Auburn University with a B.S. in Accounting.
About Machen McChesney, LLP
Machen McChesney, a CPA and business advisory firm, has a 62 year history of Returning Value to its individual and business clients, friends and community. The firm has offices in Auburn and Montgomery, Alabama with 47 professionals and staff members. The firm offers comprehensive services which include accounting and outsourcing, audit and assurance, business advisory, business valuation, estate and trust tax, family office and elder care, individual and business tax, industry specialization, international tax, and wealth management.
Machen McChesney is an independent member of the BDO Alliance USA, a national network of leading CPA firms. For more information about Machen McChesney, its people, services, experience, and alliances, visit www.machenmcchesney.com.