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What’s New at Machen McChesney - September 2018

New Staff Members:

Kim Buttke

Kim joined the Machen McChesney staff as a payroll specialist in September 2018. Kim will be managing client payroll portfolios as well as assisting with payroll processing and filing.

Kim and her husband live in Opelika, Al. Kim attended Augusta College and has a background in retail management.



Special Recognition:

Machen McChesney, LLP

July 2018, Business Alabama pays special recognition to Alabama's Largest Accounting Firms. Machen McChesney is very honored to be recognized among that group. We strive to achieve excellence and our highly motivated team will continue to provide our clients access to knowledge,industry-specific expertise, and individualized attention. Our dedicated staff members will always strive to Return Value to you, your company, and your staff.

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Don Machen

September 22, 2018, Former managing partner of Machen McChesney, Don Machen, received Auburn University's Walter Gilbert Award. The Walter Gilbert Award is given annually to former Auburn athletes who have distinguished themselves through achievements after graduation from Auburn. This award is given in memory of Auburn's three-time All-America center Walter Gilbert, who later became vice president of Texaco's European Oil Operations. See the short video here.

In The Community:

September 18, 2018: Machen McChesney was a hole sponsor for the 10th Annual Swing for Diabetes golf tournament.

September 20, 2018: Machen McChesney volunteered at the East Alabama Food Bank.



September 20, 2018: Machen McChesney sponsored a raffle for the Beauregard Youth Athletic Association.

September 26, 2018: Machen McChesney hosted the firm's annual golf tournament at Moore's Mill Club.




September 4, 2018: Machen McChesney sponsored the Rocket Run for Dean Road PTO

September 10, 2018: Machen McChesney sponsored Auburn Early Education Center PTO

September 14, 2018: Machen McChesney sponsored Wrights Mill Road PTO

September 18, 2018: Machen McChesney was a hole sponsor for the 10th Annual Swing for Diabetes. Proceeds from the event benefit the EAMC Diabetes and Nutrition Center.

September 20, 2018: Machen McChesney and FocusPay Solutions sponsored the Beauregard Youth Athletic Association by supporting a raffle to raise money for a family in need.

Machen McChesney continues to sponsor:

Auburn, Montgomery, Opelika, and Sylacauga Chamber(s) of Commerce
Auburn High School athletic booster club(s)
Opelika High School athletic booster club
Auburn University Tip-Off Club
Auburn University Touchdown Club