ATLANTA (Aug. 6, 2018) — Warren Averett, CPAs and Advisors recently welcomed Tax Principal, Elizabeth Powell, CPA and Audit Senior Manager, Jennifer Williams, CPA to the Firm’s Atlanta office.
Elizabeth Powell joined Warren Averett after serving in the federal tax division of an international accounting firm for over three years. She now serves as a Principal in Warren Averett’s Tax Department. Elizabeth has more than 25 years of experience in public accounting. Her primary responsibilities at Warren Averett will include providing international, federal, state and local tax services to clients. Elizabeth will also provide tax compliance and tax planning for alternative investment funds, including hedge funds, offshore funds, private-equity groups, mezzanine funds and venture capital funds.
Jennifer Williams joins Warren Averett after spending the last 17 years at a Big Four Accounting Firm, where she served as an auditor and business advisor. Her client base includes both nonprofit and for-profit organizations ranging from local foundations to large, global and multi-national organizations. Jennifer has extensive experience in financial statement and Uniform Guidance audits for nonprofit organizations including foundations, universities, private school systems, global humanitarian relief organizations, health and welfare organizations.
“We are extremely excited to welcome the wealth of knowledge Elizabeth and Jennifer bring to Warren Averett,” said John Shurley, CPA, Atlanta Office Managing Member. “They both bring years of accounting experience, special industry expertise and exceptional service all of which will benefit our clients and our team.”
About Warren Averett
Warren Averett is one of the largest accounting firms in the Southeastern region and ranks among the top 35 firms in the United States. With 800 employees and 311 CPAs Firm-wide, Warren Averett offers depth and experience in a variety of industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, alternative investments, construction, real estate, aerospace and defense, life sciences and technology, nonprofit and public sector, with services that span beyond audit and tax to include wealth management, staffing and recruiting, technology consulting, financial outsourcing, retirement plan administration and investments. Warren Averett’s 15 office locations include Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery, Cullman, Anniston and Foley, Alabama; Panama City, Pensacola, Fort Walton Beach, Destin and Tampa, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; and affiliate offices in Houston, Texas and the Cayman Islands.