Albany/Atlanta,- The partners of Draffin & Tucker, LLP have announced the promotions of three firm professionals. Pete Gosnell has been promoted to manager, Ben Glass has been promoted to senior accountant, and Christian Epps has been promoted to Associate II. Both Gosnell and Epps work out of the firm's Atlanta office, and Glass works in the firm's Albany office.
Pete Gosnell, CPA, joined the firm in 2004 after graduating from Auburn University with his bachelor's degree in business administration, with a major in accounting and a minor in history. He also received a master's degree in accounting from Auburn University. Originally from Memphis, Tennessee, Gosnell worked in the Albany office until the opening of the firm's Atlanta office in January 2012. During his career in public accounting, Gosnell has gained extensive knowledge auditing non-profit and governmental healthcare entities, primarily hospitals and related healthcare organizations. He also has experience preparing Blue Cross, Medicare and Medicaid cost reimbursement, preparing single audit reports and various other consulting projects.
Ben Glass, CPA, joined the firm in 2011 after graduating from Georgia Southern University with a bachelor's degree in business administration and a master's degree in accounting. An Albany native, Glass works in the Audit and Accounting service group in the Albany office. He has focused his career on auditing healthcare entities and preparing Medicare and Medicaid cost reports for PPS and Critical Access hospitals, nursing homes and rural health clinics.
Christian Epps, CPA, joined the firm's commercial division in 2013 where he specializes in tax planning and compliance. He received a bachelor's degree in accounting and information technology from Macon State College and a master's of taxation degree from Georgia State University. Prior to joining Draffin & Tucker, Epps worked for three years as a tax auditor for the Georgia Department of Revenue.
About Draffin & Tucker
Draffin & Tucker, LLP is a full-service accounting firm widely recognized as a leader in the healthcare industry, with an additional focus on the construction, manufacturing, real estate and governmental industries. Celebrating more than 60 years of quality client service, the firm provides auditing, income tax and consulting services to clients across multiple states, primarily the Southeast. Draffin & Tucker, LLP is led by 13 partners and approximately 60 professional staff, with office locations in Albany, Ga., and Atlanta, Ga. More information about the firm can be found at www.draffin-tucker.com.