Birmingham, Ala. - Warren Averett, LLC, Certified Public Accountants and Advisors, is proud to announce Jim Teknipp, John Taylor, Mallory Cofield, Carrie Boynton, Adrienne Sanderson, Chase Carroll and Kelley Puhnaty have successfully completed and passed all four parts of the examination to become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

The Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Examination is administered by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and qualifies individuals for licensure as Certified Public Accountants in any of the 55 U.S. jurisdictions. Individuals seeking to qualify as CPAs - the only licensed qualification in accounting - are required to pass the CPA Examination.

 

Teknip is an Associate within the Audit Division of the Firm's Atlanta office. He has been with the Firm for one year and specializes in external commercial audits and employee benefit plan audits.

 

Taylor is an Associate within the Estate and Trust Group of the Montgomery office. He has been with the Firm for one year and specializes in Estate and Trust returns as well as individual, S Corporation and partnership tax returns.

 

Cofield is a Senior Associate within the Tax Division in the Firm's Foley office. She has been with the Firm for two years and focuses on individual, S corporation, and partnership tax returns. Cofield also works on external audits for various entities.

 

Boynton is an Associate within the Tax Division of the Firm's Pensacola office. She has been with the Firm for 3 years, and works with non-profit, individual, S Corporation, C Corporation and partnership tax returns.

 

Sanderson is a Senior Associate within the Audit Division of the Firm's Montgomery office. She has been with the Firm for over two years and work with nonprofit audits and single audits (A-133).

 

Carroll is an Associate within the Audit & Assurance Division of the Firm's Birmingham office. He has been with the Firm for six months.

 

Puhnaty is an Associate within the Audit Division of the Firm's Birmingham office. She has been with the Firm over a year and works with healthcare audits.

 

About Warren Averett

Warren Averett has grown substantially over the last few years to become one of the largest accounting firms in the Southeastern region, ranking among the top 30 firms in the United States. With more than 800 employees and 340 CPAs, Warren Averett offers depth and experience in a variety of industries including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, 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. Our 15 office locations include Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery, Cullman, Anniston, Auburn and Foley, Alabama; Pensacola, Fort Walton Beach, Destin and Tampa, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia; and affiliate offices in Houston, Texas and the Cayman Islands. To learn more about our firm visit http://warrenaverett.com/.