Lanigan & Associates, P.C., (www.LaniganCPA.com), a regional accounting, assurance, wealth management and tax services firm proudly announces the following promotions:
Walker Bridges, CPA, has been promoted to Tax Manager I. Bridges has over nine years of public accounting experience with the firm and specializes in high net worth clients, forest products operations and large timberland owners. Bridges has earned client’s trust through private equity analysis, estate planning, business valuation, succession planning, multistate tax planning and strategic planning.
Kevin Brinson, CPA, has been promoted to Tax Senior II. Since joining the firm over four years ago, his practice focuses on tax planning, estate planning, assurance, and a special niche in solvency analysis in which he has gained much expertise and the trust of clients. He specializes in providing tax services for individuals, estates, trusts, and privately-held businesses.
Anthony Combs has been promoted to Staff III. Combs graduated Summa Cum Laude from Valdosta State University with Bachelor of Business degrees in Accounting and Finance. He joined our firm in early 2014 and although a native to Valdosta, he is positioned in our Atlanta office. His practice concentrates on high net worth individuals, real estate, and investment fund taxation. Combs is currently enrolled in Level II course study for the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He has a passion for investment research, studying economic history as well as watching professional wrestling.
Michael Dennis McArthur, Jr. has been promoted to Audit Staff II. His specialties are non-profit assurance and operational engagements in which he has gained much experience and knowledge. He holds a Bachelors in Accounting and Finance from Florida State University. Upon graduation, McArthur chose to remain in the area and joined the firm in 2014. He is an avid golfer and active in our community.
Meghan Gould Marchant, CPA, has been promoted to Tax Senior I. Marchant joined the firm in 2012 and has gained expertise in both our tax and assurance departments. Highly valued and trusted by clients, she specializes in tax planning for high net worth individuals and family owned businesses, with a focus on the timber industry. She sits on the firm’s recruiting committee and is active in our community.
Chelsea Williams, CPA, has been promoted to Senior I. Williams joined the firm in 2013 and has gained expertise in tax planning, estate planning and assurance. Her practice specializes in high net worth clients, forest product operations, and large timberland owners. She holds both a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from Valdosta State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude. She continued her education and earned a Master’s of Accountancy from VSU. Williams is involved in the community through the Thomasville Junior Service League and enjoys entertaining her dogs and exercising.