Daniel Brock, a senior manager at Barfield,
Murphy, Shank & Smith, Birmingham, has
earned the Certified Valuation Analyst designation from the National Association of
Certified Valuation Analysts. ... David Bo-stick has joined Carr, Riggs & Ingram, Enterprise, as business development executive
serving the Birmingham area. In addition,
firm partner Harold L. Monk Jr. has been reappointed to the Advisory Council on Government Auditing Standards, while partner
M. Chad Singletary has been appointed to
the Alabama State Board of Accountancy.
Michael H. Watson has joined Beall Barclay,
Fort Smith, as a junior accountant.
Joseph Bailitz has joined the San Francisco
office of Rothstein Kass as a principal, while
Walnut Creek principal Kelly Easterling has
been elected to a one-year term as the co-chief executive of the Association of Women
in Alternative Investing. ... Michael McAr-thur has joined Deloitte Corporate Finance
LLC, a subsidiary of Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, as a managing director
in Los Angeles. ... Therese Tucker, CEO and
founder of BlackLine Systems, Calabasas,
has been nominated for an Ernst & Young
Entrepreneur of the Year Award. ...
Shreed-har Kothari, a partner at Gumbiner Savett
Inc., Santa Monica, has joined the Board of
Directors of the Indian Film Festival of Los
Kirkland, Russ, Murphy & Tapp PA, St. Petersburg, announced a number of new hires:
Laura A. Olivieri has joined the firm as a
tax senior manager; Cindy Morris, David
Dvorak and Kimberly Hall as tax seniors;
Becky Gordon as tax staff; Randall Barnett as a tax intern; Aarti Shah as tax staff II;
and Kathy Schmitz as admin/tax support.
In addition, tax staffer Nicholas Colarusso
has been named the Outstanding Graduate
in Accounting by the University of Tampa,
while the firm’s Laura Krueger Brock was
named a Business Women of the Year finalist
at the 2010 Women’s Symposium, honoring
the Women of Distinction in Pinellas County.
... Richard A. Pollack, director-in-charge of
forensic and business valuation services at
Berko witz Dick Pollack & Brant, Miami, has
earned the Certified Anti-Money-Laundering
Specialist credential from the Association of
CAMS. ... Ronald E. Harbison, a senior man-
ager in the Litigation Support Department of
Morrison, Brown, Argiz & Farra LLP, Miami, has been appointed to the Palm Beach
County Commission on Ethics.
RSM McGladrey Inc., Chicago, announced
its new senior leadership team: President
C.E. Andrews will now also serve as chief
operating officer; Joe Adams will serve as
clients and people leader for the Great Lakes
markets, Jim Kadavy as clients and people
leader for the Great Plains and Western markets, and Johnnie James as clients and people
leader for the Eastern markets; Mike Stokke
will serve as national leader for client service
strategy and delivery; Kimpa Moss will serve
as national leader for internal client service
and people, with responsibility for HR, sales
and marketing, IT, and partner and managing
director matters; Peter Fontaine will continue as general counsel; Rene Ordogne will
serve as chief financial and operations officer; and Dave Scudder, managing partner of
McGladrey & Pullen, will become a participating member of the McGladrey Leadership
Team. ... Jason J. Evans, partner-in-charge
of the Construction Services Team of Sikich
LLP, Aurora, has been appointed to the Board
of Directors of the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce. ... Bob Clarke has been
appointed Midwest regional managing partner of Deloitte Financial Advisory Services
LLP, Chicago. ... Kristen Friederich, a senior accountant at Rice, Sullivan & Co. Ltd.,
Swansea, has earned her Illinois CPA license.
... Michael Becker has joined the assurance
practice of Mueller & Co. LLP, Chicago, as a
director. ... Edward G. Detwiler has joined
the Chicago office of RGL Forensics, bringing with him the client base from his previous
company, Edward G. Detwiler & Associates
Ltd. ... Wes Williams, a partner with Crowe
Horwath LLP, Oak Brook, has been named
chair of the Professional Ethics Executive
Committee of the AICPA.
Anita Langley, a senior consultant at
Berry, Dunn, McNeil & Parker, Portland, has
earned the Certified Information Systems
Auditor credential from the Information
Systems Audit and Control Association.
Marty Brunk, a managing director in the Ti-
monium office of RSM McGladrey, has been
named an Influential Marylander in the Fi-
nance Category by The Daily Record. ... Bond
Beebe, Bethesda, announced three new
hires: Alex Helfand and Zeinab Darwish
have joined the Audit Department as a staff
accountant and a staff auditor, respectively,
while Lola Andrews has joined the Payroll
Audit Department as a compliance auditor.
... Nicole Luna, Daniel Keefer and Russell
Conelley of Councilor, Buchanan & Mitch-
ell PC, Bethesda, have passed the CPA Exam.
... Steven M. Braunstein has been named
president of Snyder Cohn PC, Bethesda, suc-
ceeding Edward L. Snyder, who will become
chairman, succeeding Stanley P. Snyder,
who now becomes chairman emeritus.
Kyle R. Schafer, level one staff accountant at
Maner Costerisan, Lansing, has earned his
Michigan CPA license.
Jonathon Barnett, Brad Earwood and Tyler
Holmes have joined Carr, Riggs & Ingram,
Jackson, as staff accountants, while
Christopher Burnham has joined the firm as an
Robert Hof and Jean Price have joined
Brown Smith Wallace LLC, St. Louis, as a
system administrator and a staff accountant,
respectively, while Ben Morgan has joined
the firm as an intern. In addition, Michelle
Meyer has been promoted to manager of
operations, and Julie Martin to supervisor,
at Benefit Plans Plus. ... James G. Castel-lano, chairman of RubinBrown LLP, has
been named one of the Most Influential St.
Louis Professionals by the St. Louis Business
Journal, while assurance services manager
Steven Harris has been elected a national director for the National Association of Black
Kristen N. Bournival and Ross A. Harkness, in-charge accountants in the Dover
and Wolfeboro offices, respectively, of Leone,
McDonnell & Roberts PA, have earned their
Erin L. Monahan has been promoted to supervisor at Cowan, Gunteski & Co. PA, Toms
River. In addition, the firm’s Deborah Mathis
has been named one of New Jersey’s Best 50
Women in Business by NJBiz, while senior
accountant Anthony Talerico Jr. is serving as
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