Barfield Murphy Shank & Smith, Birmingham, announced a number of promotions:
David Brown, Mindy Ellis and Amy Stapler
were promoted to manager; Brad Camp,
Amy Ewing, Alex Holt, Melanie Shores
and Stephen Von Hagel to supervisor; and
Ashley Caldwell, Marlene Cox and Lindsey
Stryker to senior accountant.
Laura Ward, a senior manager with Clifton
Gunderson, Phoenix, has been selected as
a participant in the 2010 AICPA Leadership
Sidney P. Blum, partner-in-charge of forensic accounting, litigation support and royalty
audit at Green Hasson & Janks, Los Angeles, has earned the Registered Investigator
designation from the American College of
Forensic Examiners Institute.
Richard E. Hatcher has joined Prida Guida
& Co. PA, Tampa, in attestation services. ...
Jack Pohlman, a tax manager at Wiltshire,
Whitley, Richardson & English PA, Fort Myers, has been elected president of the Rotary
Club of Fort Myers South for 2010-2011. ...
Alicia Koross and Andre N. Chammas have
been promoted to partner at Morrison,
Brown, Argiz & Farra LLP, Miami, while
Harold Simon, vice president of Solutions@
MBAF LLC, MBA&F’s technology subsidiary,
has been promoted to director at the firm. ...
Sandra L. Perez has been promoted to director at Berkowitz Dick Pollack & Brant,
Miami. ... Bob Williams has joined Fuoco
Group, North Palm Beach, as director of forensic accounting.
Cro we Hor wath LLP, Oak Brook, announced
the election of five new partners and eight
new directors. The new partners are Bill Hoving, Kevin Powers, Edward Meyette, Chris
Wilgus and Bill Brewer. The new directors
are Michael Kane, Daniel Balla, Denis
O’Leary, Marty Joseph, Barbara S. (
Kieffer) Lackey, Jeff Greene, Tom Guevara and
Kevin J. Zaugg has been promoted to assurance partner at Ernst & Young LLP, Des
Moines. ... E. Michael Farrell has joined First
Security Bank & Trust, Charles City, as chief
financial officer. ... Pamela S. Vosburg has
joined Mayflower Homes Inc., Grinnell, as
chief financial officer. ... Gregory C. Burbach
has been elected co-managing partner of
Honkamp Krueger & Co PC, Dubuque. ...
Kristi K. Ryan has joined Hogan-Hansen
PC, Waterloo, as an accountant. ... Kelsey
J. Whiley and Natalie R. Wieskamp have
been promoted to audit senior associate at
Clifton Gunderson LLP, West Des Moines,
while Elizabeth A. Rider has been promoted
to senior manager. ... Mark R. Schuling, director of the Iowa Department of Revenue,
has been elected president of the Federation
of Tax Administrators.
Angie McElhaney has been admitted as a
member of Marks Nelson Vohland Camp-
bell Radetic, Overland Park.
Jerry Cahill and Max Donlon have joined
the Portland office of Berry, Dunn, McNeil
& Parker as staff accountants.
Melissa Fannin has joined the Timonium
office of Clifton Gunderson as a senior manager.
Loann K. Snell, of Maner Costerisan, Lansing, has earned the Senior Professional in
Human Resources certification, while principal David M. Raeck has been named the 2010
Task Force Chair of the Year by the Michigan
Association of CPAs. Raeck is chair of the
Employee Benefit Task Force.
Mary Berry, Darryl E. Marschke, Beverly
Riola and David Taylor have been promoted
to manager at RubinBrown, St. Louis.
Kaleigh Melanson has joined the Manchester office of Berry, Dunn, McNeil & Parker
as a staff accountant.
The Association for Accounting Marketing
announced its 2010-2011 leadership: D. Scott
Moore will serve as president; Marc Busny
as president-elect; Erinn Keserica as secre-
tary; Kerry Sullivan-Lechner as treasurer;
and Julie Tucek as immediate past president.
There will also be eight board members-at-
large: Raissa Evans, Jack Kolmansberger,
Kristen Lewis, Eric Majchrzak, Mitchell
Reno, Laura Snyder, Carrie Steffen and
Philip P. Goodkin, a senior accountant at
Lipsky Goodkin & Co. PC, New York City,
was honored in mid-June by the New York
State Society of CPAs as the longest practicing CPA in the state of New York. At 98 years
old, Goodkin remains an active professional.
He started his career in 1931, and became
a licensed CPA in 1938. ... Ann Carey has
joined Ernst & Young LLP, New York City,
as Midwest practice leader of construction
and real estate advisory services ... Carmen
Oveissi Field has joined Deloitte Financial
Advisory Services LLP, New York City, as a
principal in the analytic and forensic technology practice. ... Richard Koppel and
Alyssa Rosenbaum have been promoted to
principal at Rosen Seymour Shapss Martin
& Co. LLP, New York City, while Christine
Mendoza, Camille Roald and Bart Wnek
have been promoted to manager; Raj Bavi-shi, Monica Cortes, Diana DiGiovanni and
John Giordano to supervisor; Max Aronov,
Cindy Donofrio, Mandy Huang, Kristin
Ives, Nick Rhee and Brian Sosa to senior;
George Bagdassarian, Erin Khan, Craig
Mullins, Tara Russell and Matthew Sullivan to semi-senior; and Sharon Ellick,
Michelle Finocchi, Matthew Frohlinger,
Stephen Morgan and Jared Schutzman to
Scott Linch has been named a member and
appointed practice leader for the transaction
advisory services practice at Dixon Hughes,
Geoffrey A. Frazier has joined Brady Ware,
Dayton, as a state and local tax director. ...
Steven H. Gross has been named a partner at
Skoda Minotti, Cleveland. The firm also announced a number of promotions:
Christopher MacLaren has been promoted to senior
manager; Marilea W. Campomizzi, Nicholas
A. Delguyd, Kenneth J. Goodwin and Sean
Saari to manager; Erin Coudriet, Rebecca
L. Ferris, Kimberly E. Garvin, Gregory J.
Skoda Jr., Diane Thompson and Joseph D.
Yusz to senior staff accountant; Jen Brawner,