New role will focus on creating a sustainable culture that embodies diversity, equity and inclusion.
Atlanta, GA – Frazier & Deeter, one of the nation’s Top 50 accounting and advisory firms, announced today that Rasheedah Luqman has been named as the firm’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Manager.
“Given the many goals the firm’s DEI Committee has mapped out, it became clear we needed to define a position that will devote time to ensuring we reach those goals,” said Seth McDaniel, Managing Partner of Frazier & Deeter. “We are delighted to see Rasheedah Luqman take on this important new role.”
The DEI Manager will help to create a sustainable culture that embodies diversity, equity and inclusion internally and externally. As the DEI Manager, Luqman will be responsible for creating tools to execute the DEI strategy while also defining and measuring success, analyzing data and building a more diverse and inclusive environment at Frazier & Deeter.
Luqman will champion the firm’s DEI Program by partnering with departments at Frazier & Deeter to develop, plan, implement and deliver programs, as well as provide events related to diversity, equity and inclusion. She will act as a spokesperson for the firm and be responsible for ensuring its commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
“Taking on this role is an honor and a testament to Frazier & Deeter’s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture,” noted Luqman. “Continuing to build a strong foundation for our culture is critically important and I’m excited to help our firm achieve its goals.”
Luqman also currently serves as a Senior Manager in Frazier & Deeter’s Tax Practice. Throughout her career, Luqman has worked with clients in a variety of industries such as high-net-worth, film & entertainment, S-corporations, service industries and non-profits. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a Sales and Use Tax Auditor for the Georgia Department of Revenue.
About Frazier & Deeter
Frazier & Deeter is an award-winning accounting and advisory firm headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The firm provides a wide range of tax, audit, accounting and advisory services to serve the emerging needs of clients as they evolve. Frazier & Deeter and its FD family of brands have nine offices across the United States and one in the United Kingdom. The firm has been recognized repeatedly as a Best of the Best Accounting firm, a Best Firm to Work For in the U.S. and a Best Firm for Women in Leadership. Frazier & Deeter’s brand promise is Investing in Relationships to Make a Difference™.