Three new partners have been elected at Frazier & Deeter, a nationally ranked CPA firm. Donna Beatty, Beth Garrett and Kelly Garrison were elected to partner based on their expertise, client service and contributions to the firm. Beatty and Garrison are partners in the Atlanta tax practice, while Garrett has been appointed as leader of the firm’s Divorce Litigation Support Practice.
“Each of these individuals has worked extremely hard to achieve this milestone,” said Seth McDaniel, Managing Partner of Frazier & Deeter. “Their exceptional skills, expertise and dedication to their clients make them assets for the firm as we continue to rapidly grow across the Southeast.”
Donna Beatty, CPA, brings more than 25 years of professional tax and accounting experience to the firm. Donna specializes in providing comprehensive tax planning, review, advisory and compliance services to closely held businesses, high net-worth individuals and professional services groups. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Georgia.
Beth Garrett, JD, CPA, CVA, leads the Divorce Litigation Support Practice, assisting high net-worth individuals and corporate executives with divorce, tax and accounting issues. She helps with the division of financial and real estate assets through mediation and at trial. Beth works with family practice attorneys through all financial aspects of divorce and child support matters. She is a published author and frequent speaker regarding family law. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Furman University and her Juris Doctorate from Samford University.
Kelly Garrison, CPA, has over ten years of experience and is one of the leaders of the firm’s Personal Financial Services Group. Working with individuals and closely held businesses, Kelly focuses her attention on planning opportunities to minimize personal, trust and estate tax liabilities. Her specialties include retirement planning and inbound/outbound foreign income and estate planning. She received a Bachelor of Science in Management from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Masters in Taxation from Georgia State University.
About Frazier & Deeter
Frazier & Deeter is a nationally recognized top 100 CPA and advisory firm headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with additional offices in Alpharetta, Georgia, Nashville, Tennessee and Tampa, Florida. The firm provides tailored services across a wide range of tax, audit, accounting and advisory needs to achieve each client’s unique financial goals.
Frazier & Deeter has been named the #1 Midsized Accounting Firm to Work For, the 62nd largest CPA firm and the 10th Fastest Growing CPA Firm among the top 100 firms in the U.S. by Accounting Today magazine. Frazier & Deeter has also been named a Best of the Best CPA firm in the U.S. by Inside Public Accounting for eight consecutive years.
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