Hunt named director of the CAS department at Matthews, Cutrer and Lindsay CPAs 



RIDGELAND, Miss. – November 1, 2020 – Krisstel Hunt, CPA has been named director of the Client Accounting and Advisory Services (CAS) department at the professional accounting firm of Matthews, Cutrer and Lindsay in Ridgeland, MS. 

Hunt, a part of the firm since 2012, moved from the role of audit and tax manager to CAS director earlier in Nov. to apply hands-on experience with tax services, audits, and outsourced CFO skills. Hunt observed and noted to leadership the potential of the CAS department for several years. 

“Krisstel’s experience allows her to proactively advise clients because she can readily identify their needs,” said Matt Freeland, managing shareholder. “She is eager to continue working alongside clients in some familiar ways and with her CAS team to deepen the firm’s value to clients by increasing our understanding of their preferences and anticipation of their needs.” 

Hunt, a CPA who is also bilingual, holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting and personal financial planning from The University of Southern Mississippi. 

Hunt has helped organizations manage financial planning and budgeting, maintain financial accounting records and cash flow statements, perform month-end and year-end accounting transactions, ensure organizational funds to meet expenditures, and implement fundraising strategies. 

“Krisstel’s expertise, skills, and organizational qualities are the clear and ideal fit for maximum benefit to our clients,” said Kim Hardy, shareholder in charge of human resources. 

Matthews, Cutrer and Lindsay | CPAs, with offices in Ridgeland, Clinton, and Yazoo City, Miss. provides accounting expertise to nonprofits, construction companies, and the affordable housing industry together with individual and corporate taxation services. Additionally, the firm provides business valuation and litigation support services plus recurring business services such as bookkeeping and payroll.