Two MCL CPAs to lead Young CPA Network 2019-20
RIDGELAND, Miss. – August 12, 2019 – Shannon Adams, CPA and
Sammy Gill, CPA of the Ridgeland-based accounting firm of Matthews, Cutrer and
Lindsay recently began a year of board service with the Mississippi Society of
CPAs Young CPA Network. For the coming year, Adams will be at the helm serving
The Young CPA Network is a group designed to help young
MSCPA members establish connections with other aspiring professionals, exchange
ideas and grow in their careers. Their first meeting for the 2019-2020 service
year was held in July. Social events allow young members to connect with peers
in a variety of ways throughout the year. The group also hosts an annual
conference with continuing education credits. The Network actively promotes the
CPA profession among accounting students.
“Volunteering my time comes from a love of the accounting
profession, but the collaboration of all generations of CPAs offering a day of
service each year is an annual highlight. The value I’ve found will be offered
to all interested young CPAs. I am especially thrilled with the unprecedented
committee-level involvement for the coming year,” said Adams.
Adams works as an audit manager at MCL and earned a
bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in accounting from Delta State University.
Now with over 10 years in public accounting service, she has developed
expertise in the areas of auditing and small business consulting. She has
extensive experience in working with nonprofit organizations. She previously
represented MSCPA as their delegate for the Alabama Leadership Academy. She
currently serves as the treasurer on the Board of Directors of CASA
Mississippi, Inc. and as secretary of her local business networking group.
Gill is a senior auditor at the firm and earned her CPA license
in 2017. She provides audit and attestation services with a primary focus on
rural development, construction, nonprofit organizations and multi-family
housing projects. She received bachelor and master’s degrees in accounting from
the University of Southern Mississippi. She also currently serves as board
secretary for the Mississippi Society of CPAs and on the local board of the
National Association of Women in Construction.
Matthews, Cutrer and Lindsay | CPAs, with offices in
Ridgeland 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.