New partners announced for the Tidwell Group for 2021
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., August 6, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Tidwell Group, a leading accounting and advisory firm with offices in offices in Alabama, Georgia, Ohio, and Texas, is happy to share that Andrew Hooper, Clint Hamilton, Michael Fournier, Patrick Burk, and Sean Hutton have been promoted to partner.
“The partner group expansion tells who the Tidwell Group is,” said J. Barry Tidwell
“The partner group expansion tells who the Tidwell Group is,” said J. Barry Tidwell, National Managing Partner of the Tidwell Group. “These newly added partners represent the next generation of accounting executives. The Tidwell Group is about creating opportunities for career expansion, personal growth and success.”
Andrew Hooper, CPA, is an assurance partner of the Tidwell Group Birmingham Office. Hooper has been with the company for more than nine years, starting out as an intern. He mainly specializes in the construction and real estate industries, particularly low-income housing tax credits, RD- and HUD-supported projects. In addition to his experience in building and real estate auditing, he also has excellent experience in non-profit, professional service companies and regulatory audits. Hooper received his Bachelor of Accounting at Auburn University and his Master of Accountancy at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Clint Hamilton, CPA, is an assurance partner of the Tidwell Group Atlanta Office with eight years of experience in public accounting. His primary focus was on the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and real estate projects funded and subsidized by the US Department of Agriculture for Rural Development (RD). Hamilton received his bachelor’s degree and master of science degree in accounting from the University of Kentucky.
Patrick Burk, CPA, is an assurance partner in the Atlanta Tidwell Group Office. With nine years of public accounting experience, his primary focus is on real estate with an emphasis on affordable housing, including low-income residential property tax credits, USDA / rural development projects, and HUD-backed projects. Burk understands the importance of customer service and prides itself on quality and on-time delivery. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Alabama and a bachelor’s degree in finance University of Alabama in Birmingham.
Michael Fournier, CPA, is an assurance partner of the Tidwell Group Atlanta Office. His work with clients has been extensive, including all aspects of real estate, from contractors, real estate developers, owners and operators of commercial and residential real estate, senior housing, mortgage lenders (Fannie Mae DUS Lenders), tax credit indicators, and real estate investment funds. Fournier is also experienced in healthcare and nonprofits and is an expert in consolidations. Fournier received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia.
Sean Hutton, CPA, is an assurance partner in the Columbus Office of the Tidwell Group and has twelve years of public accounting experience. Hutton’s expertise focuses on real estate, more precisely on the affordable housing industry. His expertise also includes cost statement audits and tax credits for low-income residential real estate. He was also part of the group that revised the current Rural Development Handbook 515. Hutton received his Bachelor of Sciences in accounting from Capital University and is a certified public accountant in Ohio.
About Tidwell Group, LLC
Tidwell Group, LLC, was named INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) Best of the Best Firm for 2020 and 2019 and was named to Forbes’ list of America’s Best Tax and Accounting Firms of 2021. These recognitions follow the company’s fastest growing rankings for 2019, 2018 and 2017.
A leading auditing and consulting company with offices in Alabama, Georgia, Ohio, and Texas, Tidwell Group specializes in the tax credit, real estate, and construction industries. The company’s experienced specialists serve all asset classes in the affordable housing industry. You’ll develop long-term customer relationships through value-driven outcomes with expertise ranging from low-income residential property tax credits, bonds and conventional finance, renewable energy, HUD compliance and reporting, and USDA compliance and rural development reporting. Ready to roll up your sleeves, the Tidwell Group will have an immediate impact on your business. Their expertise, partnership mentality, and hands-on approach enable them to offer advice and new ways to improve your business.
For more information about the Tidwell Group, visit the company’s website at www.TidwellGroup.com, Twitter @TidwellGroupLLC, or call (866) 442-7090.
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