Joseph Pennington Joins Banking Assurance Team

RICHMOND, V.A. Dec. 4, 2012 Elliott Davis, LLC, one of the largest accounting, tax and consulting services firms in the Southeast, is pleased to announce the addition of Joseph Pennington as an assurance senior manager in its Richmond, V.A. office.

A certified public accountant with more than 12 years of banking experience, Pennington will provide accounting and assurance services to clients in the financial services sector. He has held an array of positions within publicly traded community banks, including controller of a $1.3 billion bank and most recently, Chief Financial Officer and corporate secretary of a regional bank and its holding company. Pennington was also an internal auditor for the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.

“Joseph’s experiential knowledge is significant; he has worked on FDIC-assisted transactions as well as a sizeable three-entity merger,” said Paul Pickett, Richmond Office Managing Shareholder. “We are pleased to welcome him to our growing team and look forward to utilizing his talents as we serve banking clients in Virginia and across the Southeast.”

Pennington holds a B.S. in Accounting from West Virginia University.