Chris has more than 15 years of public accounting experience and works exclusively with financial institutions. He provides external and internal audits, Sarbanes-Oxley control audits, Loan Review and IT audits to community banks ranging from $80 million in assets to multi-billion dollar financial institutions. Prior to joining Elliott Davis, Chris worked with various industries and service areas including financial institutions, healthcare, manufacturing and distribution and benefit plans.

Education, Credentials and Special Training

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
  • Master of Accountancy, University of Mississippi
  • B.S., Accounting, Arkansas State University
  • Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University

Civic and Community Activities

  • IT Conference Committee Member, TBA
  • Financial Institutions Committee, TSCPA
  • Former Credit Conference Committee Member, TBA
  • Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University Class of 2015 Officer

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA)
  • Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)
  • American Bankers Association (ABA)
  • Tennessee Bankers Association (TBA)
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)