Steven has more than 25 years of experience providing assurance services.
Steven has served a variety of public and privately held clients in a range of industries, including financial services, construction, distribution and manufacturing, and nonprofit.
Prior to joining HoganTaylor as a partner in 2018, Steven was with JPMS Cox for 13 years and prior to that with Ernst & Young in Little Rock, Arkansas for 12 years as a senior executive where he supervised audits for numerous privately-held and publicly-held companies.
- Assisted clients in many different industries implement new accounting and reporting requirements
- Coordinated with client personnel across all functions in order to understand the business and effectively plan and execute audits
- Identified and communicated with CFO and controller on technical accounting issues impacting the client and industry
- Oversees audits, reviews and agreed-upon procedures of nonpublic companies and nonprofit organizations
- Represented numerous clients which completed merger and acquisition transactions
CERTIFICATIONS & HONORS
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC AFFILIATIONS
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), member
- Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA), member
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Joint Trial Board member
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Division of Professional Ethics, Independence/Behavioral Standards former Subcommittee member
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Division of Professional Ethics, Technical Standards Subcommittee, former member
- University of Arkansas, Sam M. Walton College of Business Department of Accounting Advisory Board member
- Baptist Health Board of Trustees member
- Better Business Bureau of Arkansas, former President, former Vice-President, former Board member and Treasurer
- American Red Cross of Arkansas, former Board member
- B.S., Accounting, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville