Master of Accounting Articles

Kris Hutchins

Kris Hutchins (BSAc ’11, MAcc ’13) | January 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute Hutchins (BSAc 2011, MAcc 2013), a CPA, has been promoted to Director, Client Service in James Moore’s Gainesville office. She will provide expertise and leadership in the tax department for individual and business tax clients. Hutchins has been a member of the firm since August 2013. 

Samantha Carlisle

Samantha Carlisle (BSAc, MAcc ’14) | January 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute Carlisle (BSAc 2014, MAcc 2014), a CPA, has been promoted to Tax Manager in James Moore’s Gainesville office. She will manage and monitor tax projects for individuals and businesses and will be responsible for interacting closely with clients to provide innovative tax planning, consulting and compliance services. Carlisle joined the firm in 2014. 

Adrienne and Randy Figur

It all adds up to love

Reading Time: 2 minutes In March of 1998, Adrienne Figur (BSAc, MAcc ’98) was just a few months away from completing her master’s degree in accounting. She had a successful summer internship at Ernst & Young’s tax practice under her belt and an offer for a full-time position in the company’s New York City office. While Adrienne thought she was going to begin her career in the Big Apple, that quickly changed when she met Randy Figur (BA ’92) at a bar mitzvah the

Christy Evans with her dog

Student Spotlight: Christy Evans

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Warrington College of Business is full of standout students. No matter their program or major, students are using their time on campus to prepare for impactful careers. This series will feature exceptional students from across Warrington.  While working as a student in the Fisher School of Accounting’s Master of Accounting program, Christy Evans has also spent time outside of the classroom to become a more well rounded person and professional. She works as a citizen scientist for the UF

John VanDuzer

John VanDuzer (BSAc, MAcc ’08) | January 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute VanDuzer (BSAc, MAcc 2008) will moderate the 10th Annual Gainesville Real Estate Forum on February 6, 2020. The annual event is held to allow industry professionals and those who work with them an opportunity to discuss the current state of business and real estate.  VanDuzer is a CPA and Partner at James Moore’s Gainesville office. 

Jeremy Wirhgt

Jeremy Wright (BSAc ’09, MAcc ’09) | November 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute Wright (BSAc 2009, MAcc 2009), CPA, has been named Partner at James Moore & Company.  A member of the firm for nearly nine years, Wright focuses on commercial businesses and has experience across a wide range of compliance and advisory services. Based in James Moore’s Gainesville office, he leads the firm’s Construction Services Team and is also a member of the Manufacturing and Technology Services Team. Wright has made invaluable contributions both to the firm and to the industries he

Traci Pumo

Traci Pumo (BSAc ’00, MAcc ’00, JD ’03, LL.M. ’04) | October 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute Pumo (BSAc 2000, MAcc 2000, JD 2003, LLM 2004) was recently promoted to Tax Partner at BDO. She is a member of the firm’s Private Client Services practice. She provides a unique, multidisciplinary approach to ensure clients achieve their family wealth, tax and personal financial planning goals. Her clients include family offices, multinational families, executives and closely-held business entrepreneurs. Pumo advises clients regarding cross-border estate and gift planning, the sale of closely held business interests and wealth transfer planning.  Pumo

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Davis Waldorff (BSAc ’18, MAcc ’18) | August 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute Waldorff (BSAc 2018, MAcc 2018) has been promoted to Associate Accountant in James Moore’s Gainesville office, where he will assist with research and preparation of individual and corporate tax returns. He has been with the firm since 2018. 

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Drew Steinmeyer (BSAc ’18, MAcc ’18) | August 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute Steinmeyer (BSAc 2018, MAcc 2018) has been hired as a Staff Accountant in James Moore’s Tallahassee office, where he will provide a range of audit and accounting services. 

Kyle Paxton

Kyle Paxton (BSAc ’17, MAcc ’17) | August 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute Paxton (BSAc 2017, MAcc 2017), a CPA, has been promoted to Senior Accountant in James Moore’s Gainesville office. He will prepare personal, corporate and partnership tax returns. He will also be responsible for directing and reviewing the tax work of Associate Accountants and Staff Accountants. Paxton has worked at James Moore since 2013.