Master of Accounting Articles: page 8

Matthew Nelson (MBA ’07) and Jennifer Lada (BSAc ’95, MAcc ’97) | April 2015

Matthew (MBA 2007) and Jennifer (BSAc 1995, MAcc 1997) were both appointed Vice Presidents at Advanced Disposal, the largest, privately-owned environmental services company in the U.S. Matthew was named VP of Finance and Investor Relations, where he is responsible for financial planning and analysis, treasury, and investor relations. Jennifer was promoted to VP of Financial Reporting. Her responsibilities include SEC compliance, technical accounting, enterprise risk management and financial reporting.

Lillian Mills (BSAc ’80, MAcc ’81) | September 2014

Lillian (BSAc 1980, MAcc 1981) was awarded the American Tax Association’s highest honor, the Ray M. Sommerfeld Outstanding Tax Educator Award. Lillian, the department chair of accounting at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas, was recognized for her career contributions in the areas of tax-related teaching, research and service.

Sarah Anderson (BSAc ’00, MAcc ’01) and Jason Natt (MAcc ’97) | July 2014

Sarah (BSAc 2000, MAcc 2001) and Jason (MAcc 1997) were admitted into PwC’s partnership effective July 1. Sarah, a partner in the Federal Tax Services practice, has more than 13 years of experience in international assignment services and business compliance services. Jason, an assurance partner in the Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services practice, focuses on assisting clients with technical accounting and SEC reporting matters related to non-recurring transactions. They both work in PwC’s Greater Atlanta market.

Michael L. Kohner (BSAc ’84, MAcc ’86) | May 2014

Michael (BSAc 1984, MAcc 1986), Managing Director of WTAS LLC in West Palm Beach, Fla., was recently honored with the Education Foundation of Palm Beach County Distinguished Alumni Award. This award was created to honor distinguished former students who are noted in their field of endeavor and recognized for their expertise and community service.

Rodney McKendree (BSAc ’91, MAcc ’91) | April 2014

Rodney (BSAc 1991, MAcc 1991) was named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Nemours, an internationally-recognized integrated children’s health system headquartered in Jacksonville. Rodney has served Nemours in various capacities in Finance and Administration for 15 years.