Keiter Promotes Menefee and Murray to Partner
Keiter, a Certified Public Accounting firm, announces that Amy Rybar Menefee, CPA, CFE and John T. Murray, CPA have been promoted to Partners as of October 1, 2019. Gary Wallace, managing partner of Keiter, is proud to have Amy Menefee and John Murray join the partner team.
“Promoting these individuals is an important step in the Firm’s growth strategy. I am proud of the dedication and hard work that both Amy and John have demonstrated over their tenure at Keiter. They have worked hard to build their brand internally and in our market, they have developed strong areas of expertise, and they actively seek opportunities to make our Firm better. We look forward to the leadership, insights, and innovation they will each provide to Keiter in the coming years.”
Amy Menefee has served Keiter clients for over 10 years. She has over 14 years of experience providing audit and consulting services to clients in the insurance, not-for-profit, waste management, and manufacturing industries. Amy is a member of Keiter’s Not-for-Profit, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Manufacturing & Distribution Industry teams. In addition, she serves on the Recruiting and Scheduling Committees at Keiter. Amy is a co-founder and board member of Charitable Souls Foundation Inc., a not-for-profit corporation, and is active with Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church Finance Council and the Richmond Chapter of Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance.
John Murray has served Keiter clients for over 7 years. He has over 13 years of experience providing tax planning opportunities and insights for closely-held businesses in real estate, manufacturing & distribution, technology, private equity, financial services and individuals. John is a member of Keiter’s Financial Services and Mergers & Acquisitions niche groups. He serves on the Firm’s Workflow, XCM, Scheduling, and Technology committees, and he teaches and develops staff. John supports numerous community initiatives and is currently involved with the Virginia Council of CEOs. He is a former board member of the Richmond Venture Forum.
Keiter was founded in 1978 and provides a full range of financial services to businesses and their owners. The Keiter team is always focused on providing fresh insights and creating new opportunities to help businesses grow. The Firm has over 160 employees in its Richmond office and is the third largest accounting firm in Richmond with 80 CPAs. Keiter has developed specialized expertise in serving the real estate, construction, manufacturing, and financial services industries, as well as nonprofit entities.
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