Tallahassee, FL – October 28, 2106 – Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A., CPAs, a professional accounting, assurance, and tax services firm headquartered in Tallahassee, announces that Christopher Howell has been admitted as a Shareholder and will join the eight other shareholders as owners of the CPA Firm.
Chris has over 18 years of accounting, auditing, and consulting services to clients and employers primarily in the insurance industry. He is a licensed CPA, has earned the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) designations from the Institute of Internal Auditors, and the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Chris joined THF 16 years ago; in August of 2015, Chris relocated to the Tampa office to become the Tampa Market Leader. Since assuming his role as Tampa Market Leader, the Tampa office has grown significantly. As one of our Insurance Industry Team leaders, his daily responsibilities include overseeing multiple engagements involving insurance companies and their affiliates and parent companies. He also spends a significant amount of time conferring with insurance industry leaders assisting them with various solutions and reporting matters. Additionally, Chris has made significant investments professionally. Most recently, he was selected as one of approximately twenty participants in Florida TaxWatch’s Florida Citizenship Institute in 2016. Chris is a member of the AICPA, where he is a member of the AICPA/National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) Task Force, the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA), and the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA).
Bill Ferguson, Assurance Shareholder with Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. states, “Chris has a strong commitment to building meaningful client relationships, expanding industry networks and relationships, as well as being committed to improving many of the Firm’s operations. His analytics, self-discipline, commitment to planning, and knowledge in the industry have benefited THF’s insurance group and contributed to the Firm’s growth and success in this highly complex industry.” Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. CPAs congratulates Chris on being admitted as a Shareholder!
Thomas Howell Ferguson P.A. is a full-service certified public accounting firm founded in 1993. The firm employs approximately 85 CPA and non-CPA professionals in order to serve businesses and individuals from its locations in Tallahassee and Tampa. For more information, please call 850-668-8100 or visit www.thf-cpa.com.