Staff

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Renita M. Owens, CPA, PFS
Principal

When I first started working in accounting I did not realize that it was a “helping profession”.  My interests in college had leaned toward education and music.  In fact I majored in Religious Education at Furman University and had to go back to school to take accounting courses required for…

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Tom Larson, CPA
Senior Manager

Tom is a Certified Public Accountant and a senior manager with Renita M. Owens, CPA, LLC with over 20 years of experience providing tax compliance, consulting, and financial statement preparation and auditing services to a diverse array of clients, including commercial businesses, non-profit organizations, medical groups, estates and trusts, and…

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Cheryl M. Bryson, EA
Enrolled tax Professional

Preparing income tax returns and client accounting sounds like such a boring profession doesn’t it?  I love my job!  Why? Because I enjoy helping my clients, my friends, with their tax and accounting needs. The ever changing tax laws present a challenge to me.  Putting the pieces together, like a…

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Peggy O. Reid
Senior Bookkeeper and Tax Professional

Peggy has  a “nose” for detective work.   She can review a client’s in-house bookkeeping system and determine where the problems are and trouble-shoot them.  Peggy’s diversified background includes working under CPA owners of a start-up company, Dial Page (Accounting Manager), accounting for Greenville County Recreation Commission, Corporate Controller for Nehi-Royal…

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J. Aden McNeely, Jr.
Senior Bookkeeper / Property Manager

Aden has been with the firm since 1978 and is known for his experience with challenging bookkeeping assignments.  He often performs bookkeeping services for a broad range of years when a client has fallen behind and cannot locate all data needed for a complete accounting of their transactions. He methodically…

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Elizabeth O. (Beth) Dickson
Tax Professional / Firm Accountant

Since 1996 Beth has worked in the areas of client bookkeeping services and individual tax preparation and planning.  She is now responsible for the firm books, and works with client accounting systems as needed. Her work has included a wide diversity of clients. Beth’s family is currently a “softball family”,…

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