December 5, 2013—David Marion, Managing Partner of Smith Marion and Company, announced the promotion of Douglas Englehart to Senior Associate today. Douglas has worked for Smith Marion since June 2012. “Doug is a true superstar on our team.” stated Marion. “While working full time at the firm, he graduated summa cum laude with a MSA in Accounting. He then successfully took all four parts of the CPA exam in less than a year. He is the real deal. I look forward to his continued success.”

Englehart, a graduate from California State University, San Bernardino, also has a Bachelor of Science – Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. He recently moved to Tennessee where he will work in the Brentwood office of Smith Marion. He specializes in Yellow Book and Single Audits, and is currently providing auditing and accounting for clients.

Smith Marion & Co., LLP was founded in 1983 by William P. Smith and David B. Marion. Over the last several years, the company has experienced tremendous growth. In November 2012, the firm merged with Streit and Peters, CPAs, a California firm. Marion credits their staff of high-quality, committed professionals, who have invested in their training, development and growth, to the success of the company. The firm also takes pride in the growth of their client base, which has grown mainly from positive client referrals. The firm is licensed to operate in California, Tennessee, and Kentucky, with practice privileges in Idaho and Utah. The company services clients nationwide.