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Charles Bryan, CPA

Charles Bryan is a 1987 graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill and a 1995 graduate of Guilford College. He has 25 years experience in accounting with 13 years in public accounting. Charles is a member of the AICPA and the NCACPA. He is also a Quickbooks Proadvisor and is certified in the Quickbooks Software. (NC License #26203)

Charles lives in the Kipling area of Harnett County North Carolina with his wife, Linda, and three children. He is a member of Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church in Fuquay-Varina, NC.

Rene Hegnes

Rene is the firm’s office manager and is a magna cum laude graduate of Goucher College with degrees in Economics and Management with a minor in Accounting. She is a Quickbooks ProAdvisor and specializes in bookkeeping and payroll/sales tax for business clients.  She enjoys assisting small business owners with start-up solutions and planning. She and her husband have two grown children and have lived in Angier for the past 14 years.

Christine White, CPA

Christine A. White is a 1990 graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a B.S. in Business/Accountancy. Christine has over 18 years of corporate and public accounting experience including financial services, manufacturing, non-profit industries as well as corporate, small business, and individual taxation. Christine is a QuickBooks certified user and a member of the NCACPA. (NC License #27848)

Christine works remotely with our office while she and her husband and two children live in Athens, GA.

Stefanie Watkins

Stefanie Watkins has joined the practice as Administrative Assistant.   She is the President of Clever Spaces, Inc. a successful professional organizing firm that has operated in the Triangle since 2005.  She and her husband, Greg have raised 3 sons and live on a farm in Fuquay Varina. She attends Fuquay United Methodist Church and enjoys helping her organizing clients bring peace to their homes and offices.

David Jernigan, CPA

David Jernigan, CPA is a 1996 graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill and a 2010 graduate of NC State University.  He  has worked in public accounting for nine years and specializes in individual and corporate taxation. He also has experience in auditing, mostly in the area of governmental and non-profit audits.  Some of his favorite things to do outside the office include his love of reading, playing golf and tennis, and working outdoors in the yard.  David recently bought a new house and moved to Angier in early 2014.