HHM CPAs Appoints New Managing Partner of Memphis Office
November 8, 2018 | Laurie Holt
HHM CPAs, one of the Best of the Best Firms as ranked by INSIDE Public Accounting, is pleased to announce Jason Martin, CPA, CFE, MBA, has been named Managing Partner of the Memphis location. This announcement comes just one year after Martin moved from the Chattanooga office to the firm’s location at 1755 Kirby Parkway in Memphis.
A graduate of Albany State University and Georgia Southwestern State University, Martin joined the firm’s audit department in Chattanooga in 2011. He was named partner in 2016 and made his move to Memphis in 2017.
“It’s a privilege and honor to lead our firm’s growth efforts in Memphis,” said Jason Martin. “Our firm is made up of a dynamic group of accountants and professionals that have a great passion of serving Memphis area businesses and organizations. Relocating to Memphis was an easy decision given the growth opportunities for our firm and wonderful things my family will now experience in this great city.”
“Jason has been such an asset to the firm,” said Donnie Hutcherson, Managing Partner of HHM CPAs’ Chattanooga office. “Letting him make the move to Memphis to help grow our presence there was a hard decision. We miss him in Chattanooga, but his leadership skills, the way he interacts with our employees, and his dedication to client service made him the obvious choice to be the one to introduce Memphis to the HHM way of doing business. We take great pride in making this announcement.”
With over a dozen years of experience in a diverse range of industries, Martin counts construction companies, family-owned & closely-held businesses, and governmental institutions among his areas of expertise. In addition to providing traditional audit services to a wide range of clients, Jason spends much of his time assisting clients solve complex operational challenges. He also provides valuable consulting services to his clients by utilizing his strong problem-solving skills and his background in fraud investigative and forensic services.
“We’re fully dedicated to supporting this community with our responsiveness to client needs, proactive planning, and industry expertise in many areas. Memphis is now home and I’m excited to see what the future holds,” said Martin.
Martin is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA,) Tennessee Society of Public Accountants (TSCPA), Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and Governmental Finance Officers Association (GFOA). Since moving to Memphis, he has become an active member of both the Rotary Club of East Memphis and the Economic Club of Memphis. He has also joined the Board of Directors for the Collierville Education Foundation. When not working, Martin enjoys spending time with his wife, Shariah (“Shy”), and refereeing their three children.