Anglin Reichmann Armstrong Names Four New Partners

December 2023 — Anglin Reichmann Armstrong, P.C. announces the promotions of LeAnne Goode, Meg Hampton, Kavitha Hichkad and Andrew Labosier from Manager to Partner, joining the executive team effective January 1, 2024.

LeAnne Goode, CPA, MBA serves in Anglin’s Audit and Assurance Department and focuses on reviews and audits of financial statements as well as employee benefit plan audits. LeAnne also serves on the membership committee of ABC of North Alabama. She advises construction clients as well as manufacturers, not-for-profit organizations and government contractors.

Meg Hampton, CPA, MAcc, recently relocated from Alabama to Pensacola, Fla. to continue her work in Anglin’s Audit & Assurance Department. She focuses on audits, reviews, compilations and preparation of financial statements as well as employee benefit plan audits. Meg is also a qualified Peer Review Captain for other CPA firms. She maintains a close watch on new audit and accounting standards to serve clients and her peer professionals.

Kavitha Hichkad, CPA, MBA, leads Anglin’s Audit & Assurance Department and oversees industry trends as well as accuracy in audit and assurance processes. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. Her areas of focus include government contracting, information technology and employee benefit plan compliance. Kavitha is the first named partner at Anglin who has chosen a part-time role in order to serve her community in various board roles.

Andrew Labosier, CPA, CVA, MAcc, MBA is credentialed as a Certified Valuation Analyst and serves in the Tax Advisory Department at Anglin. His industry focus includes government contracting, health care, real estate and professional services. Andrew often provides client guidance for business growth and succession as well as estate planning. He is a member of the National Association of Valuators and Analysts and has previously served on the board of the Federal Tax Clinic.

“I’m impressed with the caliber of leaders we have at all levels of our firm. Becoming a partner is a big deal as professionals gain experience and contribute so much to our clients and communities,” said Brandon Smith, managing partner at Anglin. “I visit with other firms across the country and many of them are having trouble finding the next generation of partners and keeping people in the profession. It is a testament to our culture and the health of the firm that we have four individuals who have earned this promotion,” he added.

“Through these partner promotions, we are pleased to advance the diversity of voices and experience among Anglin’s executive leadership team,” said David Bier, Anglin’s chief operating officer. “Our firm is known for providing personalized career paths and leadership opportunities. As a result, these new partners are setting a high bar for the industry’s future of client service, technology, team culture and professional mentoring.”

Formed in 1990, Anglin Reichmann Armstrong, P.C. has consistently received accolades such as Best Accounting and Tax Firms and Best Places to Work. In 2023, the firm was recognized among the Top 10 “Best Firms for Young Accountants” by Accounting Today. With offices in Alabama and Florida, Anglin serves clients throughout the Southeast and nationally through its niche offerings. Services include CFO Services, Outsourced Accounting, Specialized Tax Credits (R&D Credits), Business Valuations as well as Audit and Assurance and Tax Advisory Services. Anglin is also a proud member of CPAmerica International.

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