Moore Colson, an award-winning accounting, consulting and advisory firm in Atlanta, announces the hiring of Amber Ellingson, corporate accounting senior manager, and David Knorr, tax manager.
October 11, 2017
Moore Colson, an award-winning accounting, consulting and advisory firm in Atlanta, recently announced the hiring of Amber Ellingson, CPA, as corporate accounting senior manager, and David Knorr, CPA, as tax manager.
Ellingson joins Moore Colson with over 17 years of progressive accounting and financial management experience. Prior to Moore Colson, Ellingson served as an accounting & audit manager at C. Wesley Addison P.C., a CPA firm in Tucson, AZ, where she was responsible for preparing and auditing financial statements in accordance with GAAP, in addition to preparing annual budgets and managing all payroll functions for several clients. Ellingson also worked as a controller at the Maryland Food Bank in Baltimore, MD, where she was responsible for standard accounting operations as well as managing the preparation of all internal, compliance, and regulatory financial reporting. Ellingson received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in Accounting from Kennesaw State University, and her master’s in Business Administration from Georgia State University.
At Moore Colson, Ellingson’s responsibilities will include helping to lead the Corporate Accounting Department, nurturing client relationships, providing consultative advice, driving continued efficiencies, and developing the team while enabling the firm’s continued growth.
Knorr comes to Moore Colson with 8 years of advanced tax experience, including Big Four experience as a federal tax service associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where he was responsible for preparing federal and state tax returns for companies such as Time Warner, Inc. Knorr also worked as a senior income tax accountant at HD Supply in Atlanta and was promoted to income tax manager to lead a team in charge of completing federal and state compliance of multiple subsidiaries that file in all 50 states. In this role, Knorr was also responsible for reviewing international filing and audits for HD Supply’s international businesses. Knorr graduated cum laude from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, GA, with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Knorr’s responsibilities at Moore Colson will include reviewing and preparing tax returns of varying complexities, providing tax consulting and projections while developing and mentoring staff members.
“We are thrilled to have Amber and David join the team,” said Evelyn Poulos, director of talent at Moore Colson. “Moore Colson places the utmost importance on finding talent that not only brings just the right skill set and experience, but that is also a great cultural fit, and Amber and David bring both to our firm.”
Moore Colson has been providing accounting, advisory and consulting services to mid-market businesses and Fortune 500 companies in the Southeast and nationwide since 1981. Headquartered in Atlanta, Moore Colson is one of America’s largest and top award-winning firms delivering innovative and practical solutions in a true partnership model. Only Moore Colson provides the expertise, relentless integrity and personalized experience to help your company achieve its business goals.
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