Moore Colson, an award-winning accounting, consulting and advisory firm in Atlanta, announced partner Steven Murphy, CPA, has joined the board of directors for the Georgia Motor Trucking Association (GMTA). Since 1933, GMTA has served as the voice of the trucking industry in the state and represents for-hire carriers, private carriers and affiliate members. Besides supporting advocacy efforts, members have access to networking opportunities and educational training, among many other benefits.
The GMTA voted for 2021 board nominees during their annual convention, which took place June 20-21, 2021, in Amelia Island, Florida. A long-time member of the GMTA, this is Murphy’s first time serving on the board of directors. “It’s an honor to serve such a great organization that I have had the pleasure of being a part of for so many years,” said Murphy. “Since its founding, the GMTA has done so much for the transportation industry in Georgia, and I’m excited to help continue its legacy.”
Starting his career with Moore Colson over 14 years ago, Murphy is currently the practice leader for the transportation industry and the tax practice leader for the retail industry. With expertise in federal and state tax planning, his successful business background includes serving clients in the transportation, retail, manufacturing and technology industries.
Murphy earned both a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and a Master of Accountancy with a concentration in Tax Specialization from the University of Georgia. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants. In addition to serving on the board of GMTA, Murphy was previously the Chair of the Center for Family Resources Board and a member of the UGA Alumni Association and the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce.
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The Georgia Motor Trucking Association (GMTA) is the only organization Georgia that provides full-time service and representation for the trucking industry. The Association serves as the “voice” of the trucking industry in Georgia, representing for-hire carriers, private carriers, and affiliate members. For more information about GTMA, please visit gmta.org.
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