Charles B. Hall, CPA, CFE, MAcc
Quality Control Partner
McNair, McLemore, Middlebrooks & Co., LLC
Charles obtained his masters of accountancy from the University of Georgia in 1984 and has thirty-three years’ experience in accounting and auditing. He became a CPA in 1987 and a Certified Fraud Examiner in 2004. He has spent most of his career providing auditing services, both internal and external, to local governments, nonprofits, and small businesses.
Charles is a contributing author to Thomson Reuter’s Audits of Local Governments and their publication titled Cash, Tax, and Other Basis of Accounting. He is also the author of The Little Book of Local Government Fraud Prevention and Preparation of Financial Statements and Compilation Engagements.
Charles has served as a consultant with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, creating and teaching fraud prevention courses for local governments. He has spoken at conferences for the Georgia Society of CPAs, the Institute of Internal Auditors, the Georgia Government Finance Officers Association, the County Officials Association of Tennessee, the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Charles is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and the Georgia Government Finance Officers Association. He has served a member of the Georgia Society of CPA’s Peer Review Committee and is a past chairman of the Society’s Governmental Accounting and Auditing Committee.
Charles loves reading, running, and blogging about accounting and auditing issues at cpa-scribo.com.