DHG Welcomes Heather Wallace as Financial Services Partner in Birmingham

Birmingham, Ala., October 24, 2016 – Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG), a U.S. top 20 public accounting and advisory firm, is pleased to announce that Heather Wallace has joined the firm as a Tax Partner in the Birmingham, Alabama office, effective October 10, 2016. 

Heather brings more than 15 years of experience, with 10 years in the financial services industry. Most recently she served as Tax Director for Comerica Bank in Dallas, Texas, after holding leadership roles at Regions Bank and spending seven years with a Big Four accounting firm. Heather received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alabama and a Master of Accountancy from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She has experience in ASC740, process and technical analysis and state taxation of financial institutions. 

We are excited to welcome Heather back to her hometown of Birmingham and to the DHG team,” said Scott Berte, Lead Market Partner in Birmingham. “Her experience in financial services combined with a deep industry knowledge and an innovative approach to serving clients will help us further expand our tax advisory reach within the Birmingham market.”>/P>

Heather’s diverse skill set is the perfect addition to our team as we seek creative outcomes to help our clients reach their goals,” said David Henderson, Partner with DHG Tax Advisory Services. “Having worked with Heather in the past, I knew she would be a great asset to our team and the firm as a whole. We are thrilled to welcome her and look forward to being a part of her success at DHG.” 

About DHG Financial Services

DHG Financial Services, a national practice of Dixon Hughes Goodman, focuses on publicly traded and privately-held financial services companies across the U.S. Our professionals provide our clients with in-depth industry knowledge and a wide range of assurance, tax and advisory services to address issues facing the financial services industry in today's challenging environment. Visit www.dhg.com/financial-services for more information.

About Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP

With more than 2,000 people in 12 states, Dixon Hughes Goodman ranks among the nation’s top 20 public accounting firms. Offering comprehensive assurance, tax and advisory services, the firm focuses on major industry lines and serves clients in all 50 states as well as internationally. Visit www.dhg.com for additional information.