Nikki Yarborough Receives NCACPA Women to Watch Leadership Award

Charlotte, N.C., November 8, 2019 – Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP, a U.S. top 20 public accounting and advisory firm, is pleased to announce that Nikki Yarborough, a partner in the firm’s Financial Services practice, is a recipient of a Women to Watch leadership award from the North Carolina Association of CPAs in the Experienced Leader category. Presented in partnership with the AICPA, this award recognizes a strong female leader dedicated to the career progression of women who has made significant contributions to the accounting profession.

“Nikki is a seasoned leader in our firm who motivates, encourages, counsels, and inspires others,” said Matt Snow, CEO. “She is incredibly passionate about the profession, and I consider her a true trailblazer for the work she has done to help advance the career opportunities of all women at our firm. I am proud of Nikki for all that she has accomplished throughout her career to receive this significant honor, and I cannot think of anyone more deserving.”

Nikki was nominated for this award by her peers at DHG and was judged based on these criteria:

  • Demonstration of thought leadership
  • Major or unique contributions to the profession
  • Public and/or community service
  • Mentoring other professionals
  • Leadership in workplace improvement

Along with the Emerging Leader award recipient, Nikki was recognized on November 4, 2019 in Charlotte, NC in conjunction with the NCACPA Professional Women’s Conference.

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