Matt Przybysz, CPA — Fayetteville Manager

Matt is a graduate from the University of Memphis and the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, earning a degree at both universities.  He graduated Cum Laude from the University of Memphis with a degree in Psychology. He also graduated from the University of Arkansas Fort Smith with a degree in accounting.  Matt is married with one child. In his spare time Matt enjoys cycling and other outdoor activities. Matt provides audit and tax support services.  Matt specializes in government and non-profit auditing as well as individual and business tax consulting. 

 

David Eaton, CPA — Senior Auditor

David graduated from Blackburn College in Carlinville, IL with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration and Economics. David has also attended Northern Illinois University and the College of DuPage. David transplanted from the greater Chicago area. David is married with four children, three of whom are adults and one who is in high school. David enjoys fishing, cooking, reading, bowling, golfing and woodworking.

 

Julie Masters — Senior Tax Specialist

Julie graduated from high school in Gentry, AR in May of 1995. After that, she went to the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and graduated in Dec 1999 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a minor is political science with 144 credit hours. Then went back to school in the summer of 2012 and spring of 2013 to complete her 150 hours to become CPA eligible. She passed the first part of the CPA exam (REG) in Aug 2013 and is working to complete the other 3 parts. She has worked at Daniel R. McCormick, CPA, PA for 14 years beginning in October of 1999 primarily working on tax returns, payroll, and bookkeeping. Julie has also been married 13 years to her husband, Brandon. They have a 5 year old son, Cameron. Julie's hobbies include traveling and spending time with her family.

 

Christan Taylor— Senior Tax Specialist

Cristian graduated high school from North Little Rock in 1999 and obtained her bachelor’s degree and a minor degree in Sociology from UA-Fayetteville in 2003. She graduated with 144 hours then went back in 2012 to get the remaining hours needed to take the CPA exam. She has passed one part of the exam. Cristan started working for Daniel McCormick in 2001 part time and began working full time in 2003. Her job duties include bookkeeping, payroll, compilation, tax return preparation and contractor’s license reviews. She has been married six years to her husband Keenan and her hobbies include bowling, reading, watching football, and traveling.

 

Jacob Ashford — Audit Specialist

Jacob has worked on audits and attestation services in the NWA area since 2010. He has a Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems, Management Accounting option and a minor in Business from the Oregon Institute of Technology. During his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and son, reading, fishing, simple technological projects, and basic woodworking.