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CapinCrouse Appoints Six New Partners
June 2024

We pleased to announce that Nathan Davis, Courtney Gregory, Mark Hepner, Jeremy Landon, Ashley Peabody, and Ryan Smith have been admitted as partners in the firm effective June 1, 2024. These six outstanding professionals are dedicated to serving our nonprofit clients and the firm with excellence.

Nathan Davis is experienced at providing auditing, accounting, and other services to a wide range of nonprofit entities, including churches and denominational entities, colleges and universities, private schools, and international mission organizations. Nathan also serves on the firm’s Church and Denomination industry team.

Courtney Gregory joined CapinCrouse in 2021 with extensive public accounting and nonprofit experience, including serving as the Vice President of Finance for a social services nonprofit. She is a member of the firm’s National Consulting Team and works closely with clients to help create useful financial reports, assist in budgeting and planning for future events, and more.   

Mark Hepner provides assurance services to a variety of nonprofit clients, including churches and denominational entities, colleges and universities, and private schools, and has traveled internationally to perform external foreign field audits for mission-sending organizations. He is a member of the firm’s Quality Control team, Church and Denomination industry team, and International industry team.

Jeremy Landon has acquired broad experience in the nonprofit sector through serving a variety of clients since joining CapinCrouse in 2009. This includes churches, colleges and universities, loan funds, and foundations. Jeremy is a member of the firm’s Quality Control team and Church and Denomination industry team.

Ashley Peabody specializes in tax-exempt compliance services, including Form 990 and 990-T and related state forms. She also assists exempt organizations with general tax matters, including unrelated business income, foreign activities reporting, alternative investments, ministers’ taxation, and representation before state and federal tax authorities.

Ryan Smith leads CapinCrouse’s healthcare industry practice. With focused experience gained from serving numerous healthcare clients, he is a valued resource on technical accounting matters, U.S. GAAP and international financial reporting standards, internal control assessments, and other complexities impacting the healthcare industry.

“Due to our unprecedented growth over the past few years, we are admitting our largest partner class to date. This significant accomplishment is a testament to the expertise, leadership, and commitment to excellence these six professionals demonstrate in serving our clients and the firm every day,” said Fran Brown, Managing Partner at CapinCrouse. “For over 50 years, it has been the firm’s mission to be empowered professionals providing innovative service to organizations whose outcomes are measured in lives changed. We’re confident that our new partners will continue to exemplify that mission through their outstanding dedication and in-depth nonprofit industry knowledge.”


CapinCrouse Named an Accounting Today Top Regional Leader for Fourth Consecutive Year
April 2024

We are honored to share that CapinCrouse has once again been designated as an Accounting Today Top Regional Leader. It is our fourth consecutive year being named to this annual ranking of leading firms, based on revenue.

We are grateful for the support of our nonprofit clients and the hard work and dedication of our team. Thank you!


CapinCrouse Selected as a 2023 Best of the Best Firm by Inside Public Accounting
August 2023

Inside Public Accounting Best of the Best Firms 2023 logoWe are honored to have been named an Inside Public Accounting (IPA) Best of the Best Firm for 2023!

The top accounting firms were selected for their performance in specific key areas of management, growth, and strategic vision. IPA said that the Best of the Best firms were ranked on more than 50 metrics and “produce superior financial and operational results while maintaining a solid foundation for growth, ensuring clients and staff alike a successful future.”

We sincerely appreciate our nonprofit clients and our dedicated employees whose focus on serving with excellence drives our continued growth.


CapinCrouse Designated a Best Workplace for the Third Consecutive Year
August 2023

We are pleased to have been designated a Certified Best Workplace by the Best Workplaces Institute for the third year in a row! This certification is based exclusively on employee feedback and highlights our firm’s deep commitment to providing a healthy, engaging, and empowering work environment that supports our employees in their professional and personal development.

See what it’s like to work at CapinCrouse, and then check out our career opportunities nationwide.


CapinCrouse Named a Top 200 Firm for the Seventh Consecutive Year
August 2023

CapinCrouse is honored to have been designated a Top 200 firm by INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) for the seventh consecutive year, moving up 16 spots on the list from 2022. The IPA Top 200 is an annual ranking of the 200 largest accounting firms in the nation, based on U.S. net revenue.

This demonstrates the firm’s continued strong organic growth as we focus on serving nonprofits nationwide with audit, review, tax, consulting, and cybersecurity services.

CapinCrouse was founded over 50 years ago to empower nonprofit organizations in their life-changing work, and that mission continues today. We sincerely appreciate our dedicated clients and team members who make our continued growth possible.