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Greg Davis

Greg Davis, CPA

A Tax Partner in the Hampton Roads practice, Greg provides sophisticated tax planning and compliance for multi-state pass-through entities, C corporations, and high-net-worth individuals. Greg has more than 12 years of experience assisting companies in the real estate, construction, private equity and government contracting industries. Clients in these areas seek Greg’s guidance with industry-specific tax planning and reporting matters. As an active member of the Firm’s Real Estate & Construction industry group and Government Contractor Services group, Greg specializes in real estate transaction planning, REIT IPOs, tax planning for S corporations and their owners, joint venture and partnership restructuring, multi-state. Read More.

Ronica McGovern, QPA, QKA

A Retirement Plan Director and Consultant, Ronica has been with Cherry Bekaert for 24 years. She focuses on all aspects of qualified plan administration and compliance, including plan installation, investment trust accounting, cross-tested plan allocations and all government reporting and compliance requirements. Ronica also administers welfare benefit and defined benefit plans, which includes plan consulting, plan compliance, non-discrimination testing and IRS reporting requirements. Ronica works with a wide range of clients throughout the Southeast, from large government contractors with defined benefit plans to small and midsize employers with defined contribution plans, 403(b) plans and ESOPs. Additionally, she has met the. Read More.

Jessica Simmons

Jessica Simmons, CPA

As a Senior Manager in Cherry Bekaert’s Technology & Life Sciences group, Jessica assists SEC registrants and middle-market companies in various industries with financial reporting. Based out of the Firm’s Raleigh practice, she assesses the effectiveness of a company’s internal control over financial reporting, SEC filings, regulatory filings, and complex accounting and auditing issues, such as business combinations, warrants and revenue recognition. Technology and industrial clients seek her assistance with reviews of quarterly and annual filings, public offerings and SOX 404 implementation, as well as various attestation services based on U.S. GAAP and International Financial Reporting Standards. Jessica serves a. Read More.

Eric Poppe

Eric Poppe

As a Senior Manager with Cherry Bekaert’s Government Contractor Services Group, Eric provides advisory services to government contracting clients of varying size and complexity. His guidance benefits clients in the performance of business system reviews, which include estimating, accounting, purchasing and timekeeping systems, and audits subject to Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) on contractor’s cost and change proposals. In addition, Eric helps clients prepare Forward Pricing Rate Proposals (FPRP) and incurred cost submissions and provides support regarding the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), internal audits, and compliance support for the Service Contract Labor Standards. With approximately eight years of experience, Eric previously. Read More.

Brynn McNeil

Brynn McNeil, CPA

An Assurance Partner in Cherry Bekaert’s Washington, D.C., practice, Brynn provides audit and attest services to government contractors, not-for-profit organizations and employee benefit plans. As a member of the Firm’s Government Contractor Services Group, she works with clients to ensure appropriate contract revenue recognition polices, indirect rate reporting and general adherence to the Federal Acquisition Regulations. She has as an in-depth understanding of the Uniform Grant Guidance, as several of her nonprofit organizations receive federal funding. Brynn has been with the Firm for 12 years, initially joining as an intern and progressing to Partner. She serves on the Firm’s Employee. Read More.

Curt Smith

Curt Smith, CPA, CFE

As a Manager with Cherry Bekaert’s Government Contractor Services Group, Curt focuses on advisory services to government contractors. He provides consulting services to federal contractors regarding accounting system compliance, forward pricing proposals, incurred cost submissions, indirect rate structure development and overall audit support. Possessing over 12 years of experience, Curt has extensive knowledge of and experience with applying Federal Acquisition Regulation and Cost Accounting Standards in numerous contractor environments and to many types of costs. He has a thorough understanding of contractors’ cost structures and accounting and business environments which has prepared him well to serve and advocate for clients. Read More.