We work with you on a personal level to determine the best solutions for your unique needs, then leverage our seasoned expertise to achieve the best possible results.
We are your trusted partner in success. Our firm is large enough to offer a full range of professional services at a fair price, but small enough to give you the individual attention that you deserve.
Rest assured that when a need arises, our firm is ready and capable to handle everything for you so you can focus on what matters most to you.
David Pettigrew, CPA
Born and raised in Milledgeville, Georgia, Mr. Pettigrew graduated from Georgia College with a BBA in Accounting in 1972 and an MBA in 1974. He opened his first firm located in downtown Milledgeville in 1976 and became a CPA in 1982. Over the years, his success allowed him to outgrow his building downtown and he relocated to a larger building where he is currently located at 150 Roberson Mill Rd. With over 40 years of experience, Mr. Pettigrew is a dedicated accountant, financial and tax advisor who has developed a strong relationship with the community and serves clients throughout the Middle Georgia region.
Derek Pettigrew, CPA
Derek, a partner of the firm, grew up in Milledgeville and graduated from Georgia College with a double major of Accounting and General Business in 2000. After working the front desk for several tax seasons throughout high school and college, Derek joined the team full time in July, 2001 as a staff accountant. In 2006, he earned his CPA license. Altogether, Derek has over 15 years of tax experience, specializing in small business, individual and fiduciary returns. He also oversees accounting services for over 50 small businesses every month.
Deborah joined our team in June 2012. She has 20 years of experience as a
bookkeeper and office manager. Most recently, Deborah was the manager of a local real
estate professional where her duties included utilization of QuickBooks for
financial reporting and payroll for over 20 corporate developments. Deborah
is a lifelong resident of Jones County, where she currently resides. She
has two daughters and one granddaughter.
Curtis Buchanan, Staff Accountant
Curtis S Buchanan graduated from Georgia College and State University in 2013 with a BBA and MBA in Accounting. He began his accounting career with our firm in December of 2013. Curtis is currently in the process of obtaining his CPA license. Curtis currently serves over 25 small businesses in the Milledgeville and Lake Oconee area. He and his family resides in Putnam County. Curtis has a wife and two sons.
Katie Brock, Staff Accountant
Katie is a senior at Georgia College where she is pursuing a B.B.A. in Accounting. She plans to attend graduate school at Georgia College and earn her CPA license. Katie joined the firm in January 2016 as an intern and is now a staff accountant. She lives with her husband, David, at Lake Sinclair in Milledgeville. Katie enjoys playing piano, riding horses, and fishing.
Alissa Allen, Office Manager
Alissa is also a native of Milledgeville. She attended Valdosta State University and graduated from Georgia College. After working several part time positions throughout high school and college, Alissa joined the team full time in 2003. Alissa is in charge of the front office and manages anywhere from 4-6 front desk team members during tax season.