UHY LLP Promotes Brian Kearns, CPA to Partner
UHY LLP (“UHY”), today announced that Brian Kearns, CPA has been promoted to Partner. Based in the firm’s Albany, New York office, and serving Upstate New York, Kearns is a leader of UHY’s National Not-for-Profit and Government Practices. He manages significant audit engagements in both spaces. He is also well-versed in performing Single Audits under the Uniform Guidance.
“Brian joined UHY in 2004 and for more than 17 years he has delivered ‘The Next Level of Service’ to our clients. His promotion to partner is a natural next step and a testament to his dedication and the expertise he brings to the firm,” said Howard S. Foote, Office Managing Partner – Capital Region, UHY LLP. “We look forward to the continued leadership and knowledge he will bring to UHY’s Not-for-Profit and Government Practices.”
Kearns has significant experience providing audit and assurance services primarily to organizations in the for-profit, nonprofit, and government sectors. He conducts financial statement audits, reviews, and compilations, as well as advisory services including implementation of new accounting standards, analysis of internal controls and other best practices. Kearns is a frequent contributor to UHY’s Annual Not-for-Profit Update addressing not-for-profit issues including FASB Accounting Standards Updates and industry trends.
Kearns is a licensed CPA in the State of New York and holds a B.S. in Accounting from the State University of New York at Albany.
About UHY LLP
UHY LLP, a licensed CPA firm, provides audit and other attest services to publicly traded, privately owned and nonprofit organizations in a number of industry sectors.
UHY Advisors provides tax and advisory services to our entrepreneurial clientele and other organizations, principally those enterprises in the dynamic middle market.
UHY LLP, operating in an alternative practice structure with UHY Advisors, forms one of the largest professional services firms in the US.
All of the above entities are members of UHY International (“UHYI”), a worldwide network of independent professional services firms that provide audit, tax and advisory services around the globe. UHY is ranked among the top international accountancy networks and a proud member in good standing of the Forum of Firms. Collectively, our US operating entities (UHY LLP and UHY Advisors) are the largest independent members of UHYI with significant participation, bringing the power of our international network to serve the individualized needs of our clients.