Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP (DHG), a U.S. top 20 public accounting and advisory firm, is pleased to announce that LaKrisha Watson is recognized as a Virginia Society for CPAs (VSCPA) Top 5 Under 35 award winner. This award recognizes members of the VSCPA who demonstrate excellence in their profession, promote diversity and inclusion in the accounting field and make a positive impact in the industry.
"We're honored to have LaKrisha be a part of the VSCPA's Top 5 Under 35. This award is a testament to the way she delivers the ultimate client experience," says Paul Thompson, Managing Partner for the Virginias Market.
Watson is a Tax Manager who oversees the nonprofit tax practice in DHG's Richmond office. She works with a variety of clients on annual tax compliance filings and supports them throughout the year to help them reach their goals.
Watson is a VSCPA Ambassador who also attended the 2017 VSPCA Leadership Academy. She is an active member of the Young Professional Board of Junior Achievement of Central Virginia for the past three years. Additionally, Watson serves as DHG's IMPACT Committee Chair and works to foster a positive impact on the community. Recently, she led it in winning the Chamber RVA Impact Award which recognizes Richmond businesses that are making an impact on the people, the industry and the community.