REDW Welcomes Five New Professionals

REDW LLC, one of the Southwest’s 10 largest certified public accounting and business consulting firms, is pleased to announce the addition of five new team members to its Albuquerque and Phoenix Offices.

Ryan Hart, CPA, PFS, CFP® joined the Tax department in the Phoenix office in November 2015 as Senior Accountant.   He joins us most recently from Hart & Associates, LLC, an advisory firm he founded in 2011where he offered clients financial planning and tax consulting services. His professional expertise includes tax planning, estate planning and fiduciary tax preparation. Ryan holds two bachelor degrees, a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, including a Certificate in Public Accounting, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Business Economics) both from Northern Arizona University. He is an active member of the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountant (ASCPA), the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and Scottsdale Airpark Rotary Club.

Jeffery Bridgens, CPA, joined the Audit and Consulting department in the Phoenix office in October 2015 as a Senior Audit Manager. He has 14 years of professional experience in manufacturing/distribution, retail, not-for-profit, higher education, employee benefit plans and government agencies. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Oregon and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).

Pauline Tang joined the Audit and Consulting department in the Phoenix office in December 2015 as an Audit Associate. She is a CPA candidate (FAR BEC passed) and has two years of diverse tax and public accounting experience, most recently from an accounting firm where she provided consulting services related to risk assessment and pre-audit preparation. Pauline holds a Master of Accountancy from Arizona State University, and a Bachelor of Management from Beijing Technology and Business University, Beijing, China.

Valerie Livingston joined the Audit and Consulting department in the Albuquerque office in January 2016 as an Accounting Specialist. She has nearly 10 years of experience working for leading national consulting firms where she provided accounting services as a program analyst and comptroller to clients in the public school, local government, and aerospace industries. Valerie holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Devry University in Irving, Texas. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Accounting.