We could follow the standard mold and be a traditional CPA firm but we understand it’s time to move past fighting red tape with more red tape. We have solutions that will clear the way for your dreams to become a reality.
We are ready to handle anything from tax preparation to payroll and accounting. We also specialize in payroll services, new business setup and consultation and IRS resolutions.
Life happens, tax issues happen, but remember to enjoy life and we will take care of the rest. We are a full service accounting firm serving clients throughout South Carolina, Georgia and Tennessee. We are dedicated to providing our clients with professional, personalized services and guidance in a wide range of financial and business needs. Call or stop by and give us the opportunity to serve you.
Lisa D. MayoCPA
Lisa D. Mayo, CPA, is a licensed certified public accountant in Tennessee and Georgia and has more than 13 years of experience in public accounting. She specializes in tax and compliance services to clients across a wide range of industries. She assists with tax planning, tax return preparation and business consulting. She has extensive experience in the preparation and review of both individual and business tax returns. Lisa also works with small to mid-sized businesses in selecting and setting up their QuickBooks programs and files, training employees and developing data entry procedures.
Lisa is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts. She is a current board member of Association of the United State Army (AUSA), Augusta Chapter. Past board member of Rachel’s Fun for Everyone Project.
While not busy working, you will find Lisa spending time with her husband John and her daughter Ashley.
We know small business because we are one.
Ashley TrammellStaff Accountant
Ashley joined the Mayo & Associates team in January 2016 and is from Chattanooga, TN. She attended University of Tennessee Chattanooga working towards her Bachelors in Accounting. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Wade and their two dogs, Paisley and Gibson.
Jonathan WigginsStaff Accountant
Jonathan Wiggins joined the Mayo & Associates team in September 2018. Wiggins is from Augusta and earned his bachelor’s degree in business with a concentration in accounting from Augusta University in 2010. He then earned his MBA in 2014 and his master’s in accounting in 2017, both from DeVry University. When not working, Wiggins enjoys traveling and is an avid Netflix watcher. He also enjoys volunteering at Safe Homes of Augusta.
I love the work I do, and Lisa and her team are great people. The environment is great, and I’m excited to work with them.
Melissa McElhaneyStaff Accountant
Melissa McElhaney joined Mayo & Associates in March 2018 and is from North Augusta, SC. With 20 years of experience in bookkeeping and tax preparing, she has a passion for serving other people. She graduated summa cum laude with an associate's degree from Brenau University in December 2017 and is pursuing her bachelor's in accounting, also from Brenau University. McElhaney enjoys spending time with her family, attending concerts and cheering on the Georgia Bulldogs. She also loves volunteering with Tim Tebow's Night to Shine with the TrueNorth Church in North Augusta.
More with Mayo' means getting to know my clients, their dreams and aspirations, not just their bottom line.
Dana SchrumStaff Accountant
Dana Schrum graduated from Purdue University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Accounting. She is pursuing her MBA from Southern New Hampshire University with a concentration in Accounting. Dana has 12 years of experience with individual and small business tax preparation and planning, 7 years of experience with small business accounting and bookkeeping and 6 years of experience with worker’s compensation compliance and other business insurance factors as a field auditor. Dana enjoys traveling, hiking and spending time with her children.
‘More with Mayo’ means that extra step not always taken by other firms. I prefer to be part of a team that takes the time to ensure your understanding, provide quality advice and planning and ultimately assist in achieving goals and success. These attributes, alongside real care and one-on-one focus, are truly important at Mayo and Associates.
Katlyn Fain is a 2018 graduate of Evans High School in Evans, Ga. She is currently enrolled at Georgia Military College pursuing a business degree in accounting. Fain begin working with Mayo & Associates in December 2017, and outside of work, she enjoys welding and bowling.
To me, 'More with Mayo" means more services and more one-on-one and personal services than other CPA firms.