Johnson Lambert and EisnerAmper hire leads of new service offerings; KPMG names principal-in-charge of the Washington tax practice; and other recent hires, promotions and personnel news from firms across the country.
Michael Lebovitz was hired as a tax transactions and consulting partner in Los Angeles at Mayer Brown.
Bethany Hearn (pictured), principal with CliftonLarsonAllen, Champaign, was named Business Valuation Volunteer of the Year by the American Institute of CPAs. (Read the full story.)

Joseph Horan was hired as executive director of CFO advisory services, a new service line that expands the consulting practice, at Johnson Lambert, Park Ridge.
Katz, Sapper & Miller, Indianapolis, announced 16 new managers: in audit and assurance, Allison Allen (pictured), Ben Crim, Andrew Fuchs, Corey McSweeney, Stephen Short, Daniel Tritch and Brad Weiss; in business advisory, Alex Cote, Jacqueline Foster, Allison Goodrich, Lindsay Hammond, Erin Hunter, Seth Sailors and Chris Young; in health care, Michael Fennerty; and internal accounting, Sandy Krause.
Zachary Scott (pictured) was promoted to senior manager in the audit and assurance services division, and Marissa Zirkelbach was hired as a senior accountant in the tax services and audit and assurance services division, of Riney Hancock CPAs, Owensboro.
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Rick David, chief operating officer of US member firm UHY Advisors, was named the new chairman of international network UHY. David, based in Detroit, joined the UHY Board of Directors in October 2012 and currently serves as the treasurer of UHY.
Chad Heggestad was hired as an operations consultant at Abdo, Eick & Meyers, Edina.
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Roman Kepczyk was named to the expanded role of director of firm technology strategy at Right Networks, Hudson. Kepczyk is a veteran of Xcentric, which was acquired by Right Networks in 2017.
Stephanie Hines (pictured) was hired to lead the new qualified opportunity funds full-service offering at EisnerAmper, New York.

Curtis Best was hired as a managing director in the commercial practice group, in the New York office, at Andersen Tax.
David Duffus, partner in the forensic, litigation and valuation services team at Baker Tilly, Pittsburgh, was named the Forensic and Litigation Services Volunteer of the Year by the American Institute of CPAs. (Read the full story.)
Manal Corwin (pictured) was named principal-in-charge of the Washington national tax practice at KPMG.

Liza McAndrew Moberg was named director of the office of international affairs at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.