Our firm is growing, thanks to referrals from clients. As a CPA for over 25 years, Jan Waring Woods has consistently delivered innovative, high-quality services that add value to clients' businesses. We offer a wide variety of services and resources, but even more importantly, we bring all these together to address the entire range of our clients' business and personal financial needs.
Jan Waring Woods, CPA
Jan Waring Woods established her own accounting firm in January 2012 after 27 years of practicing in a large regional firm.
Jan was a former partner in the accounting firm of Gamble Givens & Moody, P.A. and also a partner with Dixon Hughes Goodman, PLLC upon its merger in November of 2006. Jan has served clients since 1984 in the area of accounting, auditing, taxation, forensic accounting and management advisory services for individuals, commercial businesses, governmental agencies and nonprofit agencies.
Jan graduated Cum Laude from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Accounting.
Jan currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Summerville Dorchester Chamber of Commerce, Dorchester Free School Board and Crisis Ministries. Jan’s past board service includes serving on the Board of Directors of the Charleston Regional Development Alliance, Summerville Town Council, and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Vestry.
Jan’s honors and distinctions include participating in Leadership South Carolina Class of 2004 and being included in the Summerville Journal Scene’s 2010 Women to Watch.
Tammy K. Dempster, CPA
Tammy graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Eastern Connecticut State University. After graduation she worked in public accounting for a large firm with offices in Charleston and Summerville.
She has worked in public accounting since 1996 and has experience in accounting and auditing with a focus in taxation, small business services and consultation. She has also worked in private industry as a Chief Financial Officer for an automotive dealership. Tammy received her SC Certified Public Accounting license in 1997 and has been member the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants since 1997.
As a Tax Manager, Tammy’s responsibilities include planning, performing, supervising and reviewing accounting engagements. She also performs and supervises corporate, partnership, trusts, and individual income tax consulting and compliance work. She works closely with small business clients, assisting them with their accounting and working with them to minimize their taxes.