The Managing Member, Gail Jenifer, CPA along with the Founding Member, Tyrone Brown, CPA, and Quality Control Partner, Milton Hatcher, MBA leads our firm. Our leadership team has over 30 years of financial, business management, and government auditing experience per member. The Brown & Company Management team comprises knowledgeable accounting, auditing, and management professionals with decades of combined experience.
The firm is founded upon strong ethical ideals, standards, and processes. We are a member in good standing with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), a member of the AICPA Governmental Audit Quality Center, and a regular participant in the AICPA Peer Review Program.
We have established a customer-focused approach that engages our extensive resources and methodologies for the specific needs of our clients. Our provides direct communication with senior leadership, which empowers management while emphasizing quality assurance and customer service.
Tyrone Brown, CPA, CGFM, CGMA® (Partner) is the Founding Partner of Brown & Company and has nearly 50 years of Federal Government audit, improper payment, contracts, internal controls, financial management, accounting, and management consulting experience. Mr. Brown facilitates service delivery and provides senior guidance, training, quality assurance, and technical expertise to engagements. Rely on him to anticipate engagement needs and advise management on technical and schedule requirements.
Gail Jenifer, CPA, CISA, CISM, CRISC, CGFM, CDPSE (Partner) is the Managing Member and the Engagement Partner for most of Brown & Company’s federal engagements. She possesses the authority to make commitments on behalf of the firm, enabling rapid decision-making, response, and resource delivery to meet contract needs. She brings over 35 years of significant technical and management experience in providing financial statements and IT audits to the Federal Government. Ms. Jenifer is responsible for the overall performance of engagements, including contractual, technical, schedule, and cost matters.
Milton Hatcher, MBA, CGFM (Partner) is the Quality Control Review Partner and has over 35 years of experience in financial management, accounting, and auditing. He provides quality assurance for most of Brown & Company’s federal engagements. Mr. Hatcher’s expertise includes managing and conducting financial statement audits of federal entities and non-profit organizations. Mr. Hatcher is currently a Senior Manager for many of our incurred cost audits and financial statements. Mr. Hatcher monitors service delivery and provides senior guidance quality assurance, and technical expertise on engagements.
Justin Nguyen, CPA (Manager) has over 25 years of professional experience in accounting and auditing. Mr. Nguyen is responsible for a large portion of Brown & Company’s federal audit and advisory engagements as a program manager. He currently leads audit teams on incurred cost audits and financial statement audits conducted in accordance with generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS), generally accepted auditing standards (GAAS), and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Guidance.
Nelson Alli, CPA (Manager) has over 25 years of professional experience in accounting and auditing as well as process mapping, risk management, and single audit. Mr. Alli manages audits of federal agencies, state and local governments, commercial entities, and nonprofit organizations in accordance with GAGAS, GAAS, and OMB guidance.
Dorothy James, CPA (Manager) has over 30 years of experience in accounting and auditing. She has experience with the Federal Government’s financial environment as well as experience providing auditing and management advisory services to several state and local governments. Ms. James manages audits in accordance with GAGAS, GAAS, and OMB guidance.