Our Staff

Donn G. Scott, C.P.A.

Donn established Scott & Associates in 1997 via an acquisition of McAbee & Company owned by the late William McAbee, CPA and later acquired Thomas B. Riggs, CPA accounting practice in 2009. Scott graduated from Florida State University, Magna Cum Laude, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and a Master of Accounting.

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Robert G. Holmes, C.P.A.

Bob received his Bachelors degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of West Florida in 1970. He is a member of the American Institute and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Over the years he has been active in the community through Jaycees, Chamber of Commerce, Sertoma, SpringFest, WSRE public television and served sixteen years as a City of Pensacola Pension Fund trustee. As with most of our staff, his eight years in private accounting compliment his thirty plus years of public accounting experience. Focus service areas include taxation of subchapter S corporations, limited liability companies, professional service entities, trusts, estates and individuals.

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Cheryl Riggs, C.P.A

Cheri received a marketing degree from LSU and a Masters of Accountancy from UWF. She has been in public accounting since 2012 and a licensed CPA since 2017. She joined the firm in 2019 and brings a world of knowledge to the firm.

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Keri Litton

Keri received her accounting degree from Florida State University and joined our firm in 2016 after twenty years in public accounting with a regional firm. As a tax compliance supervisor and strategist she has worked clients through multiple sophisticated tax scenarios for both for profit and not for profit entities.

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Jerry Gross

Jerry has more than 13 years of experience in public accounting and has provided tax and assurance services for corporations, partnerships, trusts and individuals in a variety of industries. He is a graduate of the University of West Florida with degrees in Accounting and Criminal Justice; he joined our firm in August 2015.

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Re’Sann Cunningham

Re’Sann is a degreed professional with over 15 years of billing and office administration and management experience. She brings her expertise in office management to the firm, giving our clients the superior customer service they deserve.

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Lori Ruiz

Lori brings twenty plus years of experience in accounts payables, accounts receivables, payrolls, bookkeeping, accounting, banking, human relations and office and general business management to our team. She is a valuable resource in QuickBooks Enterprise and QuickBooks Pro training and support.

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