MCM Admits New Partners in Jeffersonville, Louisville Offices

Kim Friend

Kim Friend

Louisville, Ky.-based Mountjoy Chilton Medley (FY14 net revenue of $39.1 million) has admitted three new partners: Kim Friend and Melanie Clark will be serving in the partner role in MCM’s Jeffersonville office, while Drew Chambers will do so in the Louisville office.

The trio will maintain their leadership roles within their particular industry niches, while expanding their efforts in new business development and support.

Melanie Clark

Melanie Clark

“As MCM continues to grow, we are eager to expand our leadership ranks,” says MCM MP Diane Medley. “Kim, Melanie and Drew have all been with us for several years, and each bring a unique set of skills and expertise to our firm. We’re excited to see them in these new leadership roles, and are eager to get them started on this new chapter in their careers.”

Friend’s primary focus is providing tax and consulting services to clients in the professional services and closely held business sectors. In her new role as partner, she will be leading MCM’s professional services niche. She has been with MCM for nine years, though she has spent more than 25 years in public accounting.

Drew Chambers

Drew Chambers

Clark has been with MCM for more than 18 years, and has recently moved into the director of accounting services role. Here, her primary focus is providing accounting services to clients in the closely held and emerging business sectors, and she will also serve as a tax partner practicing in the firm’s health care and business services niches.

Chamber’s practice focuses in MCM’s consulting group, where he performs business valuations, transaction advisory services, fraud and forensic analyses, and litigation support to attorneys regionally and nationwide. His experience in public accounting spans 20 years, and he spent a significant amount of time providing both tax and audit services to a variety of clients. He has industry expertise in construction, retail, distribution, natural resources and hospitality.