Professional Staff

Gregory G. Hardwick, CPA - Executive/Principal
A. Keith Dunagan, CPA - Senior Executive/Principal 
William H. Buckhannan - Senior Staff Accountant
Gary Mutz - Staff Accountant
John W. Attaway, CPA - Special Assistant 
Randall J. Brown, CPA - Special Assistant 
Matthew C. Kramer - I.T. Consultant
Mary Johnson - Staff Accountant
Landon Chu - Staff Accountant

Support Services

Joy E. Williams - Office Manager
Beverly Earley - Special Assistant 
Shalonda Lee - Assistant
Melissa Touchton - Assistant
Heather L. Trainor - Assistant


Staff Biographies

Gregory G. Hardwick, CPA
Email: greg@hardwickcpas.com

Greg is an accounting graduate of Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He began his career with an international accounting firm. He was a founder of another local CPA firm before starting our Firm. Mr. Hardwick has spent the majority of his career working with closely held businesses and financially successful individuals.

He is an active member of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, having chaired three committees, served twice on the Executive Committee and served as president of the Buckhead Chapter. He was named the Distinguished Member of the Georgia CPA Society in 1988. He is also a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the AICPA Tax Division and is past chairman of the Public Service Committee.

Greg is active in the community. He volunteers with Children’s Hospital Strong Legs Run, the Atlanta Mission, Hope Homes, Kids and Pros, Buckhead Business Association, the Atlanta Track Club, Advisor Board of Interactive College of Technology and other organizations. Mr. Hardwick was recognized as one of Atlanta's top CPA/Wealth managers by 5 Star/Atlanta Magazine for 2010, 2011 and 2012.

A. Keith Dunagan, CPA
Email: keith@hardwickcpas.com
Keith received his Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting from the University of Georgia. Keith has extensive experience in performing reviews and compilations and provides tax and advisory services to individuals, closely-held businesses, trusts and estates.  He is a member of the Georgia Society of CPAs, Business Network International, and is active in the community.

William H. Buckhannan
Bill earned an MBA, with a concentration in tax and accounting from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He has nine years experience in the tax and accounting field. Bill is a member of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Gary Mutz
Gary received his economics degree from Miami University and his MBA from the University of Denver. He has 30 years experience in the IT industry.  He achieved his Enrolled Agent status in 2001 and has over 10 years experience in tax accounting.

John W. Attaway, CPA
John received his Bachelor of Business Administration and his Master of Public Accounting degrees from Georgia State University. John is a special assistant to the Firm. He has over 30 years of public accounting experience and assists on special projects.

Randall J. Brown, CPA
Randy received his accounting degree from Emory University. He serves as a special assistant to the Firm primarily for auditing engagements and special accounting projects. Randy is an active Georgia Tech Booster and a member of the Atlanta Touchdown Club.


Professional Organizations and Affiliations

The Firm and its staff are members of numerous organizations. Our commitment to professionalism is demonstrated by these affiliations, which include:

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Private Companies Practice Section (AICPA Division for Firms) and Tax Division
Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants
Buckhead Business Association
Business Network International
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta - Strong Legs Run
Atlanta Track Club
U.S. Track and Field
Interactive College of Technology