Debra A. Turner, CPA

Partner, Charleston
Partner-in-Charge of Lowcountry Economic Unit

Summary of Experience

Debra A. Turner, CPA currently serves as the Partner-in-Charge of the Lowcountry Economic Unit that includes the Charleston and Summerville offices.  She served as the Managing Partner of WebsterRogers LLP from January 1, 2012 to January 31, 2015. Ms. Turner joined WebsterRogers via a merger in 2000 and was elected to the Firm’s executive committee in 2008.

Turner provides tax compliance and consulting for individuals, partnerships and corporations as well as personal financial planning.  She also provides accounting and small business services, especially for Physician groups.

Professional Affiliations

  • Licensed certified public accountant in the state of South Carolina
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of SC Association of Certified Public Accountants (SCACPA)
  • Member of the Coastal Chapter of the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Designated Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) 1995

Professional Service

  • South Carolina Board of Accountancy (SCBOA)  1999 – 2005, Chairman, 2004 – 2005
  • South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants President (1997) President-elect (1996) Vice President (1995) Secretary/Treasurer (1994)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants AICPA Council, State designated member 1996 -1998
  • National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA)  1999 – 2006

Community Involvement

  • Coastal Community Foundation, Development Committee 2006 – 2008
  • Center for Women, Board of Directors 2008 – present
  • Zonta Club/Zonta Foundation of Charleston, Inc. 1999 – present

Education

  • College of Charleston – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with Concentration in Accounting