Laura M. DuRant, CPA

Partner, Myrtle Beach
Partner-in-Charge of Grand Strand Economic Unit

Summary of Experience

Laura DuRant, CPA is a Partner in the Myrtle Beach office of WebsterRogers LLP. WebsterRogers is a regional accounting and consulting firm that was organized and began operations in 1984 and has grown to nine locations in eastern South Carolina, including Myrtle Beach, Pawleys Island, Georgetown, Charleston, Florence, Sumter, Columbia, and Summerville.

DuRant has over 30 years of experience servicing local businesses in the Myrtle Beach and Grand Strand area. DuRant merged her accounting practice with WebsterRogers LLP in July 2002. Prior to having her own accounting practice, she was employed by a regional accounting firm.

DuRant has extensive accounting, tax, and business consulting experience with individuals and various sizes and types of organizations and companies. She has dedicated the majority of her professional career to working with some of the community’s most outstanding businesses and business leaders.

Professional Affiliations

  • Licensed Certified Accountant in the State of South Carolina
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (SCACPA)
  • Member of South Carolina Tax Council

Community Involvement

  • Grand Strand Optimist Club, Treasurer
  • Long Bay Symphony, Board of Directors
  • Coastal Business Women’s Network, Board of Directors
  • Legacy Advisory Council at Coastal Carolina University
  • Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, Membership Board
  • First Presbyterian Church, Endowment Council
  • American Red Cross, Treasurer of Pee Dee Region
  • F.G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, Board of Trustees

Education

  • University of South Carolina at Coastal (now CCU) – Bachelor of Arts in Accounting