FLORENCE, SC. (December 28, 2011) — WebsterRogers LLP announces that effective January 1, 2012, Debra A. Turner, CPA will succeed V. Carroll Webster, CPA as the Firm’s Managing Partner.  In her new role as Managing Partner, Ms. Turner will be responsible for the day-to-day management and operations of WebsterRogers.  The move is part of WebsterRogers’ overall succession strategy, which will have Mr. Webster remain with the firm in a consulting capacity.

“I am honored to have been elected as Managing Partner,” Turner stated.  “As always, we will continue our commitment to provide outstanding service to our clients, expand our service offerings and position the Firm for future growth.”

Turner joined the firm via a merger in 2000 and was elected to the Firm’s executive committee in 2008.  She has served as the Partner-in-Charge of the Lowcountry Economic Unit that now includes the Charleston and Summerville offices since 2000 and provides tax planning and consulting to clients, primarily in the healthcare industry.  Ms. Turner served on the SC Board of Accountancy for six years and as its Chair.  Additionally, she is a past member of the SCACPA Board, also serving as its President.   She is a graduate of the College of Charleston.

In his 27 plus years as the Managing Partner, Mr. Webster presided over the expansion of WebsterRogers that saw the Firm grow from one office to eight offices throughout the state of South Carolina. The Firm is currently the second largest public accounting and consulting firm domiciled in the state of South Carolina and one of the 200 largest in the United States.

About WebsterRogers LLP
WebsterRogers LLP is a leading South Carolina-based accounting and consulting firm that provides a broad spectrum of assurance, tax and advisory services to our clients. Founded in 1984 on the principles of quality, integrity and dedication to client service, our success is directly related to our strong commitment to both our people and our clients.  WebsterRogers offers the degree of personal attention, responsiveness and accessibility our clients expect and deserve—coupled with regional resources that can satisfy their needs.

WebsterRogers has a total staff of over 125, including 21 partners, serving a variety of industries and individuals from 8 offices across the state of South Carolina.  For more information, visit www.websterrogers.com.