Jim Himmelwright has been the managing member of the Opelika office since 1998. Along with being a member of the firm, Jim specializes in medical practices, outsourced bookkeeping and payroll. Graduating from Auburn University, Jim is a native of the Auburn and Opelika area, and began his career in accounting working with Ernst & Young in Birmingham. After leaving Ernst & Young, Jim moved back to his hometown where he worked four years with Lafoy and Associates before founding the Opelika firm with Hal Huguley. Jim currently serves as one of our members.
With an extensive understanding of area business and accounting management, Jim regularly assists client management with business startups, growth and continuity planning. He truly understands the excitement and struggles of beginnings and growing pains and knows how to help his clients give reality to their dreams.
When he’s not managing an accounting firm, Jim’s avid love for tennis playing always seems to find a way into his free time. Jim serves on his church finance committee, is married to his wife Amy, and has two children.
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA)
- Auburn University- Bachelor of Science, Accounting