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Livings Lankford Lambert & Company, PC - Montgomery, Alabama Certified Public Accountants
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John Livings
John P. Livings, CPA

John Livings became president and founding principal of Livings, Lankford Lambert & Company, P.C. in 1986. For over 40 years, he has been a CPA in Montgomery providing a full range of accounting services to closely-held businesses in all types of industries as well as services to individuals.

John is currently serving as president of Dixie Electric Cooperative where he also served as secretary treasurer and vice president. He was past president of numerous organizations some of which include the following: Condo Owners Associations of Aqua and Summit Condominiums in Panama City Beach Florida; Lighthouse Condominium in Gulf Shores, Alabama; Tops'l Condo Association in Destin, Florida; Wynlakes Homeowner's Association, and Pike Road Community Center. During his career, John has also served on various United Way committees in the Montgomery area.

John is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants. He graduated from the University of Alabama Extension Center at Montgomery with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

He has served as president of the Montgomery Chapter of the Alabama Society of CPAs. He was also a member of the governing council of the Alabama Society of CPAs in addition to serving on various professional committees.

John is an avid golfer who also enjoys hunting and spending time with his wife, two children and four grandchildren.

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F. Chan Lambert, CPA
F. Chan Lambert, CPA

After entering public accounting in 1978, Chan became a founding principal of Livings, Lankford, Lambert & Co., P.C in 1986 along with John Livings and Terrell Lankford. For over 35 years, Chan has been offering his clients a full range of assurance and tax services in various industries, with specialties in closely-held businesses which include wholesale, retail, real estate, and employee benefit plans. He also provides services for not-for-profit clients as well as individual tax preparation.

Chan is a member of the Kiwanis Club of Montgomery where he has served as a member and/or chairman of the Accounting Committee of the Alabama National Fair for over 20 years. He is a member of Frazer United Methodist Church and is involved in the orchestra as well as other ministries of the church. He coached baseball, softball, basketball and soccer for Dixie Youth and the YMCA, and served as a league official for Dixie Youth baseball and softball. In addition, he serves as an officer for the Glynnwood Homeowner's Association.

Chan graduated from Auburn University - Montgomery with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and received his certification in 1982.

Chan is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants.

In his free time, Chan enjoys playing trombone, hunting, fishing, woodworking and spending time with his wife, kids and three grandchildren.

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Phillip R. Lankford, CPA
Phillip R. Lankford, CPA

As a principal with Livings, Lankford, Lambert & Co. with over 30 years of accounting experience, Phillip provides a full range of assurance and tax services to clients in the construction, not-for-profit, retail, wholesale industries as well as providing other professional services. Phillip also has experience as an accounting manager in private retail and cost accounting as his past experience includes employment as revenue examiner for the State of Alabama in the sales and corporate income tax divisions.

Phillip is an active member of First Baptist Church where he is involved in the church's children's ministry. Prior to that, he was an active member of Frazer United Methodist Church where he served on the administrative board and was leader in the prayer ministry and Sunday school.

Phillip graduated from Auburn University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and received his certification in 1997.

He is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Phillip enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons, attending his children's ballgames or activities at Trinity Presbyterian School. He also likes attending Auburn games and Walt Disney World.

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Steve L. Duffee, CPA
Steve L. Duffee, CPA

Steve joined Livings, Lankford, Lambert & Company, P.C. in 2005 and as a manager offers a full range of assurance and tax services to clients in various industries, with specialties in closely-held businesses, including construction, real estate, not-for-profit, farming, wholesale and retail as well as employee benefit plans.

As a member of Whitfield United Methodist Church, Steve serves as chairman of the Finance Committee and as an Usher.  Steve enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, duck and deer hunting, woodworking, and training his hunting dog.

Steve graduated from Troy University with a Bachelor of Science degree and received certification in 2009.

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants.

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A. Layne Ballard, CPA
Layne B Mackin, CPA

Layne joined Livings, Lankford, Lambert & Co., P.C. in 2007 after receiving her degree in Business Administration from Auburn University and certification. As a manager, she provides a full range of assurance and tax services to clients in various industries, specializing in construction, not-for-profit, retail, and wholesale as well as individual income tax preparation.

Layne is a member of Frazer United Methodist Church where she serves in various volunteer positions including prior service as a member of the mission board, Common Grounds Coffee Shop volunteer, and in the area of communion preparation. She also participates in overseas mission trips sponsored by Frazer. She is also on the launch team for the new Pike Road campus. In addition to service in her church, Layne is also on the leadership council and serves as the Treasurer of Inner City Evangelism, a local non-profit organization spreading the gospel in many of the government housing communities in Montgomery. She teaches weekly children's Bible studies in these locations in addition to participating in other events including monthly outreaches and Vacation Bible School throughout the year.

In her spare time Layne enjoys spending time relaxing at her family lake home and cheering on her Alma Mater, the Auburn Tigers.

Layne is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants.

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Livings, Lankford, Lambert & Company, P.C.
9541 Wynlakes Place
Montgomery, AL  36117
Phone:  (334) 277-3060
Fax:  (334) 271-7176