Richard Sparkmon was the founder of Sparkmon & Associates and new Sparkmon Advisory Services. With 46 years of accounting and business advisory experience, he brings a wealth of insight to benefit his clients. In addition to a broad base of business and accounting experience, he provides particular expertise in business consulting, valuation, tax planning and estate planning.
Richard is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Georgia Society of CPAs and the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. He is an active contributor to Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.
Delivering peace of mind to clients is very rewarding and satisfying.
A native of Summersville, West Virginia, Richard was drawn to accounting by its logic and order. Despite that exhibition of rational good sense, he jumped out of a perfectly good airplane and participated in Air Combat in a fighter prop plane. Nonetheless, he managed to graduate magna cum laude from Marshall University, where he earned his BBA.
Richard and his wife Beverly are the parents of two adult daughters. In his leisure hours, he enjoys playing golf, reading, travel and wine. He is a member of the Sage Valley Golf Club.
Things you probably don’t know about Richard:
- His favorite color is black and favorite number is 7.
- Even with a choice of 31 flavors, he prefers vanilla.
- If he could travel anywhere in the world, he would return to Israel.
You have too much invested to take chances with your future.