Horace Emery, CPA

Horace Emery is an audit and consulting Member of Suttle & Stalnaker, PLLC.  Horace began his career in public accounting in 1979 and continues to specialize in providing technical assistance on all accounting and auditing engagements.

He has diversified experience in public accounting with the firms of
Suttle & Stalnaker, PLLC and Peat, Marwick, Main & Co. His extensive experience includes audits of nonprofit, governmental, and healthcare entities; audits of retail, wholesale, and manufacturing companies; reviews of accounting systems; and reviews of internal controls.

Horace has served on the Editorial Advisory Board for CPA Digest, a monthly newsletter, and has written articles for the CPA Digest, including “How Will the New Single Audit Rules Affect You?” and “Accounting for Grants,” both written to address changes in professional standards. He has also planned local office professional development training programs for several years and has instructed numerous technical seminars.

Horace received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Oberlin College and a Master of Business Administration Degree with Concentrations in Accounting from West Virginia University.

Horace is active in the following Professional or Civic Organizations: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants - Executive Board, Peer Review Committee, Accounting and Auditing Standards Committee; Government Finance Officers Association Charleston; West Virginia Chapter of the EDP Auditors Association - Past President; Chemical Alliance Zone - Treasurer; State of WV GASB34 Implementation Task Force -  Entity Wide Financial Statement Committee - Past Advisor, Oversight Committee - Past Advisor; Charleston Light Opera Guild - Member and Treasurer; The Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences - Executive Committee Board Member; Fund for the Arts - Board Member.