Our People

Russell Perkins

Russell Perkins CPA


Assurance Services

Private Sector

Since 1993, Russell has offered accounting, auditing, and consulting services to governmental, for-profit, and not-for-profit entities, including the financial services industry. His services encompass audits, reviews, agreed-upon procedures, consulting, expert testimony before the state of Florida Division of Administrative Hearings, compliance and internal control reviews, contract structuring assistance, resolution of financial reporting issues, and handling contractual issues in “buy/sale” situations.

Russell also provides financial record reviews, asset allocation analysis, and advice in accordance with partnership and corporate agreements. He has expertise in assisting with FINRA hearings, litigation matters, and offering expert testimony.

Russell holds a Certified Public Accountant license in both Florida and Georgia.


What clients are saying about Russell:

“The team is always there to help and answer our needs. They provide flexibility, guidance, and integrity amongst many other attributes. Russell Perkins (is) great to work with.”

“I enjoy working with the Team at Thomas Howell Ferguson. I appreciate their high level of professionalism and their knowledge of all things accounting… Russell and the rest of the team are awesome.”


Professional Associations:

  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member of the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA)
    • Past Member, Accounting Principles and Auditing Standards Committee

Community Activities:

  • Past President, Challenger Learning Center
  • Professional Advisory Board Member, Florida State University, College of Business, Department of Accounting
  • Executive Board Member, Tallahassee Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Champions Advisory Board Member, Capital Health Plan
  • Youth Athletic Coach, Tallahassee Parks and Recreation Department


  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, University of Florida
  • Masters of Science in Accounting, Florida State University