LBMC Employment Partners, a leading Professional Employer Organization (PEO), HR outsourcing, payroll service bureau and benefits broker based in Nashville, TN, is pleased to announce it was named a Nashville, Chattanooga, and Knoxville Top Employee Benefits Consultant for 2022 by Mployer Advisor for the second year in a row. The announcement follows two other key strategic initiatives for the rapidly growing company – its expansion into the Charlotte market and the addition of Anna Maddox as Chief Human Resources Officer. As benefit brokers, LBMC Employment Partners represents all major U.S. carriers, including Aetna, Humana, and United Healthcare.

“We are honored to be named to this prestigious list for the second year in a row by Mployer Advisor, a leading independent platform for employers to research, review, and evaluate insurance advisors,” said Sharon Powlus, President/CEO, LBMC Employment Partners. “The 2022 winners account for less than 5% of all brokerages nationwide. To be recognized in this group and as one of only 12 brokers in the Nashville area is such a distinction. This award is a testament to the hard work and outstanding client service of our team members.”

Mployer Advisor is a leader in connecting employers and employees to great benefits. The firm created its inaugural Top Employee Benefits Consultant Award Program last year, which evaluates brokers based on industry experience, company size, online ratings and reviews and recognizes those with a track record of success among employers, insurance providers and peers.

About LBMC Employment Partners

LBMC Employment Partners, LLC, a member of the LBMC Family of Companies, is a world-class professional services firm. LBMC Employment Partners provides a comprehensive suite of human resource-related services to businesses, including Professional Employer Organization (PEO) services, HR Outsourcing (HRO), Payroll, Human Resource Consulting, Employee Benefits, and ACA Compliance Consulting. As a proud partner and authorized reseller of UKG Ready, LBMC Employment Partners helps clients be successful by offering a full suite of automated, scalable tools through this unified Human Capital Management system. LBMC Employment Partners is also the only Tennessee-based PEO to receive the Certified Professional Employment Organization (CPEO) designation in the first round of IRS certifications. For more information visit

About LBMC

LBMC is a top 40 accounting and business consulting firm that provides complex, unique advisory and compliance solutions to over 10,000 clients across the nation. The firm’s broad range of services includes tax, audit & assurance, transaction advisory, cyber risk services, litigation & valuation, healthcare consulting, data insights, growth and innovation, staffing and HR outsourcing, technology solutions, financial outsourcing and procurement, and high net wealth planning and management for family offices and individuals. Primary industries include healthcare, technology, manufacturing, private equity, real estate and construction, professional services, and not-for-profit. LBMC is a top 3 firm in Nashville and a Pacesetter for Growth as well as a Top 5 Regional Accounting firm on Accounting Today’s 2022 Top 100 Firms list, and a 2022 Forbes Top Tax and Accounting Firm. Proud to be a national Certified Great Place to Work for two years in a row, LBMC has more than 750 team members with offices in Chattanooga, Nashville (Brentwood), and Knoxville, TN and Charlotte, NC.