Healthcare, Middle Market, Private Equity and Wealth Advisory Growth Drivers Named to Prestigious List

LBMC, a Forbes 2020 Top Recommended Firm and Top 50 firm in the nation, and LBMC Investment Advisors, LLC, an award-winning Registered Investment Advisory firm, proudly announce that five top executives were named to the Nashville Business Journal’s 2020 Power Leaders in Finance list. LBMC Family of Companies leaders receiving the distinction include Andrew Bissonnette, Jeff Drummonds, Cindy Harper, Greg Herman, and John Mark McDougal.

Andrew Bissonnette is a 20+ year veteran in the healthcare advisory space and was recently named LBMC’s Healthcare Practice Leader. As a longtime member of the firm’s healthcare strategic team, Bissonnette has been instrumental in the double-digit growth of the healthcare segment, the company’s largest industry segment.

Jeff Drummonds has served as CEO of LBMC since 2015, leading the firm’s robust growth and continued expansion into additional service lines. He previously served as practice leader of the firm’s tax division. Drummonds has been named a Power 100 Industry Giant, a Top 100 Financial Influencer in the Nation, and a Most Admired CEO.

Cindy Harper is Practice Leader of LBMC’s Tax and Wealth Advisors divisions. Harper has more than 25 years of experience working with high net worth individuals and families on their wealth building and protection strategies as well as closely held businesses and their owners on a wide range of tax issues. Harper received the Middle Tennessee State University Jones College of Business Exemplar Award.

Greg Herman is Managing Partner of LBMC Investment Advisors, LLC. A 25-year veteran of the financial services industry, Herman assists clients by managing, preserving, and building wealth through innovative, tax efficient investment portfolios. One of Herman’s key differentiators is the ability to take complex issues and make them easy to understand for his clients so they can make decisions and move forward with their investment strategies.

John Mark McDougal is Practice Leader of LBMC’s Audit and Advisory practice and serves as lead Shareholder for the firm’s middle market, privately owned, private equity, manufacturing and distribution industries. McDougal has over 25 years of experience serving a diverse client base and is one of LBMC’s most prolific thought leaders.

Power Leaders in Finance recognizes Nashville-area financial leaders in accounting, banking and financial planning. Nominations were solicited from the public, and winners were chosen based on the total number of votes in a closed round of voting by nominees.

About LBMC

LBMC is a Forbes 2020 Top Recommended Firm, one of the Southeast’s largest accounting and business consulting firms and a top 50 firm in the nation serving approximately 10,000 clients with diverse needs across a spectrum of industries. The LBMC Family of Companies has more than 700 employees, with offices in Chattanooga, Nashville (Brentwood), and Knoxville, TN. Founded in 1984 as a traditional accounting firm, LBMC has expanded its focus to meet a broad range of advisory and business consulting needs for its diverse client base. Today, we’ve become industry leaders in financial, human resources, technology, information security, and wealth advisory services for businesses and individuals. For more information, visit

About LBMC Investment Advisors, LLC

LBMC Investment Advisors, LLC is a $1.3 Billion in assets Registered Investment Advisory firm based in Tennessee. Our mission is to provide financial peace of mind for our clients. For more information, visit