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LBMC's Wade Nelson Named Nashville Top 30 Under 30



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LBMC proudly announces that Wade Nelson been named to Nashville’s Top 30 Under 30 list. The prestigious list recognizes young professionals in Middle Tennessee who show exemplary leadership, exceptional professional achievement and a proven commitment to the community. Honorees will be recognized at a ceremony hosted by The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Middle Tennessee Chapter on Feb. 2 at the Sheraton Grand Nashville Downtown.

Nelson joined LBMC in 2016 as a Data Scientist for the firm’s Marketing Department before transitioning to his current role as an Analyst for the firm’s Transaction Advisory Services team, assisting corporate and private equity clients in financial, tax, information technology, and human resources due diligence on both the buy- and sell-side of M&A transactions.

Prior to joining LBMC, Nelson served as a Financial Analyst for Comdata. He holds his master’s degree from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business and his bachelor’s degree from Auburn University. His econometric thesis was published by the National Publication of Economic Archives.

Nelson serves on the Board of the YMCA of Middle Tennessee Green Hills Center, where he co-chairs the YMCA Breakfast of Champions Committee and the YMCA Philanthropy Committee and assists with shaping after school care programs. He is a member of the Phoenix Club of Nashville, for which he is currently helping design a community project for underserved children of Middle Tennessee. Through volunteering with Metro Nashville Public Schools, he works on tackling gaps in literacy and education level. He serves on the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Tournament of Roses committee and is a graduate of Leadership Nashville.

“I am extremely proud of Wade for being named to the esteemed Top 30 under 30 list,” said Lisa Nix, LBMC Shareholder and Practice Leader for the firm’s Transaction Advisory Services group. “He is an outstanding asset to LBMC and the community, and this honor is well deserved. Wade’s future is bright, and I look forward to seeing his continued contributions and achievements in the months and years to come.”

About LBMC

LBMC is a Top 50 firm in the country and the largest professional service solutions provider based in Tennessee, serving approximately 10,000 clients with diverse needs across a spectrum of industries. LBMC and The LBMC Family of Companies has more than 600 employees, with offices in Chattanooga, Nashville (Brentwood), and Knoxville, TN. Founded in 1984 as a traditional accounting firm, LBMC has expanded its focus to become industry leaders in financial, human resources, technology, information security, and wealth advisory services. For more information, visit

About the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is the world's leader in the search for a cure for cystic fibrosis. The Foundation funds more CF research than any other organization, and nearly every CF drug available today was made possible because of Foundation support. Based in Bethesda, Md., the Foundation supports and accredits a national care center network that has been recognized by the National Institutes of Health as a model of care for a chronic disease. The CF Foundation is a donor-supported nonprofit organization, founded in 1955 by parents of children with cystic fibrosis.  

LBMC's Wade Nelson Named Nashville Top 30 Under 30