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Reynolds, Bone & Griesbeck PLC Announces Elijah Watt Sells Award Winner

April 23, 2020

Reynolds, Bone & Griesbeck PLC Announces Elijah Watt Sells Award Winner

Reynolds, Bone & Griesbeck PLC (RBG) is pleased to announce that Connor Shannon is a winner of the 2019 Elijah Watt Sells Award from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). 

Of the nearly 75,000 candidates who sat for the CPA Exam in 2019, only 133 met the criteria to receive this award: obtaining a cumulative average score above 95.50 across all four sections of the exam, passing all four section on their first attempt, and completing testing in 2019. 

“Earning the Elijah Watt Sells Award is an incredible achievement for an accounting professional,” said Skeet Haag, CPA, managing partner of RBG. “We are very proud to have Connor as an integral part of the RBG team.” 

Shannon joined the RBG team in 2019 and currently serves as a staff member in the firm’s audit department. He attended Arkansas State University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 2018 and a Master of Accountancy in 2019. Shannon lives in Memphis, Tennessee with his wife, Ali.