On Thursday, Sept. 15, Lee Business School recognized seven outstanding alums as Departmental Alumni of the Year. A coveted honor since 2012, the award recipients were chosen by their respective academic departments for bringing acclaim to Lee Business School as well as their personal achievements, professional success, and community involvement.
The honorees are:
Accounting – Jessica Sayles, CPA, principal at Houldsworth, Russo & Company, P.C.
Jessica Sayles is Principal at Houldsworth, Russo & Company, P.C. (HRC) and is a licensed certified public accountant with accounting and tax experience working with nonprofits, individuals, partnerships, and corporations. Sayles has been with HRC since 2010 and her passion is working with nonprofit and small business clients to help them achieve their program and financial goals. She taught two semesters of governmental and nonprofit accounting at UNLV and volunteers to speak to incoming and prospective accounting students to share her enthusiasm about the profession. Sayles is active in the nonprofit community and currently serves on the board of directors of the Trauma Intervention Program of Southern Nevada.
For the full article and to see the other outstanding alums, visit the UNLV Lee Business School website.