Dempsey Vantrease & Follis announces additional round of promotions for 2022

Dempsey Vantrease & Follis announces additional round of promotions for 2022

Dempsey Vantrease & Follis PLLC recently announced three new promotions within their CPA firm.

As of June 1, 2022, Trey Vantrease has been promoted to Manager while Kayla Gladden and Jessica Dowell have been promoted to the position of Senior.

“We are very happy to announce the promotion of these three staff members.  All three have shown a dedication to delivering quality services to our clients. Their promotions are well deserved.  We are very pleased to have them as part of our team of talented professionals,” DVF Partner Barb Sutton said.

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Having joined the firm in 2008, Trey is an integral member of the team as he has more than 10 years of accounting experience. Vantrease provides general accounting and tax preparation services to individuals and businesses. Furthermore, he specializes in serving clients in the manufacturing, construction, medical and hospitality industries.



Kayla Gladden

In 2019, Kayla Gladden began working with DVF as an audit intern.  In June of 2020, she became a Staff Accountant. While she assists with tax return preparation, her primary focus is audits of private companies and nonprofit organizations.



Jessica Dowell

DVF welcomed Dowell as an intern in 2018 and promoted her to Staff Accountant the following year. Her background is in business administration, with more than 10 years of experience in different industries. Aside from tax preparation, she assists with accounting for individuals and businesses. In addition, she is bilingual and can assist clients who speak Spanish.


DVF is a regionally recognized CPA firm with offices in Murfreesboro and Lebanon, Tenn. Our company is a leader in accounting, professional bookkeeping, and business consulting services and boasts a staff comprised of more than 30 people.