The Mercer Team

Jerry Mercer, CPA

President, Mercer & Associates, PC

Mr. Mercer has over 37 years of experience in supervising and managing HUD, governmental and non-profit audit engagements. He graduated from Huntsville High School in 1978, then attended the University of Alabama in Huntsville until 1983. After receiving a degree in accounting, Mr. Mercer joined Brannan P.C. in Alabama. He then became a partner at Brannan P.C. which soon became known as Brannan, Bagwell, & Mercer P.C. in 1989. Eventually, Mr. Mercer branched off on his own and became the managing owner of Mercer and Associates in 2002.

Jerry serves on numerous non-profit Boards including:

  • The Light Church
  • His Way Recovery Center
  • Downtown Rotary Club & Foundation (Past president)
  • The Living Room
  • House of the Harvest

The motto on Jerry Mercer’s desk has been his guide for establishing and growing his firm…

“Work Hard and Be Nice to People”

Current Staff

Lisa Eaton, CPA

Lisa has 27 years of experience in accounting, all here at Mercer. She is a graduate of Tennessee Tech University.

Misty Whiting, CPA

Misty has 28 years of experience in accounting, 22 of which is at Mercer. She is a graduate of Auburn University.

Carol Crews, CPA

Carol has 28 years of experience in accounting, 14 of which have been spent at our firm. She is a graduate of UT Martin.

Jordan Gibbs, CPA

Jordan has 9 years of experience in accounting, all here at Mercer. She is a graduate of Auburn University.

Teri Neiland, CPA

Teri has 15 years of experience in accounting, 3 of which have been spent at our firm. She is a graduate of the University of Alabama in Huntsville.

Christa Green

Christa has 24 years of experience in accounting, 3 of which have been spent at our firm. She is a graduate of Muskingum University.

Candy Edwards

Candy has 25 years of experience in accounting, 15 of which is at Mercer. She is a graduate of Harding University.

Melanie Balch

Communications and office administration

Carol Shreve

Carol has 3 years of experience, and has just joined Mercer.