Hall of Fame




Presented for the first time in 2001 at the annual summit, the Hall of Fame award is a very special honor bestowed by AAM’s board of directors on the best of the best in the accounting marketing profession and in the association.


The Hall of Fame inductee must fit the following criteria:

  • Must be current AAM Member
  • 10 or more years of service in accounting marketing profession
  • Contributions to AAM
  • Accomplishments in accounting industry
  • Must contribute as much to AAM as the industry


Past Hall of Fame Inductees

(and the firm they were with at the time of winning)


2017: Jamie Thomas, BDO USA, LLP, Jacksonville, FL

2016: Lori Colvin, Armanino, LLP, San Ramon, CA

2016: Katie Tolin, CPA Growth Guides, Canton, OH

2015: Michelle Golden, K-Coe Isom, Valencia, Santa Clarita, CA

2014: Julie Tucek, Legacy Professionals LLP, Chicago

2013: Brian Falony, Biz Actions/PDI Global, Atlanta

2013: Jayne Bates, Crowe Horwath LLP, Fort Meade, FL

2012: Chris Perrino, Barnes Dennig, Cincinnati

2011: Marsha Leest, CCH, Tallman, NY

2010: Neil Fauerbach, Smith & Gesteland, LLP, Madison, WI

2009: Karen Love, PKF Texas, Houston

2008: Leisa Gill, Lattimore Black Morgan & Cain, PC, Brentwood, TN

2008: Tracy Crevar Warren, The Crevar Group LLC, Jamestown, NC

2007: Sally Glick, Sobel & Co., LLC, Livingston, NJ

2006: Suzanne Verity, ProfitCrew, Inc., Duluth, GA

2005: Howard Wolosky, Practical Accountant, New York

2004: Melinda Guillemette, Melinda Guillemette Marketing Consultant, Corrales, NM

2004: Russ Molinar, Ernst & Young, LLP, Cleveland

2003: Allan Koltin, PDI Global, Inc., Chicago

2003: August Aquila, Aquila Global Advisors, LLC, Minnetonka, MN

2002: Edward Gabrielse, Insight Magazine, Washington, DC

2002: Warren Garling, Voice Coaches, Schenectady, NY

2001: Adrian Ornik, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Philadelphia

2001: Jean Caragher, Capstone Marketing, Chesapeake, VA