Draffin Tucker Promotes Matt Atkins to Partner
Wednesday, January 25th, 2023
Draffin & Tucker, LLP is pleased to announce the admission of Matthew D. Atkins as a partner, effective January 1, 2023. Matt joined Draffin Tucker in 2010 as a staff accountant after graduating from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and from Georgia College and State University with a Master of Accountancy. Over the course of Matt's career with our firm, he has worked in various areas making many contributions. Matt has spent his career in our healthcare practice leading a broad range of engagements and, in recent years, has been a leader in our 340B services practice, which serves safety-net healthcare providers.
Through Matt's efforts in the 340B Program market, including client services, numerous presentations, and authoring articles, he has gained national visibility for himself and Draffin Tucker.
"Serving our clients in the healthcare industry and working with the amazing team members at Draffin Tucker has been incredibly rewarding for me. I truly believe you will not find a better firm for personal and professional growth," says Atkins. "Draffin Tucker has a tradition of committing to the success of its people and clients, and I want to continue to honor that commitment as I take on this new role in our firm. I am grateful for this opportunity and look forward to contributing to the continued success of our team members and clients."
Matt consistently exhibits leadership and initiative in groups in which he is involved. In addition to direct client services, Matt has served in local non-profit organizations and industry associations, including officer roles, committee membership, and general membership.
"We are excited about Matt's expanded role in our firm and the opportunities this will bring to our firm and clients," said Jeff Wright, managing partner.
Matt and his wife Angela have three children and are active members of Porterfield Memorial United Methodist Church. They enjoy traveling and doing projects around the house in their free time.