Meet The Team
The Griffith CPA Firm is family-owned and operated with over 35 years of cumulative experience in accounting and tax preparation. We are proud members of the Southaven, Olive Branch, and Byhalia Chambers of Commerce and maintain an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.
Terry L. Griffith, CPA – Senior Partner
As the firm’s lead CPA and Senior Partner, Terry prepares individual and business tax returns, provides individual and business tax planning, and resolves tax problems. He has over 35 years experience in accounting, tax preparation, and financial services. Terry resides in Byhalia, Mississippi with his wife. He has five children and fourteen grandchildren. He is the former President of the Byhalia Chamber of Commerce. He is active in his church and enjoys singing, spending time with his grandchildren and working outdoors in his spare time.
Tawni Griffith Rayman, CPA – Partner
Tawni is the team’s lead for handling new accounts and clients along with individual and business tax preparation, financial services and business consulting. Like her father, Terry, she continues the family tradition of excellent customer service along with keeping current on tax and financial trends to keep clients informed. Tawni has over 15 years of experience in tax preparation, accounting, and auditing. She is heavily involved with Girl Scouting in the community and recently received the Volunteer of Excellence Award in Girl Scouting, a high recognition for troop leaders that make a difference in the community. She enjoys golfing, reading, and making memories with her husband of 17 years and her three children.
Sean Griffith, Enrolled Agent
Sean joined the team in 2012. He has managed businesses all across the country and carried an Enrolled Agent certification, which makes him an expert on personal taxes. Sean also heads up our Tax Problem Resolution department. If you’re struggling with past due balances or multiple years of unfiled taxes, Sean is your answer! He can also represent clients in an audit situation in front of the IRS. In his free time, Sean enjoys training for various half-marathons or triathlons. His wife of 10 years is a registered nurse and his 5-year-old daughter is Terry’s 11th grandchild. They all enjoy traveling, especially going on cruises whenever they get a chance.
Shelby Rayman B.A. – Accountant
Shelby graduated with her Bachelors in Accounting from the University of Memphis. She currently handles a variety of books for small businesses in addition to assisting our EA and CPAs with their assignments. While she’s not at work, she likes spending time with her family and friends. She is an avid Memphis Tigers fan.
Renee Kill – Bookkeeping Assistant
Renee joined the firm in 2015. Prior to working for Griffith CPA Firm, she was a tax client of the firm. She has a background in accounting-oriented positions and managed her brother’s small business. She handles sales and use taxes for small businesses in addition to bookkeeping account reconciliation. In her spare time, she enjoys horseback riding and spending time with her spouse of 28 years and 2 children.
April Gill – Bookkeeping Manager
April joined the team January 2017. She recently received her Bachelor’s of Accounting degree at the University of Mississippi. She comes from twelve years of corporate accounting in Memphis, TN. When she is not working, she enjoys games, camping, church, and spending valuable time with her husband and sixteen year old.
Jason Bradsher – Bookkeeping Assistant
Jason joined the team in December 2016. He recently graduated from the University of Memphis. Jason assists with bookkeeping and office duties. During his free time, he enjoys watching football and spending time with friends and family.