• Erica Lemons has joined Legacy Realty, Inc., as a new agent.

Erica has lived in Faulkner County for eight years, and is formerly of Cabot, she uses her advanced familiarity of both areas to help better service her clients’ needs. Her number one passion is real estate and she comes by it honestly. With family connections in the industry, her transition into her new found career has been one of much support and desire to succeed. Her excitement for the real estate industry and personality really allow her to connect with her clients on a personal yet professional level. Thus understanding their needs and getting them the results they desire as quickly as possible.

Aside from real estate, Erica enjoys spending time with her close knit family, traveling when she can, and spending time with friends.

• John S. Harwood, M.S. Tax, CPA, CFF, ABV of Harwood, Ott, & Fisher, PA attended the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants National Business Valuation School in New York City, July 23-27.

This informative conference is based on the newly published 3rd edition of Financial Valuation: Applications and Models by valuation authority James R. Hitchner. Co-authored by 30 leading experts, it presents the most current application of business valuation theory for CPAs, business appraisers, and, attorneys, for use in the taxation and litigation industries.