Russell Gillis

Russell Gillis

Audit and Tax Manager

Russell GilliesSince 2002 Russell Gillis has served as the Firm’s audit manager and provides accounting, audit, tax and consulting services to commercial, government, and nonprofit clients. Prior to becoming audit manager of Fricke & Associates, P.C., he worked for over 17 years with the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts, including 3 years as manager over the Savannah regional office, auditing governmental entities including state agencies, authorities, colleges and universities, local boards of education, technical institutes, regional development centers and regional libraries.

Specialization Includes:

  • Individuals
  • Small Business Enterprises
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Federal, State and Local Governments

Career Highlights:

Russell has more than 30 years experience with governmental entities and over 14 years experience with nonprofit organizations. His experience includes serving as auditor in charge of Middle Flint Regional Development Center, Georgia Mountains Regional Development Center, Newton County Library System, various pension plans, and numerous large and medium size government, nonprofit and commercial entities.

Education and Affiliations:

  • Graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi
  • Served on the Quality Review Committee of the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts

Community Service:

Mr. Gillis is a member of Free Chapel Worship Center.