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Larry Elmore, CPA

Larry Elmore, CPA

Audit Officer

Tennessee Tech, B.S. Accounting

Larry has been in public accounting since 1976 and has over 40 years of experience at Pugh. He served as President of the Firm from 2006-2011.  He has extensive experience in accounting, auditing, and consulting to a variety of businesses, including financial institutions, retail, wholesale, governmental, not-for-profit and others.


  • Audits, reviews, and compilations
  • Agreed-upon procedures engagements
  • Other attestation engagements
  • Outsourced internal audit services
  • Strategic business and financial planning
  • Consulting

Professional & Civic Affiliations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA):
    • Served as Treasurer, Secretary, Vice President and President of the Knoxville Chapter
    • Served as a State Council Member representing the Knoxville Chapter
    • Served on the Quality Review Committee and Scholarship Committee
    • Life Associate of the Educational and Memorial Foundation
  • Tennessee State Board of Accountancy Member
  • National Association of State Boards of Accountancy Audit Committee
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant
  • Certified Government Financial Manager
  • Member of the University of Tennessee Presidents Club
  • Member of Downtown Kiwanis Club of Knoxville
  • Member of Government Finance Officers Association
  • Member of Association of Government Accountants
  • Member of University of Tennessee Accounting Advisory Roundtable
  • Member of Tennessee Tech University Accounting Advisory Roundtable
  • Graduate of Leadership Knoxville, Class of 2008.
  • Member of Board of Goodwill Industries – Knoxville
  • Member of Wallace Memorial Baptist Church
  • Member of Knoxville Area Chamber Partnership


865-769-0660 (Office)

865-769-1632 (Direct)



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