LAWRENCE S. HARDEN, CPA, CVA
Larry Harden is the Shareholder in charge of the firm's Spencer, Iowa location. He joined the firm in 1976, and after a brief two-year period at another public accounting firm, he rejoined Williams & Company in 1982. He became a shareholder in 1985. Larry started up the Spencer location in November 1987, and has served as its shareholder in charge since that time.
Larry is a 1976 graduate of the University of South Dakota, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. He obtained his CVA designation in 1996. He was one of the first 20 Certified Valuation Analysts in the State of Iowa. He provides auditing, accounting and consulting services to all types of clientele, and has extensive experience providing litigation consulting and business valuations.
Professional affiliations include membership in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts. Larry's community involvement has included serving on the Board of Directors for the Spencer Family YMCA, Arts on Grand, Spencer Industries Foundation, Sacred Heart Financial Council, and the Iowa Great Lakes Corridor of Opportunity. He is an Ambassador for the Spencer Chamber of Commerce, and also a member of the Hy Noon Kiwanis, and has served on the Board of Directors of both organizations. In 1994, Larry received the Spencer Chambers Jack Wedel Award for community service.