Carr, Riggs & Ingram (CRI) is delighted to host the Atlanta Chapter of the American Payroll Association’s 2019 Summer CPP/FCP Study Group, a ten week program promoting and supporting the professional education, and training of payroll, accounting and human resource professionals in the Atlanta area.

“We are delighted to welcome and host our Atlanta payroll and HR community,” said Kelly Bollinger, Partner-in-Charge of Carr, Riggs & Ingram’s Atlanta office. “Continuing education is strategically important to all business professionals, knowledge is power, and we are happy to share our facilities with such a proactive non-profit group.”

APA certification is a valuable, objective credential that verifies a specified level of knowledge, skills, and abilities in the payroll profession. Certification helps individuals demonstrate their payroll expertise, secure promotions, advance their careers, and enhance their standing within the profession. The APA sets the standards for payroll excellence through certification programs at two levels – the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) and the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP).

About Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC
CRI is a CPA and advisory firm located in more than 25 markets throughout Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas. CRI’s industry specializations include construction, government, banking/financial institutions, healthcare, insurance, not-for-profit, manufacturing, and distribution. CRI offers traditional and specialized services including audit and assurance, business consulting and support, forensic accounting, IT auditing, retirement plan auditing, SEC compliance, business valuation, tax planning, and trusts and estates work. Additionally, CRI’s portfolio companies deliver service organization control (SOC) reports, investment banking, management consulting, retirement administration services, payroll management, and wealth management services. CRI is a top 20 nationally ranked accounting firm. For additional information, please visit

About the Atlanta Chapter of the American Payroll Association 
The Atlanta Chapter of the American Payroll Association (APA) is an autonomous and independent chapter of the American Payroll Association formed in 1984. As a non-profit organization, their mission is to provide continuing education to Payroll, Finance, and Human Resource professionals. Along with education, they offer community service opportunities for all members.  For additional information, please visit

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