About Us: Brevard Staff


bout Us: Brevard Staff


George Lee attended Brevard College, University of Tennessee and University of South Carolina. He is a CPA, licensed to practice in both North and South Carolina, a Certified Financial Planner and holds a NC insurance license. He joined the Carland & Andersen team in 2010. Now obviously, this isn't a picture of George Lee...turns out our George is a little camera shy. If you would like to see the real George, please send him an email and tell him to post his photo here. Email George


Joyce Davenport grew up in Miami and attended the University of Miami majoring in Business Education. Joyce moved to Brevard and has been with Carland & Andersen for 20 years. She covers the front desk and phone, interacts with clients, does payroll reports, assembles tax returns and other general administrative tasks. She has a son and a grandson and enjoys spending time with them as well as reading and knitting, serving as a deacon at her church. Joyce is also active in the Asheville area group of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.


Laura Calloway attended Asheville Buncombe Tech College-receiving a degree in Business Administration/Management. She came on board with Carland & Andersen in 2005 as a staff accountant. Laura is married and has one son. She is an avid sports mom (motocross, football, baseball), and also enjoys knitting, and reading. Email Laura


Trish Cheek received her Bachelors in Accounting from UNC-Asheville and is a licensed CPA in the state of North Carolina. She is the manager of the Brevard office of Carland & Andersen. Trish is a true Transylvania County native, as she grew up in Rosman and now lives in Brevard. When not at the office, she enjoys basketball and volleyball, being with her family, and is also very involved in her church. Email Trish


Sharon Landreth has an Associate of Science in Accounting & an Associate of Science in Marketing. She is an Enrolled Agent/IRS and a staff accountant at Carland & Andersen. She was an assistant to a CPA for seven years prior to joining Carland & Andersen in 2010. Email Sharon


Colita Barton is a native of Transylvania County. She attended Blue Ridge Community College with a major in Office Systems Technology. She covers the front desk and phones, interacts with clients, does payroll & quick books reports, and assembles tax returns and other general administrative tasks. She and her husband have 4 children and 5 grandchildren. Outside the office she is an avid sports fan and loves reading, crafts of all kinds and anything outdoors.


Ashley Hawes , a native of Brevard, NC, received an associate’s degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Asheville Buncombe Technical College and a bachelor’s in Business Administration from UNC-Pembroke. At this time, Hawes is pursuing her CPA licensure.