Founded in 1995, Smith & Lambert's high standards, superior services, and specialized staff have set us apart from other accounting firms.
We believe in the value of relationships and view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that our success is a result of their success.
We are committed to exceeding the expectations of our clients by providing consistently high-quality service and solution-oriented results through a complete understanding of client objectives, on-going communication, and timely response.
We are known for the strong, personal relationships we establish with both our business and individual clients. That fact, plus our expertise, creativity, and innovation make us one of the most successful CPA firms in West Tennessee.
Nancy L. Lambert, CPA
Nancy graduated Summa Cum Laude from Freed Hardeman University with a degree in accounting and furthered her education by obtaining her Certified Public Accountant license from the State of Tennessee. Prior to starting Smith & Lambert in 1995, she worked with many industries including banking, manufacturing, and retail and has many years experience in delivering sound financial and tax services. She exceeds the Tennessee continuing education requirements each year by attending conferences and seminars on tax and accounting developments which have a potential impact on her clients. This solid financial background, along with a common sense approach, allows Nancy to offer her clients top quality knowledgeable service. She is an active member of the AICPA and the Tennessee Society of CPAs.
Shari W. Smith, CPA
Shari earned a bachelor's degree in accounting from Union University with a strong emphasis in management and marketing. Furthering her financial education, she obtained her Certified Public Accountant license from the State of Tennessee. After working in other public accounting firms, the banking industry, and the manufacturing industry, she started Smith & Lambert in 1995. Shari enjoys working with clients on helping them meet their financial goals. She is dedicated to providing her clients with the highest level of professional service. She is an active member of the AICPA, Tennessee Society of CPAs, and the Lexington Rotary Club. Shari lives in Lexington with her husband, Mike, and their two children, Garrett and Andrew.
Heather began work in the Selmer office in January 2000 as a high school co-op student and in 2003 obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of North Alabama. Heather's responsibilities include payroll processing, accounts payable, bookkeeping, and much more. She has two children, Joseph and Heidi who live with her in Selmer. Heather enjoys spending time with her children and attending their many activities.
Customer Service Representative
Debby is our customer service representative and brings many years of sales and customer service experience to the firm. Debby is very friendly, conscientious, and works diligently to provide clients with whatever information they might need. She lives in Scotts Hill with her husband Bobby. They have three daughters, three grandsons, and two granddaughters. She loves astronomy, science fiction, SEC football, and spending time with her family.
Teresa works in the Lexington office and her duties include payroll processing, bank account reconciliations, bookkeeping services, electronic filing of income tax returns, customer service, and more. She graduated magna cum laude with an Associates degree in Business from Jackson State Community College. Teresa and her husband Perry have three children, Perry Jr., Joshua, and Felicia and two grandsons, Cameron and Aiden. She enjoys attending church, reading science fiction, spending time with her family, and spoiling her grandchildren.