Meet our People



Rusty is the managing partner of public and middle market and the director of financial institutions at HORNE. He collaborates with clients to establish and succeed in their strategic goals. He also serves as the chair of HORNE’s Board of Directors.

Rusty joined HORNE in 2005 and has more than 20 years of public accounting experience. Prior to joining HORNE, Rusty worked for a large international professional services firm.

Rusty attended the University of Alabama and received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from Union University. Rusty also attended the Paul W. Barret Jr. School of Banking. He is currently licensed in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants