Mary P. Williams, CPA, CMPE


NC Certificate #20976, GA Certificate #034707

Mary P. Williams CPA, CMPE is retiring from her position as Vice President of Healthcare Services and Shareholder at Johnson Price Sprinkle PA accounting firm.  Mary joined JPS in 1993 and is a graduate of American University with a B.S. in Business Administration, Concentration in Accounting.

Mary has over twenty-five years’ experience at JPS, with healthcare as her primary industry focus. Previous to this, Mary was in practice for 12 years in the metro Washington, D.C. area.  She has comprehensive knowledge in tax advisory and compliance services, providing innovative consultation to physician and dental practices, as well as other ancillary health care entities.

Her extensive work includes serving many healthcare practices in Western North Carolina.  Mary has successfully directed multiple engagements involving integration of practice entities, compensation design/modeling, recruitment package design, succession planning and transition, and financing negotiations. In addition, she has significant experience in employee benefit plans, income tax and financial consultation in a variety of non-healthcare areas.   Since the enactment of the Affordable Care Act in 2010, Mary directed the firm’s efforts in the implementation of health care reform and lectured extensively on the subject.

Mary has earned the distinction as a Certified Medical Practice Executive through the Medical Group Management Associate. Throughout her career, she brought high energy and skillful knowledge to her clients.  Mary particularly enjoyed communicating with clients and ensuring positive collaborations were in place.

She has been active both personally and professionally in the community. In retirement, Mary looks forward to spending time gardening, reading, traveling and spending time with her family.

JPS is grateful for Mary’s many years of dedicated service. Her career has truly reflected the JPS Mission To Be Greater by positively impacting clients, people, community and profession. Thank you, Mary!

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CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
North Carolina State Board of CPA Examiners, License #20976

CMPE (Certified Medical Practice Executive)
Medical Group Management Association

BDO Alliance
Healthcare Industry Steering Committee Chair

NCACPA (North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants)
Healthcare Industry Committee Chair

Western Carolina Medical Society
Moving Healthcare Upstream Committee
Development Council
2015 Fall Conference Planning Committee

Park Ridge Health
Board of Directors

Park Ridge Health Foundation
Board of Directors

Board Member

Homeward Bound
Board of Directors


Haywood Street Congregation
Finance Committee

North Carolina Natural Products Association
Board of Directors

Habitat for Humanity

United Way of Asheville & Buncombe County
Annual Campaign Healthcare Sector Volunteer

YMCA of Western North Carolina
Capital Campaign Volunteer

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants

Medical Group Management Association

Western North Carolina Medical Managers’ Association

2010 Tribute to Women of Influence (TWIN) Award
YWCA of Asheville