Our BLUFFTON Team
Michael Putich, CPA
Michael is a 1988 graduate of Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Communications and his CPA Certificate in 1999. Michael has been a member of the Robinson Grant team since 1999 and has held the positions of Senior Accountant, Manager, Principal, Stockholder and is currently the President of Robinson Grant & Co., P.A., Hilton Head, SC. He currently serves as a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a member of the South Carolina Association of CPAs, a Member of the Ohio Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Member of the Community Associations Institute. In the past, he has also served as Board Member for South Carolina Board of Accountancy, President and Treasurer of the Bluffton Rotary Club, Chairman of United Way of the Lowcountry Bluffton Campaign, Chairman, Vice Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary, and Board Member of the Board of Directors of the South Carolina Association of CPAs, President and Treasurer of the Sea Island Chapter of SCACPAs, Finance Committee Chairman of the Community Associations Institute, and Member, Treasurer and Assistant Treasurer of the Hilton Head Island Rotary Club.
C. Thomas, DeWitt, CPA
Tom is a graduate of Francis Marion College with a Bachelors of Science in Business, and a Masters in Accountancy from the University of South Carolina. He has been a member of the Robinson Grant team since 1982 When he moved to Hilton Head Island from Charleston. He has 41 years of experience and has worked at McKnight, Frampton, Buskirk & Co. in Charleston, SC. Tom specializes in A7A, Peer Review, and general business taxation. He is a member of SCACPA and AICPA – CPA.
Judy Johnson, CPA
Judy is a graduate of Indiana University with a Bachelor of Arts, and obtained a MBA from the University of Cincinnati. She joined the Robinson Grant Team in 2001 when she relocated to the Beaufort/ Hilton Head area from Ann Arbor, MI. Judy has 37 years of experience and specializes in Individual/Business Tax and Estate Planning and tax preparation. She is a Founding Member of Women in Philanthropy, and Member of SCACPA and AICPA – CPA.
Holly S. Golden, CPA
Holly is a 1995 graduate of Newberry College, Newberry, SC, with a B.S. in Accounting. In 1996, she went on to Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC and obtained a Masters of Business Administration with Accounting emphasis. She then obtained her CPA certificate in 2006.
She worked for 2 years at AVX Corporation, Myrtle Beach, SC, in the industrial engineering department, responsible for calculation of weekly labor variance, tracking of overtime for all employees, time studies on machinery and workers. She also worked on various parts of audits, general bookkeeping services for Diez and Park, CPA’s. Holly has served as an Accounting Instructor for the University of South Carolina, Beaufort, and has been with Robinson Grant since 1997.
Holly is currently a Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Member of South Carolina Association of CPAs; Sea Island Chapter, SCORE Counselor of the Beaufort County Chapter, Volunteer Accounting Consultant for the Palmetto Animal League, Treasurer of the LowCountry Legal Volunteers, Treasurer of Brighton Bay Property Owners’ Association, and volunteers bookkeeping & income tax preparation for various organizations related to animal rescue. She has previously served as Member of Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Treasurer of the Alzheimer’s Respite & Resource, Volunteer Treasury Duties of Hilton Head Island Concours d’ Elegance, and Treasurer of the South Carolina Chapter of the Community Associations Institute.
Barry Long, CPA
Born and raised in the Lowcountry, Barry received his Bachelors of Science majoring in Accounting from Coastal Carolina University and a Masters of Accounting Degree from the University of South Carolina. He joined the Robinson Grant Team in 2013. Prior to that, Barry worked for Ernst & Young for 2 years in the Tax Compliance Department specializing in Real Estate Development and Management.
Barry primarily focuses on compliance and consulting for Business and Individual taxation with emphasis in the following industries: Real Estate Investment, Construction, Insurance, Restaurants, Agriculture and Timber Investment. Barry is a CPA who is also a member of SCACPA and AICPA. In addition to RG, he is an Adjunct Professor at the University of SC in the Accounting department and teaches Continuing Education Seminars for other CPAs in the field of taxation.
Jessica is a Bluffton native and 2017 graduate of the University of South Carolina Beaufort, with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. She Joined Robinson Grant in January of 2017. She was a Volunteer tax preparer with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program during college and is currently working on becoming a CPA.