Our South Asheville Office

Meet Our South Asheville Tax Team

Brad Burlingham
Director of Tax Services

Brad Burlingham, CPA
Director of Tax Services

Brad joined Parsec in 2018. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Tulane University and a Master of Business Administration from Emory University. Prior to joining the firm, Brad was co-owner of Burlingham & Harris, P.A., a local tax and wealth management consulting firm. He has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1990. He is a member of the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants as well as the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. His civic services have included board service for various local non-profits including the Western Carolina Medical Society Foundation, Serve-To-LEAD, and Dominican Crossroads USA, as well as leadership roles with other church and community groups. In his free time, Brad enjoys hiking, gardening and traveling.

Larry Harris
Director of Tax Services

Larry Harris, CPA, CFP®, PFS
Director of Tax Services

Larry joined Parsec in January of 2018. Larry earned undergraduate and graduate degrees from Appalachian State University and has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1985 and a Certified Financial PlannerTM practitioner since 2001. Prior to joining Parsec, Larry was a co-owner of the public accounting firm of Burlingham & Harris, P.A. During the course of his career he has primarily worked in the public accounting profession as a tax accountant and financial planner. Larry currently serves on the town council for the Town of Black Mountain. In addition he is the current chair at Land of Sky Regional Council, current chair at Care Partners Health Services, current chair of the Buncombe County Audit Committee and serves on the Board at Deerfield Episcopal Retirement Community. Larry is also a member and past president of the Black Mountain Rotary Club. Larry and his wife Susan live in Larry’s home town of Black Mountain N.C. and attend Trinity Presbyterian Church. Larry and Susan are the parents of two grown and married sons and four grandsons.

Office Location

85 Peachtree Road
Asheville, NC 28803

Phone: 828-277-7400
Toll Free: 888-877-1012
Fax: 828-277-7444

Credentials

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AAMS®

AAMS®

Accredited Asset Management SpecialistSM and AAMS® are service marks of the College for Financial Planning® and are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the college’s initial and ongoing designation requirements.

AIF®

AIF®

Accredited Investment Fiduciary® and AIF® are designation marks owned by Fi360. These marks represent a specialized knowledge of fiduciary standards of care and their application to the investment management process.

BFA™

BFATM

Behavioral Financial AdvisorTM and BFATM are service marks of the Kaplan Professional Academy. These marks represent that the individual has met the standards of the Kaplan Professional Academy, including completing the education, exam and ongoing certification requirements.

CDFA®

CDFA®

Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® and CDFA® are service marks of the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA)TM. The CDFA® designation indicates satisfaction of initial and ongoing certification requirements set forth by the institution.

CFP®

CFP®

Certified Financial PlannerTM and CFP® are certification marks owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. These marks are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the CFB Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.

CPA

CPA

Certified Public Account and CPA are the marks that designate excellence for public accountants. CPAs must meet state specific education, experience, ethics, exam and continuing education requirements to use the marks.

CTFA

CTFATM

Certified Trust and Financial AdvisorTM and CTFATM are certification marks of the American Bankers Association (ABA). This mark indicates the individual has met established educational and work experience requirements, and satisfaction of ongoing certification requirements set forth by the association.

CFA

CFA

Chartered Financial Analyst® and CFA are certification marks owned by the CFA Institute. These marks are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the CFA Institute’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.

FPQP™

FPQPTM

Financial Paraplanner Qualified ProfessionalTM and FPQPTM are registered service marks of the College for Financial Planning® and are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the college’s initial and ongoing designation requirements.

PFS

PFS

Personal Financial Specialist and PFS are certification marks owned by The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). This credential is granted solely to CPAs with considerable personal financial planning education and experience.

SHRM-CP

SHRM-CP

SHRM- Certified Professional and SHRM-CP is a credential owned by the Society for Human Resource Management. The certification is granted to those that satisfy the requirements as prescribed by the Society for Human Resource Management to become a certified human resource professional, and meet the ongoing recertification requirements.

ChFEBCSM

ChFEBCSM

Federal Seminars and ChFEBCSM, Inc. owns the symbol marks ChFEBCSM, Chartered Federal Employee Benefits ConsultantSM and ChFEBCSM, logo. in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete Federal Seminars and ChFEBCSM, Inc initial and ongoing certification requirements.

Credentials

Select a credential to view a description.

AAMS®

Accredited Asset Management Specialist and AAMS® are service marks of the College for Financial Planning® and are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the college’s initial and ongoing designation requirements.

AIF®

Accredited Investment Fiduciary® and AIF® are designation marks owned by Fi360. These marks represent a specialized knowledge of fiduciary standards of care and their application to the investment management process.

BFA™

Behavioral Financial Advisor and BFA are service marks of the Kaplan Professional Academy. These marks represent that the individual has met the standards of the Kaplan Professional Academy, including completing the education, exam and ongoing certification requirements.

CDFA®

Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® and CDFA® are service marks of the Institute for Divorce Financial Analysts (IDFA). The CDFA® designation indicates satisfaction of initial and ongoing certification requirements set forth by the institution.

CFP®

Certified Financial Planner and CFP® are certification marks owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. These marks are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the CFB Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.

CPA

Certified Public Account and CPA are the marks that designate excellence for public accountants. CPAs must meet state specific education, experience, ethics, exam and continuing education requirements to use the marks.

CTFA™

Certified Trust and Financial Advisor and CTFA are certification marks of the American Bankers Association (ABA). This mark indicates the individual has met established educational and work experience requirements, and satisfaction of ongoing certification requirements set forth by the association.

CFA®

Chartered Financial Analyst® and CFA® are certification marks owned by the CFA Institute. These marks are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the CFA Institute’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.

FPQP™

Financial Paraplanner Qualified Professional and FPQP are registered service marks of the College for Financial Planning® and are awarded to individuals who successfully complete the college’s initial and ongoing designation requirements.

PFS

Personal Financial Specialist and PFS are certification marks owned by The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). This credential is granted solely to CPAs with considerable personal financial planning education and experience.

SHRM-CP

SHRM- Certified Professional and SHRM-CP is a credential owned by the Society for Human Resource Management. The certification is granted to those that satisfy the requirements as prescribed by the Society for Human Resource Management to become a certified human resource professional, and meet the ongoing recertification requirements.

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