At Cross Accounting, we are committed to providing you with the best possible financial services possible. We use the latest technologies including top of the line tax software and can use e-file to get your tax refunds processed quickly and easily.
Deborah Hollandsworth - President
Debbie is a twelve-year veteran of Cross Accounting and serves as President of the firm.
Debbie earned a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting in 1999, from Clayton State University in Morrow, GA. Prior to this Debbie worked in the design center of the William Carter Co. and also with the 69th Signal Battalion in Augsburg, Germany. She is currently pursuing her Certified Public Accountant license.
Debbie is active in a number of professional organizations including the Fayetteville, GA chapter of AMPs, the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In her free time, Debbie enjoys scrapbooking and Tae Kwon Do.
Edward Burdekin, CPA
Ed Burdekin is the founder of Cross Accounting and remains as minority owner. He entered into the accounting profession in 1996 with a local CPA firm before starting his own practice, Edward S. Burdekin, PC, with offices in Peachtree City, GA and Hampton, GA. This practice grew and eventually became Cross Accounting.
Ed earned a Bachelors of Business Administration from Clayton State University in 1996 and obtained his Certified Public Accountant accreditation in 1997. He is a member of the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
In his spare time, Ed enjoys spending time with his wife and four children.
Marilyn McLaughlin, CPA
Marilyn is the firm's Quickbooks expert and specializes in small business accounting. Marilyn earned a Bachelor's degree from Clayton State University. Marilyn has been with Cross Accounting for approximately 6 years.
In her spare time Marilyn spends time with her family, horses, and other assorted animals.
Rebecca is a Senior Accountant with our firm, having eleven years of accounting experience. She is responsible for all tax, accounting, and payroll services for a number of small businesses and individuals.
Rebecca earned a Bachelor's in Accounting degree from Bob Jones University in Greenville, SC and a Master's of Business Administration in Supply Chain Management from Clayton State University.
Rebecca enjoys spending time with her husband, son and daughter and is active in her church.
Joi is our firm's office manager and receptionist. She grew up in Fayette County and has been with the company since 2008.
Joi has a daughter who plays competitive fast-pitch softball and they spend their free time travelling with the team.
Roger, Debbie's husband, functions as the overall IT department for the firm and assists as needed with the operation of the office. Currently his full-time position is as principal architect for a major airline. Prior to this Roger worked with a small company developing software for the medical industry. He also served in the military as a linguist with the Intelligence and Security Command in Germany.
Roger is a graduate of the Defense Language Institute where he studied Czech and Slovak. He earned a Bachelors of Science in Liberal Arts from the University of the State of New York and is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Finance and Accounting. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and has completed numberous technology, HR, and leadership courses.
Roger is a 1st-degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do and also enjoys woodworking, travel, and a good book.
320 Lanier Ave. West
Fayetteville, GA 30214
FAX (770) 461-9799