Doerner Selects New Executive Director
Doerner, Saunders, Daniel & Anderson has named Jim Gaffney as its executive director. Gaffney will manage the business operations of the firm, including administration of accounting, human resources, information systems, marketing and facility oversight.
“We’re excited for Jim’s return to the Doerner team,” said Tom Q. Ferguson, the firm’s managing partner. "Joining us from the West Coast, Jim has an impressive background as an administrator, accountant and attorney. He’s worked with other professional service firms in those capacities and complements our management model, while understanding our firm’s needs as we continue to grow.”
Gaffney is a licensed attorney in California. He has extensive experience in the areas of operations, governance, strategic planning and growth. Jim most recently served as the corporate director of Bullivant Houser Bailey PC in Portland, Oregon. Previously, he served as managing partner of the Portland office for the accounting and business consulting firm Moss Adams, LLP for eight years, and also served on the firm’s executive committee for four years. He has national level expertise in partnership taxation.