Our firm prides itself on the quality of our people and the value of the long-term client relationships we maintain. We have 15 licensed CPAs on staff. We undergo peer review every three years by other CPAs designated and approved by the AICPA. MMSS staff also meet or exceed the continuing professional education requirements of the AICPA and the Kentucky Board of Accountancy.

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John Huston, CPA, Managing Partner

John graduated in 1977 from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He has worked for the firm in some capacity since 1977 and became a partner in 1990. He became managing partner in 2007. As a tax director, John has more than 30 years of experience in corporate, flow-through and individual income taxation with emphasis in the real estate and low-income housing tax credit arenas. John has two daughters, Lauren and MacKenzie, and two grandchildren.

Michael Taylor, CPA

Mike graduated in 1979 from the University of Kentucky. He has 21 years of public accounting experience concentrated in all areas of federal and state taxation, including employee benefits, retirement, and estate planning. He served as tax manager for our tax department prior to becoming a partner in the Firm in 1994. He is a member of the AICPA and KY Society of CPAs. Mike is married with two children, and is active in church, educational, and civic affairs.

Darren Johnson, CPA

Darren graduated in 1987 from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He has worked for the firm since 1988 and became a Certified Public Accountant in 1991. His experience includes governmental and nonprofit auditing as well as audits of HUD, Rural Development and low-income housing tax credit complexes. Darren is married with two children.

Michael Young, CPA

Michael graduated in 1979 from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He became a Certified Public Accountant in 1986 and has over 30 years of auditing experience concentrated in governmental and not-for-profit auditing including HUD & RD related multifamily housing and low-income housing tax credit projects. He is married with four children.

Alyssa Winfery, CPA

Alyssa graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. She became a Certified Public Accountant in 2002 and started working for the firm in 2003. Her focus is on flow-through and individual income taxation and she specializes in performing cost certifications for affordable housing projects. She is married and has two sons.

John Huston, CPA, Managing Partner

John graduated in 1977 from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He has worked for the firm in some capacity since 1977 and became a partner in 1990. He became managing partner in 2007. As a tax director, John has more than 30 years of experience in corporate, flow-through and individual income taxation with emphasis in the real estate and low-income housing tax credit arenas.  John has two daughters, Lauren and MacKenzie and two grandchildren.

Michael Taylor, CPA

Mike graduated in 1979 from the University of Kentucky. He has 21 years of public accounting experience concentrated in all areas of federal and state taxation that includes employee benefits, retirement, and estate planning. He served as tax manager for our tax department prior to becoming a partner in the Firm in 1994. He is a member of the AICPA and KY Society of CPAs. Mike is married with two children, and is active in church, educational, and civic affairs.

Darren Johnson, CPA

Darren graduated in 1987 from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He has worked for the firm since 1988 and became a Certified Public Accountant in 1991. His experience includes governmental and nonprofit auditing as well as audits of HUD, Rural Development and low-income housing tax credit complexes. Darren is married with two children.

Michael Young, CPA

Michael graduated in 1979 from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He became a Certified Public Accountant in 1986 and has over 30 years of auditing experience concentrated in governmental and not-for-profit auditing including HUD & RD related multifamily housing and low-income housing tax credit projects. He is married with four children.

Alyssa Winfery, CPA

Alyssa graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. She became a Certified Public Accountant in 2002 and started working for the firm in 2003. Her focus is on flow-through and individual income taxation and she specializes in performing cost certifications for affordable housing projects. She is married and has two sons.