HHM Certified Public Accountants, a full-service CPA and consulting firm with locations in Chattanooga and Memphis, has hired a senior tax manager, staff accountant, and systems administrator.

HHM welcomes Kira Wheat, CPA. Wheat brings over 16 years of experience to the firm’s tax practice. As a senior tax manager, Wheat will assist high net worth and closely held business clients in the areas of tax compliance, tax planning, and staff and project management. Wheat comes to Chattanooga from a Chicago-based public accounting firm where she worked her way up to Senior Tax Manager. Wheat is a graduate of North Central College and is a Quickbooks Proadvisor.

Andy Zimmerman, CPA, joins the tax department as a staff accountant. He has over three years of tax experience and is a graduate of Messiah University.

Chris Hammitt joins the firm's IT department as systems administrator.