Lovoy & Associates, LLC, is an accounting firm founded in 2004 by Steve Lovoy that concentrates in offering outsourced accounting and consulting services for small to mid-sized professional firms in the Greater Birmingham area.
Steve P. Lovoy Is a Seasoned Birmingham CPA
Steve Lovoy is a CPA who brings more than 40 years of diverse accounting and business experience to serve the firm’s clients. His diverse experience and leadership expertise in many areas of business make him a valuable asset to clients of Lovoy & Associates. Born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama, Steve graduated from Birmingham Southern College with a degree in Business Administration and Economics. He worked for a national accounting firm after graduation and earned his CPA Certificate in 1970. Early in his career, Steve was responsible for a variety of clients, including private and public companies. In addition to working directly with these diverse clients, Steve worked annually in the tax area, serving corporate and individual clients with the same expert and personable skills.
Steve founded his first CPA practice in 1972, which evolved into Lovoy, Summerville & Co., P.C. As president, Steve guided that firm to become one of Birmingham’s most respected accounting firms. He was responsible for its overall management and the delivery of audits, reviews, consulting services, and special projects for the firm’s diverse clients until 1994 when he sold his interest in the firm. Steve subsequently served for nine years as controller and administrator of a Birmingham law firm in overseeing the firm’s financial records, systems, and controls.
Steve is a respected member of Birmingham’s business community, serving in the past as President of the Birmingham Chapter of the Alabama Society of CPAs as well as having served in various capacities on several committees of the Alabama Society. Steve was also one of the original incorporators of the Birmingham Venture Club and served as an officer and director of that organization, and was a member of the Small Business Council of the Birmingham Chamber of Commerce. He is currently a member of the American Institute of CPAs, The Alabama Society of CPAs and the Hoover Chamber of Commerce.
Heather B. Drew Brings Valuable Experience to the Clients of Lovoy & Associates
Heather Drew is the perfect professional complement to Steve Lovoy’s experience. Originally from North Carolina, Heather worked with Steve for six years as an administrative assistant for an insurance defense law firm, maintaining the accounting records and resolving a host of practical problems. Before working in the law firm, she gained her accounting and administrative experience while working for several years in various industries, including construction and medicine.
Heather’s responsibilities at Lovoy & Associates range from overseeing all phases of bookkeeping and accounting for the firm’s clients to controlling numerous software programs. Heather demonstrates her professionalism and attention to detail by her ability to complete the most complex tasks timely and efficiently.
VICKI HUTCHINS PROVIDES EXPERIENCED ASSISTANCE TO PERSONNEL OF OUR CLIENTS AND FIRM
Vicki Hutchins was born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama and attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a concentration in accounting. She began her career at a major Birmingham utility company in the Corporate Accounting Department serving in various capacities throughout the Finance Department gaining invaluable experience. Before joining Lovoy & Associates in 2017, Vicki served as office manager for a small transportation company and handled all bookkeeping and accounting for that organization while providing customer service for clients.
In addition to assisting Steve and Heather in their efforts, Vicki is responsible for a variety of accounting services for a number of our clients. Her services include the preparation of accounts payable and disbursements, cash receipts, payroll and general ledger.