Donovan CPAs, a CPA and Advisory firm located in Indianapolis and Avon, recently named Jimmy Wade as its fourth partner and promoted him to director of tax services.

Wade joined Donovan CPAs in 2017 as a manager in the Tax Services group. Now as partner and director of tax services, Wade will continue to advise clients and staff, as well as manage and oversee the tax department.

“Since meeting Jimmy, he has been a leader when it comes to providing excellent service and making sure that Donovan clients are taking full advantage of tax deductions and credits.” said Donovan CPAs Partner Rex Miller. “Having him join our team was a huge win for both Donovan and our clients.”

In addition to Wade’s new role, he will also lead the firm’s recruiting and internal training initiatives.

“The growth that I’ve experienced at Donovan has not only allowed me to excel in daily duties, but to also hire and provide learning opportunities to help build our fun and entrepreneurial environment,” said Wade. “I am excited to lead our team in my new role and look forward to working with the partners and staff to grow this outstanding CPA firm.”

Additionally, the firm recently promoted Nina Budd to tax manager and Jayden McBride to senior accountant. Budd, who joined Donovan CPAs in 1987, has been instrumental in growing the firm’s expertise in the area of estate and trust planning. McBride joined Donovan CPAs in 2015 and is currently responsible for tax returns, audits and the completing the 1099 process.

“Since joining our firm, Jayden and Nina have proven to be tremendous assets to our clients,” added Miller. “I look forward to continuing that success as they expand their roles and grow within our firm.”


About Donovan
Donovan CPAs is a premier accounting firm dedicated to providing comprehensive accounting services and an array of specialty support services to clients within a multitude of industries. As a local CPA firm, Donovan CPAs has been a complete financial-needs resource to the community for over 40 years. With a genuine interest in the financial health and welfare of its client, Donovan CPAs prides itself on the dedication, enthusiasm and effective communication of its team members. For more information, visit