Daniel C. Henning, CPA/PFS, CFP®

Tax Partner

A graduate of San Diego State University, Dan began his accounting career in 1991, and has developed a specialization in financial and tax planning for high net worth / income individuals, their related businesses, and investment interests. Along with his duties at Henning Dowdy & Jones, LLC, he also owns the financial investment practice of HC Advisors, LLC. In this position he frequently lectures on financial and retirement planning strategies for transitioning executives and employees. Dan’s personal achievements include his being the starting quarterback for the University of Maryland, where he set all single season passing records. Dan was also briefly active with the New England Patriots and the International Football League.

Kelly Dowdy, CPA/PFS, CFP®

Managing Tax Partner

Kelly received her Masters of Taxation degree at Georgia State University in 1992 and began her accounting career with KPMG, LLP, a “Big 6” accounting firm. While there, she worked with officers/shareholders of companies ranging in size from entrepreneurial to Fortune 500 companies. She also spent five years as a tax manager for a mid-size firm in Norcross. Kelly joined the firm in 2004 as a Tax Manager and has developed a specialization in tax planning for businesses and high net worth/income individuals.


Mallori J. Watterson, CPA

Tax Manager

Mallori graduated from Oglethorpe University where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting and a minor concentration in Economics. Mallori began her accounting career with The Muntzing-Sattele Company, a small commercial real estate firm in Atlanta. Mallori joined Henning, Dowdy & Jones, LLC in 2013 as a Tax Staff and earned her CPA license in April, 2018.

Drew S. Killpack, CPA, CFP®

Tax Manager

Drew Killpack is a long-time Atlanta resident with experience in both Public Accounting and Institutional Investing. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Administration from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Prior to joining Henning, Dowdy & Jones, LLC in January 2016, Drew was a member of the trading team of an Atlanta money management firm specializing in its wrap asset program. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Georgia Society of CPAs, and enjoys weightlifting and reading in his free time.

Lindsay M. Ancar

Tax Senior

Lindsay is originally from New Orleans, LA and earned her Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She has been in public accounting for over 5 years with experience in tax, consulting and audit. Lindsay joined HDJ in November 2020 as a Tax Senior.

Slade Atkinson

Tax Staff

A Georgia native, Slade moved to Atlanta in 2010 and worked as a Physical Trainer before returning to school in 2017. He received his BBA in Accounting from Kennesaw State University in 2019 and joined the tax staff at Henning, Dowdy & Jones in 2020. He is currently studying to receive his CPA license, and in his free time enjoys taking his two dogs to the park.

Dillon M. Durden

Tax Staff

Dillon is originally from Brunswick, Georgia and graduated from the University of North Georgia in May 2016 where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management. He spent two years in guest services at the Jekyll Island Club Resort. Dillon joined the HDJ team in January 2019 as a Tax Staff.

Rhett Stacey

Tax Staff

Originally from Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Rhett attended the University of Tennessee and graduated in May 2018 with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and a minor in Accounting. Rhett was a Financial Advisor for 2 years before joining the HDJ team as a Tax Staff.


Lily M. Hsieh

Chief Operating Officer

Lily Hsieh joined HC Advisors in December 2015 as Operations Manager. Formerly with Harvest Oak Capital and Suntrust Investment Services, Lily has over 10 years of experience in the Wealth Management industry. She brings a strong background in Client Service and Operational skills. Lily is a graduate of Georgia State University with a degree in Finance. Lily's outside interests include cooking and traveling.

Teresa A. Browning


Teresa has been a resident of Atlanta since 1983. She joined Henning, Dowdy & Jones, LLC in May, 2015. Her experience includes working with the public, sales, and administrative support in financial related industries. Teresa is active in her church and enjoys reading, baking, and spending time with friends. She is a member of Christian Authors Guild & Word Weavers International.

Angelica M. Figueroa


Originally from New York, Angelica has resided in metro Atlanta since 2008. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hunter College and has over 10 years of experience in business administration. Angelica joined the firm in June 2021 and her background includes customer service, finance, human resources, event coordination, sales and marketing. Leisurely, Angelica leads a social networking group that enjoys weekly excursions.

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