McKinney, Adrienne

Adrienne McKinney

Tax Director


  • Salem College – BA in Management and Economics
  • University of North Carolina Greensboro – MS in Accounting

Community Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Member
  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants – Member
  • Summit Rotary – Treasurer
  • YMCA of Greensboro – Metro Board Vice Chair


Adrienne has nearly 20 years of experience in public accounting, serving a broad client base including not-for-profits, corporations, and partnerships.  Prior to joining Smith Leonard, she worked for a national accounting firm, and functioned as the state lead for the not-for-profit tax practice in North Carolina.

Adrienne has lived in Greensboro for over 25 years, raising two sons and multiple gardens.  In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering, hiking, kayaking and camping. 


  • Nearly 20 years of experience serving both public and privately-held companies
  • Industries served – manufacturing, distribution, real estate, and not-for-profit
  • Specialties include – form 990 reporting, unrelated business income, partnership taxation
  • NC CPA License #29646
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