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Jennifer is the marketing coordinator for Axley and Rode, LLP, responsible for building brand awareness as well as developing and implementing strategies to strengthen their position in the market. For Jennifer, nurturing personal relationships is the most satisfying part of her job.
As a seasoned graphic designer and marketer with more than thirty years experience, Jennifer is known for her practical approach to design, keeping in mind that design is the silent ambassador of a brand. Her understanding of people as well as business needs allows her to create campaigns that produce results.
Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management from Texas A&M University and a Master of Arts in Communication from Stephen F. Austin State University.
Lee Smith is a CPA and serves as partner and director of IT for Axley & Rode, LLP. He has been with the firm since 1986, serving as staff accountant before becoming partner in 2001. He specializes in individual and business tax issues.
Mr. Smith earned a B.B.A. from Stephen F. Austin State University. He is a member of the Texas Society of CPA, AICPA and the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.
He has served as chair and treasurer of the Nacogdoches Chamber of Commerce executive committee, treasurer of the Nacogdoches Dragons Athletic Booster Club, treasurer of the East Texas Area Foundation and co-president of the Nettie Marshall Elementary PTA.