Firm Leadership

Our leadership team ensures that the firm’s continual focus is on providing innovative service to our nonprofit clients.


Managing Partner
Fran Brown


Chief Financial Officer
David J. Gunter


Professional Practice Leader – Attest
Timothy J. Sims


Professional Practice Leader – Consulting
Stan Reiff


Professional Practice Leader – Tax
Ted R. Batson, Jr.


Traina & Associates President
Lisa Traina


Executive Vice President – North
Douglas E. McVey


Executive Vice President – South
S. Gregory Griffin


Executive Vice President – West
Nathan D. Salsbery


Quality Assurance Director
Frank Jakosz


Vice President of Talent Management
Heather Mausz

Heather Mausz

Vice President of Talent Management

Areas of Service

Recruiting and talent development
Performance management
Organizational restructuring


Heather has over 20 years of experience in the fields of recruiting, talent development, and coaching. She joined CapinCrouse in June 2008 after previously serving in a wide range of industries, including telecommunications, financial services, and nonprofit organizations. One of her passions is to help others learn more about their gifts and abilities and how to apply them most effectively in both their careers and their personal lives.

Civic/Professional Involvement

Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), member 

Certifications and Licenses

Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR®) certification
Certified to administer the Birkman Assessment

Speaking and Other Service

Heather is a frequent instructor of continuing professional education classes. She also presents at church, job ministry, and client seminars on topics such as “Effective Interviewing Techniques” (for candidates or hiring managers), “Reducing Negligent Hiring Risks,” and others. She is a member of North Metro Church in Marietta, GA.


B.S., Kennesaw State University
MBA, Georgia State University