501 N University Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72205
Rocky Goodman, CPA
Before joining the firm, Rocky worked in the private industry after graduating cum laude from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a master’s in business administration.
Rocky is currently on the board of the Downtown Rotary Club 99, where he served as Treasurer. He is the Secretary of the Heights Neighborhood Association and has been elected to be Chairman of the Arkansas Society of CPAs in the fiscal year 2023-2024. Rocky has served on the peer review committees for both Arkansas and Alabama Society of CPAs since 2012.
Rocky lives in Little Rock with his wife, Jenni.
John Brock, CPA
John spent the first 16 years of his career in private industry working as a cost accountant and controller. He is a graduate of Arkansas Tech University with a double major in accounting and marketing & management. John currently serves on the board of Community Service Inc. in Morrilton. John and his wife live in Conway with their three children Ethan, Natalie, and Jase.
Jenni Goodman, CPA
Jenni graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a BSBA in Accounting. After college, she worked in public accounting and later for two private companies, most recently as the Director of Accounting for a non-profit.
Jenni is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arkansas Society of CPAs. She is active in the Pi Beta Phi Alumni Club and the Little Rock School District PTA, where she recently served as treasurer at Little Rock Central High. She also serves on the Foundation Board of Directors of the Centers for Youth and Families.
Richard graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in accounting and obtained his CPA certificate shortly thereafter. He has been in public practice for over thirty years in the role of partner/owner of firms which eventually became MKG LLP. Although he has stepped down from a management or equity position in the firm and reduced his workload, he is still active in the areas of tax preparation, research and planning with the firm. He is a member of the AICPA and its tax section as well as the AR Society of CPAs. He lives in Little Rock with his wife Cheri, who is the headmistress of St. Mark’s Day School. Their free time is spent with grandchildren, travel and other outdoor activities.
Maria Craig, CPA
Maria received her BBA from the University of Central Arkansas in 2005. She earned her Certified Public Accountant designation in 2009. Maria spent the first five years of her career in public accounting before going to work for the State of Arkansas, where she held positions such as Internal Auditor, Accounting Manager, and Chief Fiscal Officer. She has been with MKG since 2018. Maria’s experience in both public and private practice lends to a unique and well-rounded approach to audit and attestation services. She is currently an Audit Manager working in audit and tax. Maria is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arkansas Society of CPAs. She is also a board member and serves as treasurer of Keep Little Rock Beautiful.
Sarah Monroe, CPA
Senior Staff Accountant
Sarah primarily performs tax and accounting services for small businesses and individuals. She also performs audit, review and compilation services. She is a Certified Public Accountant and has six years of experience in public accounting. Sarah graduated from UA Little Rock with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and the University of Central Arkansas with a Master of Accountancy. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants. She enjoys the outdoors, horseback riding, visiting state parks and taking road trips. She resides in North Little Rock with her two German Shepherd Dogs.
Taylor graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a major in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. Taylor worked in the service industry as a server and manager for 13 years. He is a Staff Accountant working in both the tax and audits departments of MKG. Taylor is actively pursuing and finishing his qualifications for his CPA certification. He is a member of the Arkansas Society of CPAs.
Carla worked for Coulson Oil Company for 22 years in the accounting department as the Accounts Payable/Credit Manager and overseeing various other accounting duties. Carla graduated from the University of Arkansas Little Rock with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration Management. She currently resides in Little Rock where in her spare time she enjoys reading and spending time with her two wonderful children Kiara and David.
Melissa serves as the firm's administrative assistant and office manager. She is an Arkansas native, who lives in East End with her husband, Kevin, and their daughter, Hannah. When she is not working Melissa likes to spend time with her family at the pool, traveling, reading, crafting, doing puzzles and playing board games.
John Borchert, CPA
John "Topper" Borchert has been in public practice with various firms since his graduation from the University of Mississippi. He served in the United States Air Force and worked for public accounting firms in Houston, Texas, where he met his wife, Sylvia, and in Little Rock. He started his own practice in Little Rock in 1986, where he practiced for 29 years. John also serves on the board of the Alzheimer’s Association and is part of the Retriever Club. In his spare time, John hunts and manages his farm in Carlisle, Arkansas.
Sharon Aldama recently joined Garland & Greenwood CPAs and Advisors, PLLC as a Staff Accountant. Sharon primarily performs tax and accounting services for small businesses and individuals. She also performs audit, review, and compilation services. She has 3 years of experience in accounting. Before joining Garland & Greenwood, she worked as a tax preparer for H&R Block. She is a member of the Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants. She enjoys reading, learning, and exercising. She resides in Little Rock with her mother and brother.