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Michelle Parchman

Michelle Parchman is a CPA and Certified Personnel Consultant. Specializes in accounting & finance in Texas. Michelle began her public accounting career with Andersen in Dallas. During her 17-year successful tenure with Andersen, Michelle worked in Audit, Tax, Business Development, and Recruiting. Michelle has received numerous awards and recognition:

  • Inspiring Woman – San Antonio’s Most Successful Women
  • Forbes recognition for America’s Best Recruiting Firm (selected by Peers and HR).
  • Top Permanent Placement Firm in San Antonio, San Antonio Business Journal.
  • Ranked as Top 25 Texas Recruiter, Texas Association of Personnel Consultants, 2004, and every year beyond, until the Association ceased.
  • Ranked as the #10 Recruiter in Texas, multiple years
  • Rookie of the Year, Texas Association of Personnel Consultants, 2004
  • #1 Recruiter, San Antonio Association of Personnel Consultants, 2004 and every year beyond, until the Association ceased. 


  •  Strategic Planning
  • Strategic Partnerships
  • Sourcing Top 1% Talent
  • Quality with Speed
  •  Recruitment
  • Networking
  • Public Speaking


  • The Pinnacle Society
  • Member & Board of Director (formerly, 2010 to 2022), Top 80 Recruiter in North America
  •  CFO Forum, Founding Member
  •  OU Club of San Antonio, Past President & Founder, 20 yrs
  •  Kappa Alpha Theta Alumnae Club Past President, Board Member
  •  Child Advocates San Antonio,Past Board Member
  •  Junior League of San Antonio, Inc. Past Board Member
  •  Project Graduation, Past Secretary
  •  San Antonio Panhellenic Assoc.

Publications, Speaking, Panelist, and Presentations 

  • Business Forums International – Speaker
  • CPE Depot (NASBA sponsor of CPE) – CPE Author
  • Junior League of San Antonio – Speaker, Workshops, Presentations
  • National Association of Personnel Services – Former Panelist and 2021 National Conference Speaker
  • Global Recruiters Network Regional Conference – Speaker
  • Rackspace – Finance Department Resume Workshop
  • San Antonio Business Journal – Published
  • Texas Association of College & Universities -Presentation & Panelist
  • Texas Society of CPAs, San Antonio – Accounting Careers Workshop
  • The Pinnacle Society – Conference Speaker
  • Today’s CPA – Published
  • Young Men’s Service League – Speaker

Podcasts Featuring Michelle Parchman

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