Charleston, S.C. — Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, has hired Emmet Lucas as accounting intern. Lucas is responsible for processing tax reporting forms and assisting with individual tax returns.

Previously, he interned with Orient Overseas Container Line. A Baltimore native, Emmet is a candidate for graduation in December 2006 with a degree in accounting. He is an officer of the College of Charleston Accounting Society, and lives downtown.

Jarrard, Nowell & Russell, LLC, is a certified public accounting and business advisory firm based in Charleston, S.C., utilizing significant experience in corporate financial management and public accounting to serve clients in the Lowcountry and throughout South Carolina. Drawing on extensive, executive level financial management experience with international Fortune 500 corporations, the firm counsels business and individual clients with a comprehensive and strategic approach, placing emphasis on long-range financial goals and business planning.