• Graduate, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Finance, Bachelor of Science in Economics, 1965
  • Auditor with Touche, Ross, Bailey & Smart (now Deloitte & Touche), Atlanta, GA, 1965--1970
  • Certified Public Accountant since 1970
  • Owner, Hess Motor Coach Center, Ltd, Albuquerque, NM, 1972--1980
  • Owner, Lawrence H. Hess, CPA, Albuquerque, NM, since 1982
  • Certified Public Accountant licensed by the State of New Mexico (License #2292 issued 1982)
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member, New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants (NMSCPA)
  • Member, Board of Directors, NMSCPA since 2005
  • NMSCPA liaison to IRS
  • Speaker at Continuing Professional Education events
  • Presenter of IRS New Business & New Employer Workshops (see IRS Events page)