Ashley E. Tate


Tax and Consulting Leader / Member Owner

“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” – Maya Angelou

301 North Broad St Clinton, SC 29325

Ashley has been involved in the financial services industry since 2011. She was with Peay & Associates, LLC, CPAs until it joined with Savant Tax & Consulting in 2023.

Ashley earned a bachelor of arts degree in accounting with a minor in economics from Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC and a master of professional accountancy degree with concentration in taxation from Clemson University. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds the Personal Financial Specialist (PFS) credential from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Ashley is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and a member of the AICPA.

Ashley is an active member of Broad Street United Methodist Church where she serves as chair of the Finance Committee. She serves on the board of the Laurens County Healthcare System by appointment from the Governor of South Carolina. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys spending time by the water, cheering on the Wofford Terriers and Clemson Tigers, and attending as many country music concerts as possible.

Education &

  • Wofford College, Spartanburg, SC 
    Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
  • Clemson University 
    Master of Professional Accountancy with concentration in Taxation
  • Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) / Personal Financial Specialist (PFS)

Affiliations &
Community Service

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) – member
  • Broad Street United Methodist Church – member, Finance Committee chair
  • Laurens County Healthcare System – board member