We have an Important Announcement!

RPC CPAs + Consultants, LLP (RPC) has merged with the nationally recognized accounting firm of Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC (CRI) and our offices will now operate under the name of Carr, Riggs & Ingram.  

We will continue our tradition of community support and delivering quality audit, accounting, tax, and consulting services - now with enhanced service capabilities available from a regional firm that is one of the Top 20 firms in the U.S. For more informaiton regarding CRI's 50+ office locations, more than 1,800 professionals, or industry and service specializations, visit our new firm's website at

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Amy Cherne is a Partner and co-leader of Construction Services, in the Assurance and Attestation Group (A&A Group).  She has strong analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills, which developed during her 14 years of public accounting experience. Amy has a passion for the construction industry, with over eleven years of concentrated experience in this industry, including audit, review, compilation, taxation, and CFO for hire experience.  Since joining RPC in 2014, Amy has been instrumental in growing the construction niche in New Mexico, and expanding the niche in the El Paso area.  She is both a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional.

In addition to the construction industry, Amy has over nine years of experience performing audits for profit and non-profit organizations and employee benefit plan audits of 403(b) and 401(k) plans.

Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants (NMSCPA)
  • Construction Financial Managers Association (CFMA)
  • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)


University of New Hampshire, Bachelor of Science, Summa Cum Laude 1992

Albuquerque Technical Vocational Institute (TVI) - Accounting and Business Law coursework for CPA examination 2002

Amy’s Take

“To surround oneself with people who are bright, positive and hardworking is good, but when those same people are your colleagues and friends who you collaborate with on daily basis and who share your vision for excellence, that's RPC good.”