John K. Dukes, Jr., CPA

John K. Dukes, Jr., CPA
Brandon, Rackley & Dukes
3006 N. Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA  31602-1711
Telephone: 229-244-0327

Brandon, Rackley & Dukes is an affiliate of the BJM network of accounting firms with offices in Atlanta, Fayetteville, Valdosta, Hudson, Trinity, Dunedin, and Clearwater.

Burton Fletcher, the president of the Burton Fletcher Foundation for Animals, Inc., said, “I trust these folks without reservation. I trust them so much that I hired them for my personal and foundation taxation issues. Mr. Johnny Dukes is so good that he caught another tax practice’s error, saving me thousands of dollars! I trust Brandon, Rackley & Dukes, and you can trust them too!”

Prof. Burton Fletcher, J.D., MBA (Ret.)

Prof. Burton Fletcher, J.D., MBA (Ret.)

Prof. Burton Fletcher is the president and founder of the Burton Fletcher Foundation for Animals, Inc., a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation. Burton is a retired full professor of business administration credentialled in Business & Industrial Management, Marketing & Distribution, and Law, who served as an academic expert for 27 years at the college and university levels. He practiced law in California, using the DBA of Fletcher & Associates, and in Georgia, using the DBA, LLC for many years. He was a licensed member of the State Bar of California from 1981 through 2019. He has been a member of the State Bar of Georgia, since 1980, with the current status as an emeritus attorney.

Burton is a generous sponsor of the Burton Fletcher Foundation, providing his experienced leadership, time, and financial resources. He is the primary patron of the Burton Fletcher Foundation for Animals, Inc.

He loves animals, and he is dedicated to the mission of the Burton Fletcher Foundation to promote and support animal rescue organizations across South Georgia and North Florida. Burton’s background and biography can be found on a companion website, In addition to his biography, Burton’s blog on that website contains considerable details about his life.

One of Burton’s quotes summarizes his feelings regarding animal rescue and the folks who dedicate themselves to animals in need.: “I have found the people in Animal Rescue to be the most caring, dedicated, and self-sacrificing individuals I have ever known. I am proud to associate myself with them and walk in their shadows.” Burton Fletcher, J.D.

Berry Global

Berry Global, headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important.’ With $13 billion in revenue for fiscal year 2019 on a combined pro forma basis from operations, Berry is a leading global supplier of a broad range of innovative nonwoven, flexible, and rigid products used every day within consumer and industrial end markets. Berry operates over 290 manufacturing facilities worldwide, on six continents, and employs over 48,000 individuals.

At Berry, we pursue excellence in all that we do and are always advancing to improve the way we work along with the products and services we provide. Our culture fosters trust and partnerships through appreciation, acknowledgement, and inclusion. At Berry, we are continuously improving to support our mission and exemplify our values of partnerships, excellence, growth, and safety.

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