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Houston, TX (November 16, 2016) – Whitley Penn is proud to announce that Houston Partner, Brian Starr, has been named to the Sam Houston State University (SHSU) Athletics Capital Campaign Committee.
Starr, a proud SHSU alumnus, is a Certified Public Accountant with more than 13 years of audit experience with public and private companies. He is a trusted business advisor and consultant for clients in the manufacturing and distribution, oilfield services, software development and sales, and the real estate and construction industries. He also works with broker/dealers and private equity investment companies.
Starr has an In-depth knowledge and familiarity with SEC reporting related to both accelerated and non-accelerated filers and he is responsible for all aspects of the assurance process including planning, internal control evaluation, risk assessment, fieldwork, and report issuance and engagement closure.
“I am proud to support my alma mater by serving on the Athletics Capital Campaign Committee. I will do my best to represent the Bearkats and to help raise the funds necessary to update and improve the athletics’ facilities so that they equal our excellence on the field and in the classroom,” stated Brian Starr.
Starr is a member of the Sam Houston State University College of Business Advisory Board, Houston Energy Finance Group, Construction Financial Management Association, Intercontinental Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Tellepsen Family Downtown YMCA Board of Directors, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA).
Whitley Penn continues to be one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting firms. With a strong base in Texas and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally. Whitley Penn has been consistently recognized as “One the Top 100 Firms in the U.S.” and “Best of the Best” by INSIDE Public Accounting. For more information on Whitley Penn, please visit whitleypenn.com.