Fort Worth, TX (September 2, 2020) – Whitley Penn Tax Partner, Justin Wetzler has been named to the Aledo Education Foundation 2020-2021 Board of Directors.
The Aledo ISD Education Foundation was established by business, civic and community leaders to support the mission of the Aledo Independent School District by supporting innovative educational projects and activities that are beyond traditional funding and/or for which tax dollars cannot be expanded. Foundation funds will be used for educational enrichment programs such as innovative grants and programs to enhance student achievement, to recognize exemplary staff involvement and to foster community support and involvement.
“Justin will be a great asset for the Foundation and we are proud of his dedication to serving his community,” states Toby Cotton, Partner in Charge of Whitley Penn’s Tax Practice.
Wetzler has extensive public accounting experience with a focus on taxation of subchapter S Corporations, partnerships, multi-state taxation, nonprofit organizations, oil and gas taxation, and planning and consulting for high net worth individuals as well as small businesses.
Wetzler earned his B.B.A. in Accountancy from St. Louis University.
About Aledo Education Foundation
The Aledo ISD Education Foundation partners with the community to provide private resources to enrich teaching, inspire learning, and maximize innovative opportunities for all students in the Aledo Independent School District. Aledo Education Foundation exists to enrich teaching by providing more than $287,000 to teachers in 2019-2020 and over $2,100,000 since its inception in 2013, inspire learning by funding more than 550 Innovative Teaching Grants and Championship Campus Grants, and maximize innovative opportunities for the more than 6,500 students in Aledo ISD, ranked one of the best school districts in Texas.
About Whitley Penn, LLP
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 www.whitleypenn.com.