Johnson, Miller & Co. to Join Whitley Penn

Fort Worth, TX (September 24, 2020) – Whitley Penn is excited to announce that effective November 2020, Johnson, Miller & Co. will join the firm.  The addition will increase the firm size to approximately 600 employees in eight offices throughout Texas and New Mexico.

“We are very excited about the Johnson, Miller & Co. team joining the firm.  We have explored opportunities to expand into west Texas for many years and Johnson, Miller & Co. is the perfect fit.  Our firm culture and client bases are very similar with strength in the energy, construction, banking, and public sector industries.  By joining together, we can offer expanded services for our current clients and prospects,” stated Larry G. Autrey, Managing Partner for Whitley Penn.

“As we plan for the future of our employees and our clients, we know that Whitley Penn is the right place to excel forward.  We are excited to join the firm and offer additional niche services and expanded industry experience for our client base locally, nationally and internationally,” stated Steven Jeffcoat, Managing Partner for Johnson, Miller & Co.  

Allan D. Koltin, CEO of Koltin Consulting Group, who advised both firms on the merger commented, “When it comes to the Top 50 CPA firms in the country, Whitley Penn is one of the most respected and highest performing firms in the country. They are blessed to have great leadership, talent, and are viewed by their clients as their most trusted and valuable business and personal advisor.  Johnson Miller has the same reputation and pedigree.  As one of the top CPA firms nationally, they are the perfect fit to join Whitley Penn.”

The Johnson, Miller & Co. team will continue to service clients from the Midland and Odessa, Texas offices, and Hobbs, New Mexico, location as Whitley Penn after the effective date.

About Whitley Penn

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 

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