Larry Autrey Named CPA of the Year by TXCPA Fort Worth

Fort Worth, TX (July 29, 2022) Whitley Penn Managing Partner, Larry Autrey, has been named “CPA of the Year” by the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA) Fort Worth. 

TXCPA Fort Worth recently announced the recipients of their 2022–2023 chapter awards during their Summer Members’ Meeting. Members were recognized for their continued and dedicated service to the organization and professions.

“I am honored to be named ‘CPA of the Year’ and to be recognized among many exceptional professionals by TXCPA Fort Worth,” said Autrey. “I have been a member of this chapter for many years and continue to build lasting relationships and business opportunities through the network of influence within the society.”

Larry Autrey, CPA, ABV, has more than 30 years of tax, advisory, and business valuation experience focused on public and private clients. His areas of practice include mergers and acquisitions, manufacturing and distribution, profit enhancement, professional services, business valuations and estate planning. Larry earned his B.B.A in Accounting and Finance from Texas Tech University and his MBA with a Data Analytics concentration from Abilene Christian University.

Larry is the Former Chairman for the Major Firms Group, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and a member of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA).


The Texas Society of CPAs (TXCPA) is a professional society representing Texas CPAs and finance professionals in public practice, business and industry, government and education fields, and future CPAs. Founded in 1915, the society empowers members to lead and succeed by promoting professional excellence, advocating on behalf of CPAs, and supporting a sense of community and connection among its members. With 20 local chapters and 28,000 members, TXCPA has one of the largest memberships of any CPA society in the U.S.

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