Dallas, TX (August 23, 2018) – Whitley Penn is pleased to announce Austin Audit Partner, Brett Murphy, and Dallas Audit Senior Manager, Kyle Willey, have been selected to their corresponding chapters’ Risk Management Association Board of Directors. Murphy will serve on the Central Texas Chapter Board and Willey will serve on the North Texas Chapter Board.
“We are proud of Brett and Kyle as they continue to be outstanding leaders in the community and our firm,” stated Felix Lozano, Partner in Charge of Audit, “They are great representatives of Whitley Penn and I know their skill sets will be true assets to the Risk Management Association.”
Both Murphy and Willey have more than 10 years of public accounting experience heavily concentrated in financial institutions, including commercial banks, retail banks, bank holding companies, and savings and loan associations. In addition, they have worked with both publicly-traded and privately-held companies, in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, retail, infrastructure companies and employee benefit plans.
Brett Murphy, CPA graduated from Texas Tech University with a B.B.A. in Accounting. He is a member of Texas Bankers Association, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Independent Bankers Association of Texas – Leadership Division. Brett is also a certified coach within the Special Olympics of Texas.
Kyle Willey, CPA, CFE graduated from Texas Tech University with a B.B.A. in Accounting. He is a member of Texas Bankers Association, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Independent Bankers Association of Texas – Leadership Division. Kyle volunteers with the Special Olympics of Texas.
About the Risk Management Association
Founded in 1914, The Risk Management Association (RMA) is a not-for-profit, member-driven professional association, whose sole purpose is to advance the use of sound risk principles in the financial services industry. RMA promotes an enterprise approach to risk management that focuses on credit risk, market risk, and operational risk.
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 of 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.