Brian Starr
Audit Partner

Brian Starr is a dynamic leader within the firm ready to help clients find solutions. He has more than 15 years of experience serving both public and private companies. He is a trusted business advisor and consultant for clients in the manufacturing and distribution, oil & gas oilfield service, energy upstream, energy midstream, software development and sales and the real estate and construction industries. He also works closely with private equity investment companies to provide advice on their financial operations. Brian has in-depth knowledge and familiarity with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting related to both accelerated and non-accelerated filers. He is responsible for all aspects of the assurance process including planning, internal control evaluation, risk assessment, fieldwork, and report issuance and engagement closure.

Brian also maintains experience offering services related to Systems and Organization Control (SOC) 1/2/3 reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) consulting while working alongside the firm’s Risk Advisory team.

Brian is passionate about serving the community and serves as a Director for the Tellepsen Family Downtown YMCA.

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional Organizations

  • Intercontinental Chamber of Commerce – Board of Directors
  • Construction Financial Management Association – Member
  • Houston Energy Finance Group – Member
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Member
  • Texas Society and Houston Chapter of Certified Public Accountants – Member

Board and Community Service

  • Sam Houston State University College of Business – Advisory Board
  • Sam Houston State University Alumni Association – Vice President, 2022
  • Sam Houston State University Alumni Association – President-Elect, 2023
  • Tellepsen Family Downtown YMCA – Board of Directors


  • B.B.A. in Accounting, Sam Houston State University