Stephen McKinnell
Audit Partner

Stephen McKinnell works with global public and private companies primarily in the real estate, constructionprivate equity, manufacturing and technology industries.  He has extensive experience advising clients on generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and SEC issues as well as leading engagement teams on audits of financial statements and internal controls.

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA)
  • Dallas Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Commercial Real Estate Development Association

Board and Community Service

  • Semones Family YMCA – Board Member
  • Scottish Rite, Volunteer (2013 – 2017)


  • B.B.A. in Accounting, University of Alabama
  • M.B.A. in Accounting, University of Alabama

Professional Experience

  • Whitley Penn, Dallas Office (2017 – Present)
  • PMB Helin Donovan, Dallas Office (2011 – 2017)