Weaver Promotes Seven Professionals to Partner

Weaver, the 36th largest public accounting and advisory firm in the United States, is pleased to announce seven new partners, across five offices, as of June 1, 2021.

“Each of these professionals has demonstrated outstanding dedication and leadership to our clients and employees,” said Weaver CEO and Managing Partner, John Mackel, CPA. “They represent our different service lines and industry groups, and I am proud to welcome them into Weaver’s partnership. Their commitment to our firm is highly valued, and I know each one will be integral to Weaver’s continued success.” 

In alphabetical order, these are the new partners with practice group and location:

  • Sonia Desai, CPA, ABV, ASA, CBV, Partner, Forensics and Litigation Services, Austin
  • Dallas Dugger, CPA, Partner, Assurance Services, Dallas
  • Kerri Franz, CPA, Partner, Assurance Services, Houston
  • Teresa Garza, CPA, Partner, Tax Services, Dallas
  • Aaron Grisz, CPA, Partner, Tax Services, Fort Worth
  • Jordan Phelps, CPA, Partner and Chief Financial Officer, Fort Worth
  • Brandon Tanous, CIA, CFE, CGAP, CRMA, Partner, Risk Advisory Services, Houston

Read the full press release here

John Mackel

John Mackel

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner


John Mackel, CPA, has over 25 years of experience in public accounting and currently serves as Weaver’s managing partner and…

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