Adams Brown Announces New Audit & Assurance Service Line Leader

The certified public accounting firm of Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chartered is pleased to announce that Meagan Wellbrock, CPA, is the firm’s new Audit and Assurance Service Line leader.

“Meagan’s vision and strong commitment to serving our clients make her an ideal candidate for the Audit and Assurance Service Line leader position,” said Brian Staats, CPA, managing partner of Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball. “I am confident in her abilities and look forward to our future successes as a result of her influence.”

Wellbrock joined the firm in 2006 as an intern at the firm’s Hays office.  She currently serves as a senior manager, with experience in governmental, nonprofit, commercial and employee benefit plan audits. Wellbrock completed the firm’s Tomorrow’s Leaders program and LEAD Academy. She is currently participating in the firm’s Partner in Training program. Wellbrock obtained a Green Belt certification with Lean Six Sigma.

Wellbrock holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting, with a minor in Finance, from Fort Hays State University. She is a current board member of CASA of the High Plains and previously served on the boards of the United Way of Ellis County and the American Red Cross. In addition, Wellbrock is a member of the Kansas Society of CPAs (KSCPA), where she serves on the Audit and Assurance Task Force. She previously served on the KSCPA’s Governmental and Not-for-Profit Conference steering committee in June 2014. Wellbrock also serves internally on the firm’s Audit and Assurance Advisory Board and as the Chair of the firm’s Best Practices committee.

Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chartered provides a wide range of traditional and non-traditional CPA and consulting services to clients throughout Kansas, including agriculture organizations, construction companies, feed yards, financial institutions, governmental and not-for-profit organizations, manufacturers, medical practices, oil and gas companies, professional service firms, real estate companies and small businesses. Founded in 1945, today the firm maintains 13 office locations throughout the state of Kansas. For more information about Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, please visit