Stephanie Williams, CPA, Joins Adams Brown as Senior Manager


With a new name, new brand, and a recent move to a newly renovated office in downtown Wichita, Adams Brown, Strategic Allies and CPAs, is excited to expand its talent pool with the addition of Stephanie Williams, CPA.

Williams, who adds 30+ years of experience with national and local firms, joins as a senior manager in the firm’s tax department where she’ll manage clients and employees.  She has strong connections to the banking and investment sectors and has significant experience serving industries including aviation, medical and legal professional services, retail, oil and gas, insurance, and trucking.

“Stephanie joins the Adams Brown team in the midst of many exciting changes.  We’re proud to expand our talent pool with experienced personnel from the Wichita community,” said Brian Staats, CPA, CGMA, managing partner.  “The firm focuses on building the right team to service each client’s individual needs.  Stephanie’s years of experience, technical expertise, and industry experience will fit well with many of our clients.  Welcome aboard!”

Williams began her career in accounting after graduating magna cum laude from Emporia State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business in 1989.  She started her professional career at KPMG and then spent twenty-seven years practicing in another local Wichita CPA firm’s tax department.  In addition to traditional tax services, Stephanie has represented clients going through IRS audits, testified in court on behalf of clients, and has helped many businesses make and execute plans to reach their goals.  Williams is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Kansas Society of CPAs, and is a former board member of Interfaith Ministries and the Wichita Family Crisis Center.  She resides in Wichita and enjoys spending time with her dogs, traveling, reading, and singing.