Joe Wondra

Principal, Tax Director
Overland Park, KS

How I help . . .

Being in the business of taxes for over 20 years, I know it may not be the highlight of the year. I love being able to take the stress of tax season from my clients so they can focus on other aspects of their businesses.

Keeping my clients informed is a key part of what I do, and I work hard to return calls and emails even when things are busy. Helping to keep taxes low and client satisfaction high is a consistent practice of how I help. I also love that I can save my clients time so they can spend time on the things that matter to them.

“I’m a tax expert who has been in the business for more than 20 years and help my clients approach their taxes in the best way.”

Q&A with Joe

What does above + beyond mean to you?
above+beyond means keeping clients informed. It means returning phone calls and emails in a timely matter even when you are busy. You must also be willing to listen to clients and assist them with their issues.
What does being a strategic ally mean to you?
It means someone who is there by your side and willing to provide you with guidance and support you along the way.
What is/was your biggest life challenge?
Work/life balance, especially during busy season!
What do you enjoy most about your work at Adams Brown?
I really enjoy my coworkers here at Adams Brown. It is a really good group of people!
What is your passion outside of work?
I enjoy farming and raising cattle. I also enjoy watching KC Chiefs football and watching KSU Wildcats football.

Life Outside the Office

Hobbies & Interests

  • I’m always looking for used farm equipment online.
  • Watching my son play football and my daughter play volleyball. They grow up too fast!

Little Known Facts

  • I was valedictorian and president of my high school class.
  • I passed the CPA exam on my first try.
  • I was almost 25 when I first flew on an airplane.
  • I’m one of five children, and all five of us went to Kansas State.

My Professional History



  • Kansas State University
    • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
    • Master of Accountancy, Emphasis in Taxation

Work Highlights

  • Year joined Adams Brown: 2018
  • Year entered accounting: 2000


  • CPA