Condley and Company Announces New CPA Designations

The regional CPA and advisory firm of Condley and Company, L.L.P. is pleased to announce that Kimberly Nowell, Brandon Reed, and Chase Sims have received their licenses as Certified Public Accountants.

“Passing the CPA Exam and becoming licensed is a tremendous achievement in our profession,” said Ray Ferguson, CPA, Managing Partner of Condley and Company. “We congratulate Kimberly, Brandon, and Chase on their hard work both at the office and in studying for their exams.”

Nowell began her career as a staff member in the tax department at Condley and Company, mostly working in tax compliance. She holds a Master of Accountancy and Bachelor of Business Administration from Angelo State University. Nowell is originally from Goldthwaite, Texas, and spends much of her spare time outdoors.

Reed joined Condley and Company after completing his bachelor’s degree at Abilene Christian University in 2013. He completed his Master of Accountancy from ACU in 2014. Reed is a staff member in the tax department and works with individuals, corporations and partnerships. He and his wife live in Abilene.

After beginning with the firm in 2013, Chase Sims has been working as audit staff since late 2015, where he primarily focuses on Employee Benefit Plans, nonprofits, and banks. Chase graduated with a Master of Accountancy from Abilene Christian University in 2015 after obtaining his Bachelor of Business Administration from Hardin-Simmons University in 2013. He grew up in Sweetwater, Texas, and enjoys spending time with his wife and their two dogs.

Founded in 1939, Condley and Company, L.L.P. provides reliable accounting and consulting services to clients throughout Texas, as well as the United States. The firm maintains a heavy concentration serving banking entities, not-for-profit organizations, healthcare providers, construction companies and closely held businesses. Condley and Company, L.L.P. is an independently owned member of the RSM McGladrey Network. The firm has a staff of more than 40 employees, which includes 10 partners. For more information about Condley and Company, L.L.P., visit