Graham Brooks, CPA
CO-CREATE | CO-DEVELOP | DELIVER
A Houston-based firm of CPAs and professional advisors co-developing solutions with our clients at every stage of the business life cycle.
Graham has a broad base of experience with middle market enterprises and their owners within a variety of industries. The majority of his experience is within oil and gas and related oilfield or energy services, international enterprises looking to enter the United States market and manufacturing and distribution services.
He also has extensive experience serving clients with multi-tier partnership structures in a family business and the high net-worth individuals associated with those family offices.
- Energy and Oilfield Services
- Family-Owned Businesses
- High Net-Worth Individuals
- Manufacturing and Distribution
- Professional Services
CPA, Certified Public Accountant
Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C., Houston, TX, 2013 - Present
Tax Manager, 2018 - Present
Tax Senior Associate, 2015 - 2018
Baylor University, Waco, TX
Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting, 2012
Master of Taxation, 2013
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSPCA)
- “How the TCJA Has Made the ‘Kiddie Tax’ More Dangerous” – The CPA Desk, July 2018
Why did you choose to be a CPA and/or advisor?
I was introduced to accounting very early in life. My mother is a CPA, I took an accounting class in high school and worked for an accounting firm in high school as well. From my first experience, I enjoyed the strategy and details of tax accounting and knew a career in tax would offer opportunity and stability.
What do you like best about helping clients?
I enjoy helping our clients reach their goals, whatever they may be.
What energizes you about working at PKF Texas?
I enjoy the different opportunities that PKF Texas offers as a middle-market firm. The different industries and clients we serve are intriguing to me, and I enjoy working with our team to achieve our individual career goals, as well as the firm's goals.
Where are you from?
What do you do in your spare time?
I enjoy exercising, following the stock market, watching sports and trying new restaurants.
What's your favorite season?
Football Season. I mean, Fall.
What's your favorite sport to follow?
NFL, Baylor football and basketball, Houston Rockets, Houston Astros
Do you own any pets?
Yes, a dog named Lucy.
What kind of music do you like?
I listen to a little bit of everything, but I particularly enjoy alternative rock.
What is your favorite book/author? Or What are you reading right now? What's your favorite vacation destination?
Anywhere with a beach.
Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Inception, Shutter Island, The Dark Knight, Signs