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Bob Herbst, CPA, CGMA

Managing Shareholder – Tax
210.477.2703
rmherbst@fhkcpa.com
Bob Herbst, CPA, CGMA

Bob is a graduate of Texas A&M University and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. Prior to joining the Firm in 1990, Bob worked for the international public accounting firm of Ernst & Young for 10 years and held various positions in their tax and assurance department.

Bob directs the Firm’s tax practice which includes federal and state tax compliance and planning for individuals, partnerships (including family limited partnerships), corporations (including limited liability companies) trusts, estates, private foundations (operating and non-operating) and tax exempt organizations. In addition, Bob works with the Firm’s assurance division to coordinate all tax matters for clients that are under audit, review and/or compilation.




Alan Rich, CPA, CGMA

Shareholder – Assurance
210.477.2705
arich@fhkcpa.com
Alan Rich, CPA, CGMA

Alan is a graduate of Abilene Christian University and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Prior to joining the Firm in 1998, Alan worked almost 9 years with the international public accounting firm of KPMG Peat Marwick, working almost exclusively in the Financial Institution Sector, construction, not-for-profit and wholesale and retail industries. He also served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for CaminoReal Bank in San Antonio, Texas for almost 4 years. With FHK, his focus is financial and operational audits of financial institutions as well as the construction industry, not-for-profits and wholesale and retail operations. He also serves as a trustee of Abilene Christian University and Boerne ISD. 




Cari Takao, CPA, CGMA

Shareholder – Assurance
210.477.2712
ctakao@fhkcpa.com
Cari Takao, CPA, CGMA

Cari is a graduate of Texas State University and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Prior to joining the Firm in 1998, Cari worked for First State Bank of Austin as an Internal Staff Auditor. For over 15 years, her primary area of practice has been focused on the financial and operational audits of financial institutions, service contractors, construction contractors and not-for-profits. Additionally, she has over five years of experience with HUD compliance reporting. She also leads the Firm’s employee benefit plan practice.




Barbara Herbst, CPA, CGMA

Shareholder – Tax
210.477.2714
bherbst@fhkcpa.com
Barbara Herbst, CPA, CGMA

Barbara is a graduate of Texas Lutheran University and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Prior to joining the Firm in 1999, she worked almost three years in the corporate accounting department of a real estate development company and was most recently with La Quinta Inns. Her primary area of practice is focused on federal and state tax compliance and planning for corporations, partnerships, trusts, limited liability companies and individuals.




Brandi Howard, CPA, CIA, CGMA

Assurance Partner
210.477.2710
brandih@fhkcpa.com
Brandi Howard, CPA, CIA, CGMA

Brandi is a graduate of St. Mary’s University and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. She is also a Certified Internal Auditor and a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.

Brandi joined the Firm in 2001 and has been primarily responsible for performing large and complex financial and operational audits across many industries. She has been leading the audits of financial institutions with assets ranging from $20 million to $1 billion. Some complex issues of these financial institutions include: defined benefit plan accounting, stock-based compensation and purchase accounting. She also conducts retirement plan audits for plans with eligible participants ranging from 100 to 1,400. She currently serves as President of the San Antonio Area Banker’s Compliance Association and is an active member on other community boards. 



Kevin Martin, CPA, CGMA

Tax Manager
210.477.2716
kmartin@fhkcpa.com
Kevin Martin, CPA, CGMA

Kevin is a graduate of The University of Texas at San Antonio and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. Kevin is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Prior to joining the Firm in 2001, Kevin worked for Curtis Calhoun and Co., LLP in Austin, Texas. Before that he worked for four years in the corporate office of a soft luggage manufacturer as General Manager. Kevin’s primary area of practice is federal and state tax compliance and tax planning for all types of clients with a specialization in multi-state taxation of corporations and individuals.



Michael Capps, CPA, CGMA

Assurance Manager
210.477.2711
mcapps@fhkcpa.com
Michael Capps, CPA, CGMA

Mike is a graduate of University of Texas San Antonio and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Prior to joining the firm, he worked for six years as an auditor in a large local public accounting firm, specializing in audits of financial institutions, healthcare companies and 401k plans. He also worked in a large local credit union for six years as a financial analyst and chief risk manager. Mike is primarily responsible for performing large and complex financial and operational audits across many industries. He enjoys serving in local community service events.

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