Will is currently an IT Consultant in Houston, Texas with Sogeti USA, LLC. He is on-assignment with Schlumberger in their Master Data team. Although still new to the company Will has continued to grow his leadership by taking on the position of Class President of the college hires from June and serves on the training committee as a member of the Consulting Advisory Board. He is an active member of the company’s Toastmasters International group and pursuing the Competent Communicator and Competent Leader certifications. In any free time, he is usually working on a website or attending events for the university as an alumni.
As the Audit Partner of MiddletonRaines+Zapata, LLP, James is a hands-on professional with over a decade of progressive audit and accounting experience across a variety of industries including healthcare, oil and gas, construction, manufacturing, and retirement benefit plans. Before joining MiddletonRaines+Zapata, James worked at Gainer, Donnelly & Desroches, LLP, and later joined MaloneBailey, LLP to help manage the private company practice team. In addition to his audit and assurance knowledge, James has experience in implementing quality control efforts to standardize office procedures. His strengths include quality control, leadership, attention to detail, consistency, and thoroughness. James earned his Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting from the University of Houston. He is a Certified Public Accountant in Texas and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. When not working, James enjoys time with his family, hunting and watching his favorite team compete.