Colby, Kansas - The certified public accounting firm of Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball is proud to announce the promotion of Michelle Ryan to Senior Manager.

Ryan joined the firm in 2008, received her CPA designation in March 2010 and was recently promoted to Senior Manager. Ryan is also responsible for managing the operations of the firm's Colby and Atwood offices. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration in 2007 and her Master of Accountancy in 2008, both from Kansas State University.  Ryan is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), Kansas Society of CPAs (KSCPA), Colby Rotary, and a board member for the Colby/Thomas County Chamber of Commerce. In her free time, she enjoys reading, being outdoors, playing sports and spending time with family and friends. Ryan currently resides in Colby, Kansas with her husband, Josh.

Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chartered provides a wide range of traditional and non-traditional CPA and consulting services to clients throughout Kansas, including agriculture organizations, construction companies, feed yards, financial institutions, governmental and not-for-profit organizations, manufacturers, medical practices, oil and gas companies, professional service firms, real estate companies and small businesses. Founded in 1945, today the firm maintains 13 office locations throughout the state. For more information about Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, please visit