Kenneth Guidry, CPA, Ryan Istre, CPA, Chris Hatten, CPA and Michael Veuleman, CPA have been appointed to key leadership positions in prominent organizations


Houston  - Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C. (PKF Texas) is pleased to announce several of our Directors have recently been appointed to key leadership roles within the business community.


  • Kenneth Guidry, CPA, President, was appointed Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee of the Greater Houston Partnership, an organization where business leaders can have influence on Houston's growth and future. The committee is responsible for the oversight of the financial reporting process, the audit process and enterprise risk management.
  • Ryan Istre, CPA, will serve on the leadership team of the Greater Houston Partnership's Business Development Program, where he will co-facilitate meetings and assist in the planning of speakers and topics for the monthly agenda.
  • Chris Hatten, CPA, who recently served on the Young Professional's Board for the Turnaround Management Association (TMA), was appointed as Treasurer of the Houston chapter. TMA seeks to strengthen the global economy through turnaround management, corporate restructuring and distressed investing.
  • Michael Veuleman, CPA, is now a board and executive committee member, as well as the treasurer for the East End Chamber of Commerce, where he is dedicated to serving the education needs in the East Houston area.


"We are thrilled to have so many members of our team in positions of influence in these local organizations," said Guidry, "PKF Texas is proud to have an impact on our thriving and vibrant business community."

About Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C. (PKF Texas)

PKF Texas is the premiere middle-market CPA firm in Houston, with a 30 year history focused on assisting entrepreneurial minded businesses. We provide audit, accounting, domestic and international tax, entrepreneurial advisory services, outsource and co-source accountancy services, profit enhancement, employee benefit plan audits, joint venture audit services, middle management coaching, fraud and forensic services, internal audit and internal controls to emerging and middle market companies across many industries. Through Allinial Global and the Leading Edge Alliance, we have access to worldwide resources. To learn more about PKF Texas, visit