“Anything worth doing is worth overdoing”
Brad began his career with the “Big 4” accounting firms. Fist working for KPMG in Billings then for Coopers and Lybrand in Spokane. Brad has been in Sandpoint since 1991. Brad grew up in Libby, Montana and has spent his life in the northwest.
Brad specializes in providing planning, tax and accounting services to business and their owners. In addition to being a CPA, he also holds the Personal Financial Planning Specialist designation.
He is active in the profession and the community. Brad is a peer reviewer (providing other CPA firms with assistance regarding quality control in their accounting practices). Brad is past chairman of the Peer Review committee of the Idaho Society of CPAs and is currently a member of the Idaho board of Accountancy’s peer Review oversight committee. Brad is a past president of the Sandpoint Soccer Association and is the treasurer of the Panhandle Alliance for Education.
Paula Hall moved to Sandpoint Idaho in May 1993 after working as a CPA and managing partner in a local firm in Paradise, California. Paula and Brad Williams merged their Sandpoint practices in 1995 to create Williams & Parsons, PC, CPAs.
Paula specializes in taxation and business consulting and has extensive knowledge in real estate, estate and fiduciary, and multi-state issues. She is active in the arts community, serving on the Festival at Sandpoint Board of Directors for 18 years, and is currently Immediate Past President of the Rotary Club of Sandpoint. She is married to Dann Hall, has three grown daughters and three grandchildren. She enjoys hiking, skiing, and travel.
Brett has lived in Sandpoint, ID for over 20 years. From 1992 to 1999, Brett owned and managed Brett Sweezy, CPA, PA, a Sandpoint based Public Accounting firm that provided accounting and tax services to over 300 clients. Following the sale of this business, Brett transitioned his career to corporate finance.
From 1999 to December, 2012, Brett has been the President of a resort group and the CFO of two start-up Companies that included these highlights:
Brett has a wide range of experience and expertise – from issues important for individuals to complex corporate transactions. Brett joined Williams & Parsons in January 2013 (Brett briefly worked with Williams & Parsons in 2010) and will focus on tax planning, preparation and research for individuals and businesses and business consulting.