Staff

Jerry Brawley

Jerry Brawley

CPA

Jerry earned his degree with double majors in Accounting and Finance from Indiana University, Bloomington.

Upon graduation, Jerry began his career as the controller of a construction company. He automated their accounting and payroll process allowing the firm to increase efficiencies and profits since they could operate with real time information.

Jerry next worked for a regional accounting firm. During his eight year tenure he worked with a variety of business professionals and individuals. The experience gained from working hand in hand with business owners and managers provided Jerry with the insight and understanding as to the unique challenges they face.

In June of 2005, Jerry formed Brawley & Associates, PC. Brawley & Associates guiding principle is to personalize the service provided to clients. All clients are important and deserve the best service.

Jerry has been recognized as a Quick Books Pro Advisor since 1998. He is a member of the National Society of Accountants and is involved with the Greater Greenwood Chamber of Commerce, the Greenwood Chapter of Sertoma, and the Indiana CPA Society. Jerry also holds the designation as a Chartered Global Management Accountant.

Chris Verstijnen

Chris Verstijnen

Chris earned his degree in Business Administration from Indiana University/Purdue University in Indianapolis. He earned his CPA designation in 2007. As of 2015 Chris has 17 years of experience in the field of accounting.

Chris worked in the accounting departments for two major health and service providers. While at these companies, Chris was instrumental in the implementation of new accounting operations for each firm. He has also worked as an auditor; specializing in Medicare and Medicaid audits. Chris joined Brawley & Associates, PC in January of 2007.

He is very knowledgeable in all aspects of small business accounting, taxes, guidance and personal taxes. Chris has considerable experience in the use of Quick Books and other accounting software platforms.

Jackie Meurer

Jackie Meurer

Jackie has 30 plus years of experience working for the Internal Revenue Service. While at the Internal Revenue Service she earned the distinction of being an Enrolled Agent. Being an Enrolled Agent allows her to represent individuals and companies in front of the IRS.

For five of her years at the Internal Revenue Service, Jackie was employed in the Financial Crimes Department of Justice (FinCEN). This department is involved with Title 31, covering Bank Secrecy, Money Laundering and the US Patriot Act. Jackie is capable of conducting independent audits in regards to Title 31. She also provides independent reviews to assist companies in monitoring and maintaining their Money Service Business (MSB). Plus, Jackie performs Tax Preparations and Audits for businesses.