Brian Menendez, CPA, CFE

Senior Manager, Audit and Accounting Department

Education, Certifications & Affiliations

  • Southeastern Louisiana University, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, 2005
  • Southeastern Louisiana University, Bachelor of Arts in Marketing, 2005
  • Certified Public Accountant, Licensed in Louisiana
  • Certified Fraud Examiner, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Continuing Professional Education of 40 to 60 hours per year
  • Member-American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member-Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants

Significant Career Experience

Mr. Menendez’s career experience includes practice in public accounting serving clients in a variety of industries. Primary responsibilities have been in the Audit and Accounting Department of Wegmann Dazet and Company where he serves in the position of Senior Manager. His years of audit and accounting experience have been concentrated in the following areas:

  • Extensive audit and assurance experience in a wide range of industries including wholesale distribution, manufacturing, not-for-profit organizations, oil and gas service companies
  • Internal controls analysis and development
  • Tax planning for privately held businesses
  • Reconstruction of financial records
  • Assisting clients with business plans, operating budgets and financial projections
  • Consulting and analysis for wide-ranging types of business decisions