Brian Menendez, CPA, CFE


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

In Brian’s public accounting career experience, he has served clients in a variety of industries including wholesale distribution, manufacturing, not-for-profit organizations, hospitality, apartment/condos, and oil and gas service companies. His primary responsibilities have been in the Audit and Accounting Department of Wegmann Dazet.

Brian’s experience has been concentrated in the following areas:

  • Extensive audit and assurance experience
  • Internal controls analysis and development
  • Tax planning for privately held businesses
  • Fraud investigations
  • Reconstruction of financial records
  • Assisting clients with business plans, operating budgets and financial projections
  • Consulting and financial analysis
  • Litigation Support