Established in 1984
MEET THE TEAM
The firm of Dove, Thompson & Co., P.C. (a Texas Professional Corporation) was established by Joe P. Dove, Jr. and Darrell P. Thompson in 1990. Patricia A. Bryant was admitted as a shareholder in January 2001. Both Darrell and Patricia have been associated with the Firm and predecessors since 1984.
Darrell P. Thompson, CPA
Darrell is president of Dove, Thompson & Co., P.C. and has managed and conducted various engagements for a wide range of businesses including manufacturing, restaurants, construction, oil & gas, and real estate companies. Darrell has been associated with the Firm since September 1984; he received a B.A. from Texas A&I University and did post-graduate work at Corpus Christi State University; he received his CPA certification in 1987 and was admitted as a shareholder in 1990. He specializes in non-profit and corporate auditing and tax and serves as Firm engagement manager on audits for both profit and non-profit organizations. He has extensive experience in accounting for contractors and long-term construction contracts. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and other local civic organizations.
Patricia A. Bryant, CPA
Shareholder and Tax Manager
Patricia has been associated with Dove, Thompson & Co., P.C. since July 1984 and admitted as a shareholder of the Firm in 2001. She received her B.B.A. from Texas A & I University in December 1979. In January 1980, she began her career in the accounting profession as a staff member of a local CPA firm while continuing her education in post-graduate studies. She received her CPA certification in March of 1987. Patricia’s primary expertise is in the area of tax and tax-related matters as they relate to various entities including individuals, farm and ranching, corporate, partnerships, trusts and estates, and oil and gas taxation and accounting, trust accounting and estate planning. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants, along with local civic organizations.
Joe P. Dove, Jr., CPA (retired)
Joe opened his firm in 1976 which is the predecessor to Dove, Thompson & Co.,P.C. During his career, he was also in private industry as an accountant in the oil refinery and meat processing industries. He has extensive knowledge of trust and estate accounting and taxation. He has been awarded the Certificate of Educational Achievement in Personal Financial Planning by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and SCORE Counselor of the Year for 2012. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the AICPA’s Personal Financial Planning Section, the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. Joe retired from public accounting in 2011 and is currently active as a SCORE Counselor, SCORE board President, and various other civic and investment clubs.