Led by CEO Tom Watson, BKD CPAs & Advisors is headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, where the firm’s founders—William Baird, Wade Kurtz, and Claire Dobson—established the third office in 1948. Today, the firm is one of the largest CPA and advisory firms in the United States, with approximately $594 million in revenues. Approximately 2,650 CPAs, advisors, and dedicated staff work together to deliver on the firm's promise of Unmatched Client Service®. BKD serves individuals as well as private, closely held and publicly traded companies in healthcare, manufacturing and distribution, financial services, construction, real estate, not-for-profits, and public sector.
BKD believes in giving back to the communities it calls home and encourages employees to do the same. Learn more about our charitable work and volunteer efforts in the firm's most recent Community Impact Report.