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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, Alexander & Lievens, PC has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Alexander & Lievens, PC's expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

Alexander & Lievens, PC is one of the leading firms in and throughout Austin. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Related to our commitment to excellence and personal service, we are affiated with certain professional organizations, including:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Texas State Board of Public Accountancy
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center
  • Austin ERISA Study Group

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Alexander & Lievens, PC is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of Austin's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around Austin. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Alexander & Lievens, PC receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Barry Alexander, CPA

Partner

Barry Alexander is a Certified Public Accountant with almost 40 years of public accounting experience. He graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. In 1976, Barry joined Ernst & Ernst (now Ernst & Young) in San Antonio. He began his own public practice in 1980. After ten years, he relocated to Austin with his family. A year later he associated with Ron Lievens.

Barry and his wife Karen, live in an empty nest in Austin. They have three sons and six grandchildren.

Email: barry@alexanderlievens.com
Phone: (512) 328-0606

Ron Lievens, CPA

Partner

Ron Lievens graduated from St. Edward's University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting, and attended graduate school at the University of Texas where he received his Masters of Professional Accounting degree. In 1981, Ron joined the Austin tax department of Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst & Young). After a brief stint in E&Y's Houston office, he left Ernst & Young in 1989 to return to Austin. It wasn't long before Ron partnered up with Barry Alexander to start their accounting practice.

Ron and his wife Linda live in Austin with their two daughters.

Email: ron@alexanderlievens.com
Phone: (512) 328-2824

Brent Alexander, CPA

Partner

Brent is a Certified Public Accountant with over eight years of professional experience. He serves as a Partner at Alexander & Lievens, PC., with experience serving public and private companies in U.S. federal and state income tax compliance, accounting, and consulting. Brent's areas of focus includes corporate and partnership income taxation, tax credits, current and deferred taxes (ASC 740), and changes of ownership (Section 382). Brent also focuses on financial modeling. He has consulted in projects modeling the financial and tax impact of mergers and acquisitions, ownership changes, tax credits, financial projections used in private placement memorandums, and business startup decisions. Brent received his Bachelors of Business Administration with an emphasis on accounting from Abilene Christian University.

Brent and his wife live in Austin with their two children.

Email: brent@alexanderlievens.com
Phone: (512) 637-6796

Albert Dennington, CPA

Senior Consultant

Albert Dennington joined Arthur Andersen & Co. in 1971 after graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Abilene Christian University. He left public accounting (1977) to work in private industry as a Controller/ Vice President of Finance/ and Chief Financial officer for American Founders Life Insurance, Sweet Publishing Company, Castleberry Instruments and Avionics, BF Goodrich Aerospace, Resources for Living and Texas Disposal Company. Along his career path he became a Certified Pubic Accountant (1973), a Certified Life Fellow (1979), a Certified Management Accountant (1991) and earned a Master in Business Administration from Texas State University (1982), and a Master Certificate in Government Contracting from George Washington University (1994). Albert has operated and owned several small businesses including his present efforts with Passport Health, the Vaccine People. Albert enjoys flying his Cherokee Six with his wife, Vicki, and exercising his private, instrument, commercial pilot privileges to visit his three sons and grandchildren.

Phone: (512) 325-6229