From 2005-2015, over 90% of Watt Sells Award Winners prepared with Becker.

Congratulations to Becker’s 2015 Watt Sells Award recipients! The award, named after CPA pioneer Elijah Watt Sells, is presented to candidates who obtained a cumulative average score above 95.50 across all four sections of the Uniform CPA Examination, completed testing during the 2015 calendar year and passed all four sections of the Examination on their first attempt.

The below Watt Sells Award recipients prepared using Becker’s CPA Exam Review*:

Award Recipent

University

Employer

Addison Scott University of Arkansas  Ernst & Young
Alex D. Mannis  University of Arkansas Arkansas Legislative Audit 
Alex John Engebretson University of Michigan  Plante Moran
Amber Turner Wichita State University Koch Industries
Andre Y. Liu
(real name Po-Yu Liu)
National Chengchi University Deloitte 
Andrew D. Reyes Fordham University  Ernst & Young
Andrew T. Lamers University of Wisconsin-Madison  Deloitte 
Angela Katherine Bennion Brigham Young University  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Augustus B. Crimm Southwestern University  Faske Lay & Co., LLP 
Austin G. Zarbuck The Ohio State University  Grant Thornton, LLP 
Bei Ye University of Tampa  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Benjamin Bowers  University of Georgia Bennett Thrasher LLP
Brent R. Smith University of Notre Dame Grant Thornton, LLP 
Brian Chad Erickson Metro State University of Denver Eide Bailly LLP
Charles Coop University of Michigan PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Chia-Jen Chang University of Michigan  Ernst & Young
Chris Vasile  St. John’s University KPMG, LLP 
Christopher Biesboer Concordia University Wisconsin KPMG, LLP 
Courtney Folgeman Boston College  KPMG, LLP 
Daniel Paul Rost  Pennsylvania State University Ernst & Young
Daniel Rakad San Diego State University Ernst & Young
Derek Ettinger Binghamton University Grant Thornton, LLP 
Diana P. Lynn Loyola University Maryland Ernst & Young
Emily L. Slaga University of Michigan PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Emily Nichole Baker University of Texas at Austin  Ernst & Young
Eric Albee Virginia Tech Dixon Hughes Goodman, LLP 
Erika Mary Jackson Wake Forest University Deloitte 
George Bloomfield The Ohio State University Plante Moran
Gerard Don Padilla University of the Philippines Diliman PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Grant Jonathan Eudy Southeast Missouri State University  Beussink, Hey & Roe, PC
Grant Joslin  The Ohio State University Deloitte 
Grant Michael Searcy The Ohio State University Ernst & Young
Grant Tyler Seuferer Iowa State University  Deloitte Tax
Grzegorz Wiktor Portland State University  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
James Arthur Boudreau II University of Florida Austin, Gillman & Lovano, P.L.L.C. 
Jason Ackerman Baruch College  Wagner, Ferber, Fine & Ackerman PLLC 
Jennifer Lin Emory University  Grant Thornton, LLP 
Jiaqi Gong Boston College Unilever Food Solutions 
Joel Gavin Cook Clemson University  Deloitte 
Josh Furmage The Ohio State University Ernst & Young
Kathryn L. Claudy Grove City College  Grossman Yanak & Ford, LLP 
Kimberly E. Deyak Oakland University  Plante Moran
Kyle Patrick McDougle Bentley University  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Lacey M. Puls University of Wisconsin ESmith & Gesteland, LLP
Lisa Marchlewski University of Michigan PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Lucas Singer University of Missouri-Columbia PwC
Marcos E. Carreño Boston College  Andersen Tax 
Marcos M. Carvalho Getúlio Vargas Foundation  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Maria Khrakovsky The Ohio State University  Financial Accounting Standards Board
Mark Bogdan Piorkowski Boston College  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Mark W. Podeschi University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  FTI Consulting
Matthew K. Bishop University of Memphis  HCA 
Matthew LoCascio The University of Southern California  Deloitte 
Michael Rozman Proppe University of Michigan PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Michael Thomas Westendorf University of Dayton RSM US LLP 
Nathan Andrew Evenson The University of Texas at Austin  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Nicholas R. Kemmerle Ashland University  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Nicole Jones The University of Kansas  Grant Thornton, LLP 
Patrick Frey-Frankenfield The University of Kansas  EKS&H
Paul Douglas Brown The University of Texas at Tyler  Gollob Morgan Peddy 
Philip Meek University of Arkansas  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Qiaoli Wang Illinois at Urbana-Champaign PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Samuel Crosby Gonzaga University  KPMG
Shanfang (Jennifer) Zheng University of Notre Dame  Deloitte 
Thomas R. Fine University of Wisconsin-Madison KPMG, LLP 
Trevor J. David  The University of Colorado Boulder  Ernst & Young
Tyler Marcus Faught University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 
Yu-Ting Huang The University of Texas at Austin  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP 

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*One recipient who prepared with Becker chose to be excluded from this list.

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