We believe helping people make better decisions will positively impact their families, their communities, and their future.
At BRS CPAs & Advisors, it is our mission to create positive impact through sound financial decisions. The firm's shareholders are dedicated to being true advisors for each client, from individuals to small businesses. With extensive experience and a passion to help, BRS seeks to solve your most complex financial challenges. Contact one of our professionals to begin your partnership with BRS today.
Gregory W. Bush, CPA - Greg@brscpa.biz
Greg Bush brings a broad range of professional and financial experience to the BRS firm, garnered from his 25 years of service in the public accounting field. Greg is a native of Springfield where he graduated from Missouri State University and then began his career at the largest, local CPA firm in town. During his tenure at the firm, he came to realize his passion for helping small business owners navigate complex tax and financial issues. After nine years, Greg decided to become a small business owner himself, and along with Darin Ramlow, established what is today BRS CPAs. In 2017, Greg was named managing shareholder of the firm. Owning and managing his own small business, and handling the everyday challenges and complexities that all business owners face, has only enhanced Greg's passion to help others succeed. As a small business owner, Greg also has a passion for formulating strategies that help the firm achieve their vision of providing exemplary and meaningful services to their clients. When Greg is outside of work, he enjoys riding his bike, participating in charity bike rides such as the MS 150, and spending time with his wife Amy and their two children, Abby and Grant.
Darin C. Ramlow, CPA - Darin@brscpa.biz
Darin is a founding member of BRS and serves as the firm’s accounting and audit partner, overseeing the firm’s practice in a variety of industries, including financial institutions, not-for-profits, homeowner associations, health care, retail service providers, and retirement plans. He also began the firm’s internal audit outsourcing service, which provides independent, objective assurance to assist organizations in evaluating and improving the effectiveness of their operations. Darin counts over twenty years’ experience in public accounting, having worked for both national and regional firms. His guiding, personal philosophy of professionalism is: Do what you say you will do, when you say you will do it, the best you can, in a sincere and caring manner, and don’t worry about the rest. As an outdoorsman and Ozarks enthusiast, Darin invests his time outside of work with his family enjoying the myriad of recreational activities in the area. An avid historian, Darin also uses his free time to research items of local historical interest.
Jeffery G. Shore, CPA, CEPA - Jeff@brscpa.biz
Jeff provides guidance to small business owners on how to maximize their accounting, often fulfilling the role of a part- time CFO. He is also passionate about solving clients' most complicated tax issues. Some of those daunting tax issues include selection of retirement plans, sales and use tax compliance, like-kind exchanges, and business sales and purchases. In addition to accounting and tax, Jeff has also assisted clients in understanding and implementing accounting software and technology. Jeff has had a diverse range of experience in his accounting profession. He is a graduate of Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in accounting and a master’s degree in accounting. Prior to becoming a partner at BRS, Jeff was employed with a large, Midwest advertising agency as Brand Controller. As an active member of the community, Jeff has served in leadership roles for local non-profit organizations, most recently as President and Past President for the Foundation for Springfield Public Schools. Jeff was named one of the Springfield Business Journal's "40 Under 40" in 2003, and was selected as one of Springfield Business Journal’s “2015 Men of the Year”. When Jeff’s not at work, he enjoys time with his family and time at the lake.
Tammy Lewis, CPA - Tammy@brscpa.biz
Jim Lewis CPA, PFS, CFP® - Jim@brscpa.biz
Jim has more than 35 years of accounting experience, with an emphasis in tax preparation and tax planning for businesses and individuals. He specializes in business management, tax advising, cashflow planning, financial projections, and small and medium-sized business successions. As a CFP™ practitioner, Jim serves his clients by providing knowledge on financial planning matters.