About us

ABOUT BRADY & CO

Brady and Company, CPA’s is full-service CPA firm, with a passion for all things tax.  Our offices are located both in Edmonds, Washington and Pullman, Washington. The firm has been in business since 1975, founded by Daniel Brady, Sr. In 2013, Daniel “Bill” Brady, Jr. bought the firm after 18 years with the Big 4. Our five other CPA’s in the office either came from Big 4 management, or previously owned their own accounting firms, and combined, the firm has well over 100 years off accounting experience.

At Brady and Company, CPA’s, we give the same attention to all clients, no matter how large or small. The accounting, tax preparation, and other services we provide are tailored to the unique needs of each client, ensuring the best possible results and maximized returns. Our firm remains on the cutting edge of tax law and financial trends. We are well-informed and continually adapt to the ever-changing world of tax law and accounting. Please see our Services page for further details on how we may be able to assist you or your business.

Our Team

Daniel W. Brady, Sr.
CPA, MBA
Dan is the founder and principal of the firm. With over 40 years of tax and accounting experience, he has held numerous leadership positions in the Washington Society of CPA’s and the AICPA. Dan is also a Neutral with the American Arbitration Association. Dan is a graduate of the University of Washington. He has always had a love of trains and recently had the opportunity to travel to Chicago and then Canada via train.
D. William (“Bill”) Brady, Jr
CPA MPAcc—Tax
Bill has become the new leader of Brady & Company as Dan and Barb retire. He joins us from KPMG LLP where he was a Managing Director in the Seattle office and held a number of leadership roles with the firm. Bill was previously KPMG’s National Life Science and Healthcare Leader for State & Local Tax as well as the West Leader for Global Indirect Taxes for the Americas. Bill spent over 18 years with two of the “Big 4” accounting firms as well as five years with the Washington State Department of Revenue. Bill is a graduate of Western Washington University (BA—Accounting) and the University of Washington (MPAcc—Tax). On the rare occasions that Bill has free-time, he enjoys watching his son compete in rowing competitions.
Shelly Robinson
CPA, MS—Tax
Shelly brings over 13 years of “Big 4” experience with KPMG LLP in both Audit and Tax, to Brady & Company. Shelly managed one of the largest tax projects KPMG has ever had, with over 125 people reporting and over $5 million in fees. The large project experience and eye for detail makes Shelly invaluable to our clients and team. Shelly is a graduate of University of Washing (BA—Accounting) and Golden Gate University (Masters of Taxation).
Sarah Edwards
B.A.
Sarah joined the firm in January 2011 as our Administrative Assistant after twelve years in a similar role with Cutter & Buck.  Sarah has extensive administrative experience in customer support and is a valuable member of the team.  She is a graduate of Washington State University with a degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies. Sarah is an avid Dancing With the Stars fan as well as dog-lover. She has a Boston terrier named Olive who she loves to spend time with.
Joan Faubion
CPA
Joan started working for Brady & Company in 1994 and left in 2004 to spend more time with her family and manage her own practice. She returned in 2014 to help through the tax season, and has been here ever since. When she’s not at the office, she enjoys watching the Silvertips.
Matt Brady
BS
Matt is a graduate of Washington State University with a degree in sports science. Matt works as a refund specialist on Sales and Use tax projects. Matt is a reserve EMT/Firefighter with the Pullman Fire Department and is currently working on his Paramedic certification. Matt’s skills and knowledge of the medical profession are invaluable in refunds for our Healthcare and Life Science clients.
Ryan Brady
AA
Ryan is a member of our sales and use tax refund team specializing in efficiencies with our processes. Ryan attends Washington State University and is majoring in International Business with a minor in Hospitality.