At Vrakas, we believe our people are our greatest asset. Their talent, commitment and dedication are essential to our firm’s success. But don’t just take our word for it. Read what our employees have to say about being a part of the Vrakas team.

What Our People Say
“The firm values mentorship and continued learning. I would not be as successful at my job if it were not for the managers and shareholders at Vrakas. Even when they have a lot going on, they are still willing to take the time to answer questions.”
–Melissa Karis, Audit Senior
Joined firm in 2011

“I enjoy the flexibility employees are allowed. I am able to come in early or stay late to work around events that arise in my personal life.”
–Briana Hall, Tax Manager
Joined firm in 2010

“My favorite thing about working at Vrakas is the atmosphere. Everyone is so nice and friendly.”
–Nicole Gabriel, Staff Accountant
Joined firm in 2015

“Having the opportunity to work one on one with clients early in my career reassured me of the trust the shareholder group has in my abilities.”
–Brian Kaker, Senior Accountant
Joined firm in 2010

“I started at Vrakas as an intern and then chose to begin my career here. I enjoy the broad range of clients and industries I am able to work within, instead of being limited. This variety and exposure has helped me to increase my professional knowledge, and keeps things interesting.”
–Melinda Johnson, Staff Accountant
Joined firm in 2013

“I love participating in the outings Vrakas hosts for employees every year, including the golf outing, Brewer game and Volunteer day. It has been a great way to get to know my co-workers outside of the office and build camaraderie. “
–Wendy Frank, Tax Senior
Joined firm in 2003

“My favorite part of interning with Vrakas is that interns are assigned the same level of work as staff accountants, and get experience in both audit and tax. I also like that everyone is willing to answer questions to help you learn.”
–Dan Kelm, Staff Accountant
2014 Intern and Joined Firm in 2016

“One of my favorite things about working at Vrakas is the clients. The relationships we have with our clients goes above and beyond the daily tasks of auditing. I love getting e-mails from them asking how I’m doing or getting updates from them on their lives.”
–Melissa Karis, Audit Senior
Joined firm in 2011

“I enjoy being able to work on both the corporate and individual tax returns for clients. I get to see not only the business operations, but also how this information flows to the individual owners and trusts. Seeing the full picture of the client allows me to better assist them in their tax planning.”
–Briana Hall, Tax Manager
Joined firm in 2010