As BRAYN’s founder and CEO, Brady brings optimal value to mid-market clients through specialty tax incentives in a number of industries including architecture, engineering, construction, manufacturing, and software. A licensed attorney in California and Texas himself, Brady has assembled an all-star team of BRAYNiacs. This powerhouse team is composed of lawyers, engineers, and accountants hailing from Big-4 and other national consulting firms. Brady’s goal is to educate businesses and people on how to avail themselves to the little-known tax incentives that are designed for them. In this way he knows BRAYN can make a meaningful impact with real people.
Prior to founding BRAYN in 2010, Brady spent many years in industry, as well as Big-4 accounting. During his tenure at Deloitte, he first learned about several of the tax incentives his company now specializes in. He also spent several years doing indigent defense work. Brady has a Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School, and a BBA in Management from Sam Houston State University. He lives in Las Vegas with his wife, three children, and three French bulldogs.
Kevin is the Director of Real Estate & Construction Tax Incentives at BRAYN. His
mission is to leverage his 10 years of experience in the design and construction
industry to help CPA’s and their clients take full advantage of all federal and
state tax incentives, credits, and deductions available to them. He is an
award-winning expert on sustainable design and construction, and licensed as a
Professional Engineer in over 30 states.
Many business owners are unaware of the numerous incentives that are available to them. Through awareness and education, Kevin has helped hundreds of commercial and residential developers, building owners, and architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) companies benefit from 179D Energy Efficient Commercial Building tax deductions, R&D tax credits, Cost Segregation, 45L Energy Efficient Residential tax credits, 199 DPAD, Fuel Excise tax recovery, and other incentives.
Kevin currently serves on the board of the Bayou Land Conservancy, a community-sponsored land preservation organization working to permanently protect land in the greater Houston area. He and his wife recently traveled to 30 countries in 300 days, including a month long stint in India where they both became yoga instructors.
Geoff supports CPA firms and businesses with specialty tax incentives, including R&D Credits, 179D Deductions, and 45L Credits. He has served companies spanning a wide range of industries, including architecture, engineering, construction, real estate, manufacturing, and software.
Prior to join BRAYN in 2015, Geoff spent years with a national consulting firm and Big 4 accounting. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of Texas at Austin and his Juris Doctor from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. Geoff is a licensed patent attorney in Texas and lives in Katy, TX with his wife and three beautiful daughters. When not serving his clients or spending time with family and friends, he enjoys watching sports, playing golf and tennis, and fishing.
Yong joined BRAYN Consulting LLC after nearly 8 years of tax consulting experience
at Big-4, both at Deloitte Tax and PwC. He heads up BRAYN’s Northern California
practice. At Big-4, Yong spent a majority of his time in the Research and
Development (R&D) Tax Incentive practice, where he led engagements for several
Fortune 500 clients. He also worked at McKesson for 5 years on various projects,
including implementation, maintenance, and improvement of the in-house R&D Tax
Yong’s industry expertise is focused on the computer science and software arena, and he has significant experience in Tax Controversy. In addition to his BA and JD, Yong holds an LL.M. in Taxation from Boston University.
Outside of the office, Yong enjoys bicycling, lacrosse, traveling, watching foreign films, and is an avid reader of history and science fiction.