Kurt Copeland, CPA, is a partner at ABIP, P.C. with 27 years of experience in public accounting. He has worked with several CPA firms in San Antonio, Midland, Littlefield, and Levelland, TX. Before starting his career in accounting, Kurt managed a family farm and a commercial cattle-feeding operation in West Texas for 10 years. He also started a company that dealt with the production, sales, brokering, and transport of livestock feed.
Throughout his career, Kurt has held various important roles, including manager, shareholder, and owner, leading up to his partnership at ABIP. He was previously a controller for a large cattle-feeding operation, where he developed skills in leadership and strategic planning. At ABIP, he focuses on building client relationships, advising clients strategically, and helping them stay on track with their long-term goals.
Education and Associations
Kurt Copeland completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at Texas Tech University, obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting with a focus on Taxation. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA). His involvement extends to industry groups like the San Antonio Pipeliners Association, the American Petroleum Institute, the Texas Oil & Gas Association, and Oilfield Connections International.