Firm Profile

We believe in the value of relationships. We view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that our success is a result of your success. We are committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients. We take pride in giving you the assurance that the personal assistance you receive comes from years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen.

Leslie B. Ray CPA, LLC established her private practice effective September 1, 2006, after ten years as a partner in a local firm of Ray & Koonce, LLP. The firm serves individuals, estates, trusts and small business clients, providing tax, accounting, consulting and administrative services. The small firm environment allows for personal attention and communication, while providing quality services to all clients.

Since receiving her CPA license in 1979, she has worked in both the public and private sector, including Arthur Andersen & Co., Texas State Auditor’s Office, Superior Oil & Gas Co., Reynolds & Lawson, CPAs, and Jane B. Walton, CPA.

Leslie is member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and the Austin Chapter of TSCPA. In 1976, Leslie graduated from Baylor University with a BBA in Accounting and was a member of Omicron Delta Kappa and Mortar Board honorary fraternities.

She is an ordained elder in the Presbyterian Church USA and served as Founding Chair of her church’s Permanent Endowment Fund and on the boards of several high school organizations. She speaks regularly about the joys and benefits of endowed giving and life estate planning. Leslie has been married to her high school sweetheart for over 30 years and has three grown children.