Nathen McEown Named to Dallas Business Journal’s Who’s Who in Energy List


Whitley Penn, one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting and consulting firms, is pleased to announce that Audit Partner, Nathen McEown has been named to the Dallas Business Journal’s Who’s Who in Energy List. 

McEown is a Certified Public Accountant with more than 10 years of public accounting experience focusing on public and private clients in the oil and gas, semiconductor, restaurants, service, software, and industrial manufacturing industries. 

Nathen currently serves as Audit Partner in the Whitley Penn Dallas office. He received his B.B.A. and M.S. in Accounting from Texas Tech University. Nathen is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), Leadership Dallas class of 2012, and a Board Member of the South Dallas/Fair Park Trust Fund. 

“We are proud of Nathen and his continued leadership in the Energy Industry and within our firm.  “It is an honor to be named to this prestigious group and we support him as he continues to strengthen his leadership skills and make an impact in the community,” stated, Felix J. Lozano III, CPA & CFE, and partner in charge of the Audit Practice at Whitley Penn.

About Dallas Business Journal’s Who’s Who in Energy

The energy industry is the third largest industry in the United States. The Who’s Who in Energy recognizes the professionals in this industry that are leading the way through these challenging times of cutbacks, mergers and acquisitions, as well as the continues challenges with the competitive workforce issues.  This year’s Who’s Who in Energy supplement will reach nearly 100,000 business decision-makers in five U.S. markets where energy is shaping the local economy: Dallas, Denver, Houston, Pittsburgh and San Antonio. 

About Whitley Penn, LLP

Established in 1983, Whitley Penn continues to be one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting firms.  Today, with offices in Dallas, Fort Worth, and Houston, 43 partners, approximately 300 employees, and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally.  Whitley Penn has been consistently recognized as “One the Top 100 Firms in the U.S.”, currently ranked 55th, and “Best of the Best” by INSIDE Public Accounting.  The firm has also been named one of the “Best Accounting Firms to Work For” by Accounting Today, and one of “The Best Companies to Work For in Texas”, by Texas Monthly. For more information on Whitley Penn, please visit 

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