Donald A. Beasley
Don has worked in the accounting field for 45 years. He earned his Bachelor of Accountancy from New Mexico State University in 1972. He founded Beasley, Mitchell & Co in November 1987. Initially, it was a three-person staff, and through the years it has grown to a staff of 50. Don provides business consulting to our clients and specializes in Tax Planning and Advising for Closely Held Businesses. In addition, he spends a large amount of time assisting clients in maximizing their profits and also in the transition of their business. Don is very active in local civic and charitable work. He was one of the founding Board Members of the Mesilla Valley Hospice and also served as President of the New Mexico University Foundation. He has served on various Accounting boards and has lectured for multiple accounting organizations. Don looks forward to the continued growth of our client base, the community, and the firm.
Brad M. Beasley
Leading Partner, CPA, CGMA
Brad Beasley earned his Bachelor of Accountancy from the University of Nevada - Las Vegas in 2000. Brad worked in Internal Audit and SEC compliance while working in the gaming industry for Harrah’s Entertainment (now Caesars’ Entertainment). Brad has been with Beasley, Mitchell & Co. since 2004, and a partner since 2008. At Beasley, Mitchell & Co., Brad manages the Audit and Assurance practice and provides accounting and tax services to a broad range of clients with a concentration in commercial and residential construction, the transportation industry, and franchise operations. Brad has been active in several community and civic organizations as well as serving as Chairman of the Board of the New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants, President of the Dona Ana Chapter of CPA’s, President of the Las Cruces Rio Grande Rotary Club and Treasurer of Rotary District 5520, Secretary of the Mesilla Valley Hospice Foundation, and the AICPA Council representative for New Mexico.
Christine Esquibel Wright
Partner, CPA, CGMA
Christine provides leadership to the Tax and Business Consulting division, and leads the Retirement Plan department, and has 20+ years of experience in business, tax, retirement plans, litigation projects and has served numerous times as a court-appointed receiver, conservator and special master. Christine is a licensed CPA and Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), earned a Bachelor’s degree from New Mexico Highlands University and holds advanced certifications and training including the AICPA’s Certificate of Educational Achievement in Tax Planning and Advising for Closely Held Businesses, ASPPA’s Retirement Plan Fundamentals (RPF) Certification, and the Loyola IV: Receivership Law & Practice conference for Court Appointed Receivers. Christine’s professional memberships include the AICPA, the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA), the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries (ASPPA).
F. Tony Morán
Francisco “Tony” Morán has been with Beasley, Mitchell & Co. since 2008. Francisco provides individual and corporate tax preparation services and is bilingual (Spanish and English). He is involved in the preparation of reviewed and compiled financial statements. Francisco has a Master of Accountancy with a Minor in Finance from NMSU and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant. Francisco is an alumnus of the College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) at NMSU. He has served as past-president of the Doña Ana Chapter of CPAs and as a board member of the NM Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Managing Partner, CPA
Christopher Salcido has been with Beasley, Mitchell & Co. since 2008. He is a licensed Certified Public Accountant. Christopher earned his Master and Bachelor of Accountancy from NMSU and was a member of Beta Alpha Psi. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, has served as president and treasurer of the Dona Ana Chapter of CPAs, served on the committee for NMSCPA Leadership Academy, a graduate of Emerging Leadership Academy, and treasurer and Vice President of Education of Gene's Gesters Toastmasters. Christopher provides individual and corporate tax preparation and tax consultation services.