Brian D. Wassell, CPA, CM&AA

Education & Credentials

  • BS in Accounting & Management (cum laude) - Lebanon Valley College 1991
  • Certified Public Accountant 1994
  • Admitted as Partner in 1999
  • Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor 2013

Professional Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors

Board of Directors

  • Rotary Club of Lancaster - Treasurer
  • Lancaster County Junior Golf Tour - Treasurer

Awards & Acknowledgements

  • Central Penn's Forty Under 40 Award - 2007
  • MS Lancaster Leadership Award - 2011
Brian D. Wassell, CPA, CM&AA


  • Tax Planning & Preparation
  • Entity Selection
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Business Consulting
  • Entrepreneurial Businesses
  • Medical & Dental Practices
  • Financial Services Firms
  • Real Estate Entities
  • Construction, Manufacturing & Mortgage Companies

Brian joined Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP after graduating from Lebanon Valley College (cum laude) with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Management. As a professional, Brian currently serves on the firm's Management Committee, chairs the firm's Business Development Committee, and is a member of the firm's Construction Practice Group.

Brian is active in several local charities, clubs, and civic organizations. He is a past president of Landis Valley Associates, a past board member of Homefields Inc. and Church Capital Investment Trust, and past treasurer of Girls on the Run of Lancaster. Brian is active as a volunteer coach of various sports in the Hempfield School District and St. Leo the Great Church sports teams.

Brian enjoys activities with his family, golf, and all things Penn State. He lives in Lancaster County with his wife and three children.

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