We have the talent and experience
to handle as many financial services
as your business needs.


Owner, CFO, CPA
Michael Ladwig serves his clients by leading and assembling accounting teams to meet their needs. As a CPA for over 25 years, he serves as lead accounting and tax advisor for all his clients. He began his career auditing and managing Trusts and their associated clients. Since that time, nearly 20 years, he provides accounting, business consulting, and tax services to closely-held businesses and individuals.

Michael received his Masters in Accounting from the University of North Texas and is a big Scrappy the Eagle fan.

"Don't ever let your business get ahead of the financial side of your business. Accounting, accounting, accounting. Know your numbers."

- Tilman J. Fertitta

"To be is to do."

- Socrates

"To do is to be."

- Jean-Paul Sartre

"Do be do be do."

- Frank Sinatra


All things in life need balance : Work & Life & Exercise, Giving & Receiving...and the checkbook. Karen enjoys helping small businesses fulfill their accounting needs so they can focus on other things. Her background includes accounting and finance for a large hotel group, Bank of America and a private company.


Deanna loves working with small business to learn the details of other industries and loves watching her clients grow and prosper. Her background is varied having been an accountant for a variety of businesses including wholesale, retail, medical, and equine industries. Her background in customer service, office management, and 20 years in accounting are a great fit for the small business owner.

"Do not miss the joy of today by worrying about tomorrow."

"Do not waste time bothering whether you 'love' your neighbor; act as if you do, and you will presently come to love him."

- C.S . Lewis


Helping people is Kelly's greatest passion. His volunteer work and background working as an accountant for a variety of company types embodies this philosophy. Professionally, he has worked for small companies, medium companies, large corporations, not-for-profits, for profits, in ministry and in the government. He has worked in the United States and the United Kingdom. Additionally, Kelly has a love for running, completing 4-5 marathons each year.


Kelli graduated from the University of North Texas in 1993 with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. She worked for eight years in Banking as a Manager in Training and then as a Project Manager before taking time to raise her two children. She currently has her own business, McKnittey.com, an online luxury knitting yarn store for bespoke creations, but takes time to assist Ladwig Accounting Services in many administrative tasks.

"And, in the end, the love you take, is equal to the love you make."

-Paul McCartney, The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics

"It is so important to enable people to use their abilities and talents to support themselves."

-Temple Grandin

"Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves."

-Philippians 2:3


Samantha is a Senior at Texas State University studying special education. She has a passion for helping special needs children and adults. Her Summer is spent at a special needs summer camp where she offers love, acceptance and fun to people with disabilities. Her hope for life is to create learning and social environments where people of all abilities feel welcome and safe. When Samantha isn’t busy at College or camp she provides administrative support for various tasks within Ladwig Accounting Services.