Billy W. Tilotta, CPAHein & Associates/Houston, TXBilly has over 16 years of public accounting experience and serves as an Audit Partner in the Houston office of Hein & Associates. He provides audit and consulting services to both publicly traded SEC clients and private companies in several industries including; manufacturing and distribution, oil field services, and construction industries. Billy works with privately held companies on all accounting and financial reporting issues impacting the financial statements.Billy has developed a focus in the energy and manufacturing and distribution industries. He is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA). Billy is an experienced instructor for RSM McGladery and teaches U.S. firms on risk based auditing standards and other topics. He is a regular speaker on accounting topics to the Business Honors Society at the University of Houston.Prior to joining H&A in 2002, Billy was an Audit Manager with Arthur Andersen LLP. He received his Bachelor degree in accounting from the University of Houston in 1996.