Colby, KS - The certified public accounting firm of Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chartered (ABBB) is pleased to announce that Kalyn Ritter, CPA has been promoted to principal.


A member of the ABBB team since 2005, Ritter previously served as a senior manager. She works primarily with clients in the agriculture, construction, and small business/retail industries. In addition to her client work, Ritter administers the firm’s Key Client Opportunity Planning program and leads the estate and trust team.


“Kalyn has repeatedly proven herself to be a valuable part of the ABBB team,” said Brian Staats, CPA, CGMA, managing partner of ABBB. “We look forward to watching Kalyn’s success in her new role as a result of her technical expertise and dedication to our clients.”


A 1999 graduate of Fort Hays State University (FHSU), Ritter holds a Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness with a minor in English and field of emphasis in Leadership Studies. She is affiliated with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Kansas Society of CPAs (KSCPA).  In addition, she is a member of the FHSU Alumni Association. Ritter currently resides in Monument, Kansas with her husband, Paul, and their four children, Reilly, Mackenzie, Jocelyn, and Gracyn.


About Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball

Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chartered provides a wide range of traditional and non-traditional CPA and consulting services to clients throughout Kansas, including agriculture organizations, construction companies, feed yards, financial institutions, governmental and not-for-profit organizations, manufacturers, medical practices, oil and gas companies, professional service firms, real estate companies and small businesses. Founded in 1945, today the firm maintains 13 office locations throughout the state. For more information about Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, please visit