Timeline

CPA services provided by Contryman Associates, P.C., Investment Adviser services are offered through Contryman Wealth Advisors

History of Contryman

2015
May 1

Grand Island Office Relocates

2014
January 1

Contryman Associates celebrates 75th Anniversary

2011
January 1

Contryman Healthcare Solutions is formed as a medical coding and billing subsidiary of the firm

2010
January 1

Hastings office relocates

2008
December 31

Contryman Associates celebrates 70th Anniversary

2000
January 1

Scottsbluff location opens

1999
February 1

Jada Thompson joins the firm Audit Shareholder

January 1

Advanced Computer Services opens in Grand Island (later becomes Advanced Livestock Tracker)

1997
February 1

Wealth Advisors Nebraska is formed (later Contryman Wealth Advisors) as a finaWealth Advisors Nebraska is formed (later Contryman Wealth Advisors) as a financial services subsidiary of the firmncial services subsidiary of the firm

January 1

Dan Charron joins the firm Tax Shareholder, Scottsbluff

1992
January 1

Rachelle Bryant joins the firm Tax Shareholder, Kearney

1989
January 1

Jeff Anderson joins the firm President and CEO of Contryman Associates and Contryman Wealth Advisors

1987
January 1

Linda Erickson joins the firm Audit Shareholder, Lexington

1986
January 1

Kearney location opens

1982
January 1

Ron Willnerd joins the firm Audit Shareholder, Hastings

1981
January 1

Terry Sheen joins the firm Audit Shareholder, Grand Island

1979
January 1

Chris Oppliger joins the firm

1977
January 1

Tom Molacek joins the firm Tax Shareholder, Grand Island

1976
January 1

Joel Wiegand joins the firm Tax Shareholder, Grand Island

1973
January 1

Dehn Renter joins the firm Tax Shareholder, Grand Island

1969
January 1

Lexington location opens

1967
January 1

Dean Graf joins the firm

1964
January 1

Orin Contryman is killed in a plane crash at the age of 52

1963
February 1

Hastings location opens with Melvin Abels, CPA, as manager and firm partner

January 1

Gary Wieck joins the firm

1952
January 1

Robert Franke joins the firm

1951
January 1

Clarence Walters joins the firm

1948
January 1

Verne Moseman joins the firm

1941
January 1

Orin Contryman’s accounting practice moves to the second floor of the Bartenbach buildingin Grand Island

1939
January 1

Orin Contryman receives his CPA certificate and starts his accounting practice at 206 1/2 West 3rd Street in Grand Island