Jeffrey T. Echelmeier, CPA

WK Member and Chief Executive Officer

Phone: (573) 499-6823


Jeff specializes in income tax planning, issues related to forming a new business, succession planning, estate tax planning and wealth management. He works extensively with business owners, medical practitioners and individual taxpayers.

In addition to his client service role, Jeff serves as Williams-Keepers LLC’s chief executive officer. He works with WK’s leadership team to guide the firm’s operations, growth and strategies for achieving its vision.

Jeff serves as chairman of the board of directors of Regional Economic Development, Inc. and is a member of the University of Missouri School of Accountancy Advisory Board. He is a past president of the Columbia South Rotary Club and is a member of the Columbia Chamber of Commerce, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the Missouri United Methodist Church. He holds a Master of Science in Accountancy degree from the University of Missouri.

Jeffrey T. Echelmeier, CPA
Due to the COVID-19 virus, WK is temporarily closed to the public through Friday, April 24, 2020.

Clients may share information with the firm in the following formats:

1.) use of the firm’s client secure, website based portal and LeapFile system for the delivery of electronic documents; and

2.) delivery to the firm using the United States Postal Service or another commercial delivery service.

Click here for a short message from WK Chairman Jeff Echelmeier, CPA

Clients can continue to call both offices during the hours of 8:00 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Please call 573-635-6196 (Jefferson City), or 573-442-6171 (Columbia) if you have questions.