Adam S. Prest's Professional Profile

Adam is a senior manager in the Anders Tax Services group, focusing on helping families, closely-held businesses, as well as their owners plan for retirement and minimize their corporate and individual taxes. He specializes in a variety of industries, including Sports, Arts and Entertainment and Real Estate and Construction. Adam played a key role in establishing the Anders Young Professionals Group, and served as the Chair of the Leading Edge Alliance Young Professionals Steering Group for two years.

Firm Info

  • Joined in 2004 as an intern
  • Promoted to supervisor in 2010
  • Promoted to manager in 2014
  • Promoted to senior manager in 2016


Education & Certification

  • B.B.A., Accounting, Magna Cum Laude, McKendree University, Lebanon, Illinois
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
    • President, St. Louis Chapter (2011-2012)
    • President-Elect, St. Louis Chapter (2010-2011)
    • Secretary-Treasurer, St. Louis Chapter (2009-2010)
    • Chairman, Young Professionals Committee (2009-2012)
    • Chairman, Social and Networking Task Force (2008-2010)
    • Member, Strategic Planning Committee (2009-2010)
    • Member, Nominating Committee (2010)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Leading Edge Alliance Young Professionals SIG
    • Chairman, Steering Committee (2011-2012)
    • Member, Steering Committee (2008-2014)
  • The Rainmaker Academy
    • Member

Community Leadership

  • Sigma Nu - Mu Sigma Chapter Alumni Association
    • Finance Committee Chairman
  • Fair Saint Louis
    • Volunteer
  • St. Louis Sports Commission
    • Associate
  • Basket of Hope
    • Golf Committee Co-Chair (2015)

Leadership Activities

  • Anders Young Professionals Group
    • At Large, Staff Advisory Group (2014 - 2015)


  • 2018 Best St. Louis Accountant, St. Louis Small Business Monthly
  • 2016 Top St. Louis Accountant, St. Louis Small Business Monthly
  • 2015 Outstanding Alumni, McKendree University
  • 2010 30 Under 30, St. Louis Business Journal
  • Inaugural 2009 MOCPA Outstanding Young Professional of the Year


  • Share, Inspire and Connect with St. Louis' Top Young Professionals
    • Moderator, October 2015
  • LEA EDGE Awards Luncheon
    • LEA Global Conference, Montreal, September 2014
    • LEA Global Conference, San Francisco, October 2013
  • 10 Tax Saving Tips for Wage Earning Tax Payers
    • AGC St. Louis, February 2013