John Landers

John Landers

Tax Partner


BDO Houston Office



Executive Summary

For more than 30 years, John has been consulting with clients in federal, state and international taxation, in merger and acquisition transactions, and on new ventures and activities. He has a broad base of experience in providing solutions to publicly traded and large private companies in various industries and ownership structures. John serves a number of high net worth individuals and family groups as both a business and tax advisor. He has also contributed thought leadership to the Entrepreneurship Institute at Rice University in Houston.  He also served on his former firm’s Executive Committee for six years from 2006 through 2012.  John is a licensed CPA in the state of Texas.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
American Petroleum Institute
Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants 


B.B.A., Accounting, Texas State University at San Marcos

Community Involvement

Charter Board Member, Friendswood I.S.D. Education Foundation
Board of Directors  Member, Audit Committee Chairman, Texan Bank N.A.
Board Member, Friendswood Capital Corporation
Accounting Department Advisory Board Member, Texas State University at San Marcos