About Our Executive Team

Highly Qualified. Committed to Excellence.


The Wesley Peachtree Group, CPAs (WPG) is managed by a team of highly qualified experienced professionals.

A Face With a Name

Donald Murphy, CEO
Donald K. Murphy
CPA, FCPA, CFE, CGFM, CGMA
CEO and Managing Associate
Quick Profile Mr. MurphyMr. Murphy is the CEO and Managing Associate of our firm. He is a certified public accountant, forensic certified public accountant, certified fraud examiner, certified government financial manager and chartered global managerial accountant. Having over 25 years experience in higher education, Mr. Murphy has served as Vice President of Finance for Atlanta University, Clark Atlanta University, Benedict College, Allen University and Morehouse School of Medicine as well as independent auditor and advisor to a number of colleges and universities. He has served as a member and advisor to the Southern and National Associations of College and University Business Officers and possesses active memberships in a number of professional organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the Association of Government Accountants, the Georgia Society of CPAs, and the National Association of Black Accountants. Mr. Murphy is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of South Carolina.
Shelia Brown
Shelia Brown
CSFAA
Vice President and Senior Associate
Quick Profile Mrs. BrownMrs. Brown is our Vice President and Senior Associate for Student Financial Aid Services. She has enormous experience in working with small and large colleges as financial aid director including Fayetteville State University, Clark Atlanta University, Benedict College and other institutions. Mrs. Brown has worked closely with our clients and the U.S. Department of Education to resolve Title IV program liabilities, improve financial aid delivery systems and other student financial aid issues. She is a graduate of Fayetteville State University and has been active with the National and Southern Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators. Mrs. Brown has over 25 years experience in higher education administration.
Keith Terrell
Keith X. Terrell
CPA, Cr.FA, FCPA, CGMA
Vice President and Senior Associate
Quick Profile Mr. TerrellMr. Terrell is a certified public accountant, chartered global managerial accountant and holds two certifications in forensic accounting. He has over 20 years of extensive audit, accounting and technical assistance experience. He has performed a wide array of services, primarily for colleges and universities, including stints as Vice President of Fiscal Affairs, accounting software implementations, database reconciliations, asset valuations, indirect cost proposals, fiscal operational assessments, fraud and forensic investigations, business office staff training, et cetera. As Vice President and Senior Associate for Attestation and Assurance Services, Mr. Terrell is responsible for quality assurance on all engagements. He is a cum laude graduate of Alabama A&M University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Georgia Society of CPAs, the American College of Forensic Examiners and the Forensic CPA Society.
Carol Bryd
Carol Byrd
CPA, CITP, CGMA
Vice President and Senior Associate
Quick Profile Ms. ByrdMs. Byrd is a certified public accountant, certified information technology professional, and chartered global managerial accountant. She serves as a Vice President and Senior Associate for Attestation and Assurance Services. She brings over 25 years of hands-on experience with various nonprofit organizations prior to joining our firm. She is a member of several civic and professional organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georiga Society of CPAs. She is a graduate of Stetson University in Deland, Florida and has over ten years experience in higher education. Ms. Byrd supervises audits of colleges and universities and other non-profit entities.