Fort Hays State University > About FHSU > Academic Divisions > College of Business and Entrepreneurship > Department of Economics Finance and Accounting > Alan Burton - Elijah Watt Sells Award
Alan Burton, CPA, a FHSU graduate with a B.B.A. degree in accounting in 2005, received the 2012 Elijah Watt Sells Award for his performance on the CPA exam. This award is given annually by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) to recognize outstanding performance on the Uniform CPA Examination. Burton was one of 39 winners recognized -- out of a pool of 92,000 -- to be presented with this prestigious award. He currently works for Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chartered in Great Bend, Kansas.