Kelley Stewart


114 W. Main Street
Gainesville, TX 76240
Direct: 940.641.7738
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Kelley Stewart serves as Director - Property Tax at Merit Advisors.  Ms. Stewart is a licensed Property Tax Consultant in Texas.  She manages clients’ property portfolios, ensuring that their annual property tax liabilities are accurate and minimized.  With this focus, she regularly negotiates with various levels of city, county, and state officials to achieve assessed value adjustments, directs property tax return preparation, audits, and appeals, and proactively secures tax abatements and exemptions.  

Ms. Stewart has performed property tax consulting in Colorado, Florida, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming.  She also manages the software development of Merit’s property tax applications.

Prior to joining Merit Advisors, Ms. Stewart served as the Vice President and Comptroller for an entrepreneurial group in College Station, TX.  In this role, she managed all financial aspects of operations for five high tech start-ups, with oversight of corporate and operational finance, tax compliance, accounting, and contract management.  Having been a key player in the launching of four of these companies, she was heavily involved in structuring the corporate framework and developing the operational procedures, activities, financial models and projections for each new venture.  

Representative Industry Experience

  • Mineral Production
  • Oil and Gas Pipelines
  • Complex Industrial
  • Oil and Gas Marketing
  • Oilfield Equipment
  • Drilling Companies
  • Office Equipment


  • Oklahoma Association of Tax Representatives
  • Colorado Assessors' Association, Associate Member 
  • Petroleum Association of Wyoming
  • Louisiana Oil & Gas Association


  • Bachelor of Science – Electrical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

Merit Advisors, LLC
114 W. Main St.
PO Box 330
Gainesville, TX 76241

Phone: 940.665.6452
Fax: 940.612.3921

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