Daniel Gaston, CPA, CCIFP

Daniel Gaston, CPA, CCIFP


1201 Walnut, Suite 1700
Kansas City, MO 64106-2246




Dan is the construction subniche leader of BKD’s National Construction & Real Estate Group (C&RE). He also represents C&RE on BKD’s Innovation Advancement Committee. Dan provides audit, accounting and financial consulting services to commercial businesses with an emphasis on the construction and real estate industries. He assists clients with business and strategic planning, succession planning, operational and control reviews, consolidations, business process improvement and audit issues.

He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Kansas Society of CPAs (KSCPA) and previously served on the board of directors for KSCPA and currently is a member of the Kansas State Accounting Advisory Council. He is a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP®) through the Institute of Certified Construction Industry Financial Professionals.

Dan serves on the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts Ensemble Advisory Council and previously served on the board of the Kansas City chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association as the Education Committee chair.

He is a graduate of The University of Kansas, Lawrence, with a B.A. degree in economics, and a graduate of Kansas State University, Manhattan, with an M.Acc. degree.

Areas of Expertise
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Compilations
  • Construction
  • Internal Controls
  • Manufacturing
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring
  • Accounting and Auditing
  • Assurance Services
  • Construction Industry
  • Advisory and Consulting Services
  • Employee Benefits
  • Ethics
  • Financial Reporting/Analysis
  • Leadership Development
  • Professional Issues
  • Real Estate
  • Management Accounting
  • Personal Development
  • Advocacy and Legislative
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Networking and Peer Connections