I graduated from Calvin University in 2021 with my Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. I then continued on at Calvin and received my Master’s of Accounting in 2022.
What is your area of specialty – how do you best help your clients?
My primary focus is in individual tax.
What are your top 5 strengths? What is your favorite strength?
Developer is my favorite – Always looking for ways to help others experience success whether that be a teammate or a client.
How do you like to give back to the community?
I am an active member in my local church, having spent many years volunteering in the middle school youth ministry, and currently serving on the Financial Assistance Team.
What are your superpowers – something you’re good at that others should know about?
I make the best chocolate chip cookies! I’ve even catered them for two weddings.
Accomplishment you’re proud of?
Being nominated to serve as a deacon in my church while in college.
Tell us about your life outside of work (family/pets/sports/activities/interests/hobbies)
My Wife and I got married in the summer of 2022. When not studying for the CPA exam, I am often baking, drinking an IPA at a local brewery, working on a house project, or taking a farm walk on my in-laws family farm.
What is your favorite part of working at the firm?
Hands down the people! My co-workers make it an absolute joy to come into the office each day.