I earned Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Central Michigan University and have been a Certified Public Accountant since 2000.
What is your area of specialty – how do you best help your clients?
I have extensive experience with tax return preparation & review, year-end accounting, and tax planning for closely-held businesses and their owners.
In addition, I have assisted multiple funeral homes throughout the State of MI with preparation of their annual report of prepaid funeral contracts for more than a decade.
What are your top 5 strengths? What is your favorite strength?
Consistency defines my career and is easily my favorite.
How do you like to give back to the community?
I have been on the Board of Directors for 4Front Credit Union since 2008, serving as its Chairman since 2018. I am also a member of The Economic Club of Grand Rapids.
What are your superpowers – something you’re good at that others should know about?
Perseverance – without it I would have been lost.
Accomplishment you’re proud of?
Raising three intelligent, kind, productive and amazing young men.
Tell us about your life outside of work (family/pets/sports/activities/interests/hobbies)
One of my amazing sons has blessed me with three grandchildren. I enjoy boating, golfing, concerts, and traveling to warmer climates.
What is your favorite part of working at the firm?
I appreciate its desire to support a work-life balance and its team approach to providing clients with services they want and need.