Finding the best CPA can be a daunting task, especially in a big place like Michigan. Not to worry though, we’ve got you covered because we have searched out the top accountants in Michigan. We will also have helpful article to help plan finances, answer tax questions, and address those bookkeeping problems.
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Grand Rapids, MI
Sarah Pastoor began her public accounting career in 1998 and is currently a partner at the Willis & Jurasek CPA firm. She graduated with a Master of Business Administration with concentration in Accounting at the University of Phoenix. Sarah Pastoor specializes in income tax consulting, research, and preparation.
Brian Lorencen received both a Bachelors degree in Accounting and a Masters degree in Professional Accounting and Accounting Information Systems from the Michigan State University. He has worked for almost 14 years in the accounting profession, in which he specializes in assisting clients resolve their tax issues.
East Lansing, MI
Dan co-founded Warmels Comstock, PLLC, with Kay Comstock in 1994 in East Lansing, Michigan. Dan creates partnerships to maximize his clients’ earning potential, develop and grow their businesses, and, where appropriate, plan for their retirement. An experienced CPA, Dan is a highly regarded expert in his field. Certified in valuation analysis and financial forensics, and accredited in business valuations, Dan often serves as an expert witness in civil and criminal litigation that involves business valuations, record review, and lost profit computations. Dan has worked with a number of high profile national and international businesses as a tax manager with Ernst & Young, and as a partner with Plante Moran. His scope includes income tax preparation for individuals and businesses of all types, trusts, non-profit organizations, and other attestation services. He also provides business valuation and litigation support.
Grand Rapids, MI
Margie Gerencer graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Troy State University in 1996 and a Master of Business Administration from Louisiana Tech University in 1998. She is currently involved in the Tax, Healthcare Services, and Insurance Planning areas of the Echelbarger, Himebaugh, Tamm & Co. CPA firm.
Andy has been providing clients with customized business solutions since joining the Firm in 1997. Andy serves as an overall business advisor to his clients, including assisting with financing, strategic planning, creating employee incentive plans and coaching upcoming generations as part of the transition/succession planning process. Andy has also served as controller for clients who need temporary assistance with that key position. He has become a trusted advisor to some of the Firm’s largest clients and regularly attends client board meetings where he provides insightful information, helps consider alternative options and develop strategic initiatives. Andy’s experience enables him to offer comprehensive advisory services in addition to serving as their tax advisor.
Farmington Hills, MI
Kenneth Olen began his public accounting career in 1978. He previously spent 14 years with an international accounting firm where he was a Tax Partner. Kenneth Olen also has extensive experience in developing comprehensive estate, trust, and wealth preservation strategies to his clients.
Grosse Pointe, MI
Patrick O’Hara received his accounting degree from the University of Detroit. He established his own CPA firm in 1985, specializing in personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Patrick O’Hara was also previously the Treasurer of the Detroit Charter Revision Commission.
Randy Kane has 27 years of combined experience in the areas of audit and finance. He specializes in providing full service audits, accounting, and advisory services to local governments, non-profit organizations, gaming companies, and other small businesses.
East Lansing, MI
Staci is a partner at Warmels Comstock, which she joined in 2004. She is an enrolled agent, certified to practice before the IRS, and has more than 20 years’ experience in both private and public accounting. She handles financial statement reporting for compilations, reviews, and audits and prepares income taxes for individuals, trusts, and businesses. Staci also has extensive knowledge of tax reporting for not-for-profit organizations.
Hussein is licensed as a CPA in the state of Michigan, a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). Hussein has more than 1,000 hours of additional continuing professional education.