Michael serves as Managing Director for CBIZ and an audit and accounting shareholder in Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C.'s* Kansas City practice. He has more than 18 years of experience in public accounting, including 14 years with the "Big Four". Michael has extensive and varied audit experience, working primarily with financial institutions (both private and SEC Registrants) including responsibilities for bank and investment company audits ranging from Fortune 500 institutions to community banking institutions. Michael also serves as a subject matter expert in the areas of derivatives, financial instruments, fair value, and share based compensation. Core clients include financial institutions ranging from $200 million - $13 billion in total assets, as well as "too big to fail" financial institutions.
In addition to performing financial statement audits, Mike has assisted with the development and implementation of audits of internal controls (SOX 404) for SEC registrants ranging from $500 million to $14 billion in total assets. Last, Michael has assisted with the design and instruction of audit methodologies for private and public entities at a "Big Four" firm as well as Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C.