Skip to Content


A partner with Plante Moran, Jeff specializes in serving owner-managed manufacturing and distribution companies.  While their disciplines and business structures vary, all share an entrepreneurial spirit and desire to grow. Jeff is a trusted advisor and can help clients accomplish their goals. 

Known for his straightforward, no-nonsense look at the big picture, Jeff has more than 30 years of tax experience. He also assists business owners with estate and succession planning. Most recently, his focus has been on advising clients regarding business transition, gifting, investments, tax planning, and mentoring for new owners. He has a B.B.A. in accounting from Eastern Michigan University and a M.S.T. from Walsh College.

Specializes In

Additional Thoughts

Shirtsleeves to shirtsleeves: Breaking the family business cycle
Dawn Jinsky Wealth Management
Article June 13, 2017 3 min read
Tax reform webinar series: Understanding the impacts of new guidance
Stephen Eckert
Article September 12, 2018 1 min read
Avoid knee-jerk reactions to tax and tariff changes
Daron Gifford
Article September 11, 2018 2 min read
Applying operational PDCA to trade and tariff risk
Daron Gifford
Article August 30, 2018 7 min read