As the leader of the firm’s renewable energy tax practice and member of the firm’s tax credit team, I help business owners and developers maximize their tax credits and lower the initial cost of their acquisitions.
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On the sell-side, I help procure tax incentives that lower costs related to the sale of an acquisition. I have expertise in renewable energy credits as well as other tax incentives with the real estate and construction industries.
Clients appreciate my integrity, my no-nonsense approach, and my nearly 25 years of experience with tax planning and tax credits. As one of the founders of the firm’s renewable energy practice, I’ve helped close renewable energy projects across the United States. I’ve also played a key role in developing Michigan Brownfield tax credit legislation.
I’m proud of how this practice’s expansion has opened more assignments for young staff. These upcoming professionals might joke about the brisket and kielbasa I make in my office’s roaster oven, but I sincerely hope they take away my passion for the work I do for clients every day.
I’m often asked to speak at national conferences and give my opinion on the market conditions for local newspapers. The Commercial Alliance of Realtors presented me with the Affiliate Service Achievement award in 2009. I have a realtor’s license and belong to the AICPA, the Michigan Association of CPAs, and the Commercial Alliance of Realtors. I earned a B.B.A. from Central Michigan University and an M.S.T. from Grand Valley State University.