Meet the Team

Our management team consists of individuals experienced in the accounting industry. They possess the knowledge and experience needed to help execute our clients’ global expansion plans successfully.

Rob Dutkiewicz


Rob is recognized by clients, the C&M team and colleagues around the world for his pragmatic and thoughtful leadership.

Tarah Ablett

Senior Manager, Tax

Tarah helps manufacturing and industrial automation clients leverage tax planning opportunities and navigate tax compliance issues.

Amanda Alvarado

Manager, Tax

Amanda helps large international corporations with their domestic and foreign tax planning, provision, and compliance needs.

Margaret Amsden

Shareholder, Private Client Services

Margaret leads the firm’s private client services group as the point person for individual, estate and succession planning tax strategies.

Denise Asker

Vice President, Marketing & Practice Growth

Denise provides marketing and business development leadership to the firm, while focusing on advancing organizational goals.

Jim Biehl

Shareholder, Manufacturing & Distribution

Leading the firm’s manufacturing & distribution group, Jim has built a reputation for providing strategic tax, accounting and operational support to owners.

Beth Butchart

Director, Client Accounting Services

Beth leads the firm's client accounting services group, serving domestic and international companies at all stages of growth.

Carlos Calderon

International Accounting & Tax Consultant

Fluent in Spanish and dedicated to client growth, Carlos helps businesses expand to Mexico from the U.S. and abroad.

Rob Cheyne

Senior Manager, Advisory & Assurance

Part of the firm's advisory & assurance group, Rob manages financial and operational audits for closely held manufacturers and distributors.

Nick Donofrio

Senior Manager, Tax & Assurance

Nick is a tax and assurance professional with deep expertise in helping closely held businesses achieve their growth goals.

Tim Finerty

Shareholder, Industrial Automation

Tim provides tax, accounting and consulting support to help industrial automation companies maximize profitability.

Ben Finzel

Manager, Private Client Services

Ben provides tax, accounting, estate planning and consulting services to entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals.

Miroslav Georgiev

Senior Manager, Tax

With a pulse on state and local taxes, Miroslav advises inbound and outbound clients on tax planning, structuring and compliance.

Teresa Gordon

Shareholder, International

Teresa leads the firm's international group and supports global businesses through all phases of growth as they expand to and from the U.S.

Dave Grasseschi

Director, Tax

Dave collaborates with small-to-midsize business owners on the tax and accounting strategies that support their bottom line.

Casey Haggerty

Senior Manager, Private Client Services

Casey supports high net worth individuals by providing tax and estate planning guidance through the firm's private client services group.

Michael Hawkins

Director, Human Resources

Michael is responsible for implementing effective people strategies to continuously improve the firm’s employee engagement, culture, and succession.

Tim Hilligoss

Shareholder, Tax & Assurance

As a trusted advisor, Tim guides clients through business transactions, tax issues and international expansion.

Lisa Holscher

Director, Private Client Services

Lisa supports high net worth individuals by providing tax and estate planning guidance through the firm's private client services group.

Kevin Johns

Shareholder, Architecture & Engineering

Kevin leads the firm's architecture & engineering group, helping entrepreneurial owners build a better blueprint for growth.

Ryan Kandt

Manager, Tax

Ryan supports architecture and engineering clients with tax planning, compliance and tax credits.

Ryan Lavoie

Manager, Advisory & Assurance

As a member of the firm's advisory & assurance group, Ryan helps growth-driven owners solve their unique business challenges.

Eric Lin

Senior Manager, International Tax

Fluent in Mandarin and part of the firm's international group, Eric supports Chinese companies with their tax and accounting needs.

Nick Lloyd

Director, Tax

As a leader in the firm’s tax group, Nick advises clients on their tax strategies and serves as a technical resource at all stages of growth.

Elly Mioduszewski

Senior Manager, Consulting

Elly is an integral member of the firm's digital advisory group, helping owners leverage data analytics and improve their business processes.

Jake Mouradian

Senior Manager, Advisory & Assurance

Jake supports closely held businesses with financial audits and reviews through the firm's advisory & assurance group.

Cody Peyok

Manager, Advisory & Assurance

Cody manages financial audits, reviews, and compilations for closely held businesses.

Bryan Powrozek

Senior Manager, Industrial Automation

As the leader of the firm's industrial automation group and host of The Sound of Automation podcast, Bryan helps owners free up cash flow and scale their businesses.

Catherine Praet

Manager, Client Accounting Services

Catherine is core to the firm's international group, working with foreign-owned companies on their tax, accounting and consulting needs.

Ruben Ramirez

Senior Manager, Manufacturing & Distribution

As part of the Manufacturing & Distribution group, Ruben is prepared & diligent in supporting the needs of closely held business owners.

Erica Reagle

Manager, Marketing

Erica manages the firm's marketing, communications and thought leadership initiatives to support firm growth.

Sarah Russell

Shareholder, Tax

As the leader of the firm's tax group, Sarah supports growth-driven domestic and international businesses with tax planning, consulting and compliance.

Ben Smith

Shareholder, Consulting

Ben leads the firm’s consulting group, helping middle-market clients optimize results through transaction services and digital advisory support.

Trudy Thornsberry

Vice President, Operations

Trudy works closely with the ownership team leading the internal operations and growth of the firm in areas of human resources, finance and administration.

Sue Tuson

Shareholder, International Tax

As an international tax advisor, Sue helps businesses structure their operations globally to mitigate tax costs and maximize profits.

Dave Van Damme

Shareholder, Advisory & Assurance

Leading the firm's advisory & assurance group, Dave supports closely held businesses with audits, financial reporting and fraud analysis.

Nina Wang

Shareholder, International Tax

As a member of the firm's international group with a focus on China, Nina specializes in international tax planning and compliance.

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