Beth Butchart

Beth Butchart

Senior Manager

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

What is your area of focus?

As a senior manager in our Client Accounting Services team, I provide solutions to companies at all stages of business growth. My 20 years of combined industry and public accounting experience helps me anticipate and address the needs of business owners during the start-up phase and beyond, allowing them to focus on what they do best.

How long have you been at Clayton & McKervey?

Since 2008

What is the favorite part about your job?

Supporting our clients’ great ideas.


  • Tax and business consulting for start-up companies
  • Client accounting advisory services
  • Cloud-based accounting software solutions
  • Financial reporting


  • Master of Science in Accountancy, Walsh College
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Western Michigan University


  • French American Chamber of Commerce
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Digital CPA

Beth 360°

If you could have any job, what would it be?
Children’s book author

What’s your favorite movie line?
“No more rhymes now, I mean it. Anybody want a peanut?” – The Princess Bride

What’s the most played song in your iTunes library?
“This too shall pass”

Articles by Beth Butchart

Client Accounting Services

5 Benefits of Outsourced Accounting

Posted on May 2, 2022 by

Beth Butchart
Outsourcing key business functions is a common strategy for businesses to lower costs and gain operational efficiencies. In today’s environment where finding skilled resources is a challenge for most, outsourcing solutions also provide a valuable alternative to create much needed capacity and scale up skillsets.


Cloud Accounting Drives Efficiency in our “New Normal”

Posted on July 13, 2020 by

Beth Butchart
The COVID-19 outbreak presented new challenges for accounting teams adapting to a remote work environment while trying to keep pace with management’s demand for accurate and timely access to data to make critical business decisions.

Client Accounting Services

COVID-19: 5 Key Accounting Considerations

Posted on March 25, 2020 by

Beth Butchart
Businesses face unprecedented challenges due to the COVID-19 health crisis.  Business owners must be proactive to analyze their current situation, seek resources, and prioritize a plan of action to protect their cash position and workforce.

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