Michael graduated from the University of California at Berkeley with a double major in Economics and Political Science. While at school, he was able to study and work in Washington, DC, and in Africa where he learned a great deal about business and government. With over twelve years of subsequent experience in financial services, ranging from experience as a financial advisor, tax advisor, auditor and consultant, Michael has been able to gain knowledge in a plethora of roles across many industries.
He enjoys working with nonprofit organizations and specializes in this industry by offering a range of financial management services from basic accounting and reporting to CFO-level outsourced services. Also, Michael has experience in tax preparation and compliance services for nonprofits and helps to ensure they meet ongoing compliance requirements while strategizing for program growth. Sharing the consistent theme of mission, purpose, and knowledge, Michael sets himself apart as a CPA because he seeks to understand vision & mission first, which help to drive the financial conversations.
From whatever background or industry you come, Michael puts relationships first and wants to meet you and hear your story! For Michael, relationships are not just transactional, they are transformational!