Donovan CPAs and Advisors, a leading local accounting, tax and business consulting firm based in central Indiana with offices in Avon and Indianapolis, is excited to announce the promotion of Benjamin A. “BJ” Lippert to Partner. With over 10 years of experience, BJ leads Donovan’s Assurance Services practice.
BJ has vast experience in working with a number of different industries, including technology, manufacturing, wholesale and distribution, not-for-profit, and charter schools. He also specializes in 401(k) audits.
“With his broad background, BJ is well positioned to play an integral role in growing Donovan’s Assurance Services team and clients throughout the State of Indiana,” stated Rex Miller, Partner at Donovan. “We are honored to promote BJ to our leadership team, and we are confident he will continually bring clients the personalized service and expert knowledge all Donovan clients deserve.”
Jeff Donovan, Managing Partner of Donovan added, “BJ brings a unique background, expertise and innovation to our leadership team. We’re extremely excited to promote BJ as Partner. His understanding of what it takes to assist clients in leading, growing and securing their businesses for the future is vital to the Donovan team.”
About Benjamin A. “BJ” Lippert
BJ has more than 10 years of experience in the public accounting field, serving all types of businesses from large, publicly-traded clients to small locally-owned clients.
BJ is a local Bulldog Alumnus. He received both his Masters in Professional Accountancy and Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Butler University. In 2015, BJ joined the Donovan team where he leads the firm’s Assurance Services team. He is responsible for audits, reviews, compilations and consulting with clients in all industries served by the firm.
BJ is passionate about developing young professionals and building an atmosphere of encouragement and support. He has a strong belief that staff development leads to retention, retention leads to opportunities and opportunities lead people to want to serve clients with excellence.
When he is not bringing a continuous improvement environment to the Donovan team, he can be found spending time with his family. As a husband and father, BJ starts and ends everyday with his family’s best interests in mind.
BJ is heavily involved in the community and he currently serves as the Treasurer for First Meridian Heights Presbyterian Church. He is also a member of the Indiana CPA Society and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. In the past, BJ has also served as a member of the Finance Committee for Fairbanks, and on the Emerging Leaders Alliance and Leadership Cabinet for the Indiana CPA Society.
Donovan CPAs and Advisors, a full-service CPA firm offering comprehensive accounting, tax and business advisory services to clients across central Indiana, has been a complete financial-needs resource for over 40 years, which means we have a solid track record of success. We not only help our clients work toward reaching their present and future financial goals, we provide an array of specialty support services designed to make their life easier. It’s that simple.
We’re not your parent’s CPA firm. We’re not boring stuffed shirts who only care about the bottom line. In fact, the opposite is true. We’re a team with colorful personalities and great senses of humor, with a genuine interest in our clients’ financial health and welfare.