Mike joined the Donovan team as a Tax and Business Strategy Consultant in 2022. He brings over 42 years of experience. Mike graduated with highest distinction from Indiana University in 1980 with a B.S. degree in accounting. He has extensive experience serving the tax and accounting needs of businesses and their owners. He has also developed significant experience in serving nonprofit organizations, for which he was recognized by his peers as an “Indiana Super CPA” in the November 2008 Indiana Business Magazine. He serves on the Great Lakes Region of the TE/GE Council. He also has served on various committees of the Indiana CPA Society and is currently a member of the Key Legislative Contact and Government Relations Advisory Council. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Tax Section. He is licensed as a CPA in both Indiana and Florida. In May 2015, Mike was recognized by the Indiana CPA Society as the Outstanding CPA in Public Practice.
Mike loves that, every day, one is both a student, whether learning some new technical matter or business strategy, and a teacher, whether mentoring a new staff person or advising a client on a transaction.
Mike is very active in civic and charitable activities and has served as a board member and Treasurer of Joy’s House (an adult day services organization) and currently serves on the board of the Indiana Latino Institute. He previously served on a variety of other boards of nonprofits and churches. He has also been a frequent speaker to various professional, business and civic groups on a variety of tax matters.
Mike enjoys travel, walking and hiking, and spending time with his wife and family.