Derek is a CPA and earned a bachelors degrees of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from the University of Wisconsin La Crosse. He has over 11 years of public accounting experience, exclusively serving clients in the insurance industry.
Derek is responsible for managing audit engagements, preparing and reviewing tax returns, and training internal staff. In addition to audit and tax engagements, Derek also leads an outsourced accounting function for an insurance company client. Derek is a member of the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants, holds an Associate in Insurance Accounting and Finance (AIAF), and is working toward the Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter Designation (CPCU). Derek has developed a wide array of experience serving property/casualty insurers, life insurers, and dental insurers, consulting with clients on a host of accounting and reporting matters, and presenting to Boards and Audit Committees.