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Michael Pappas CPA, CEPA

-Education and Certification

  • John Carroll University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Major Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA)
  • AICPA National Conference on Employee Benefit Plans
  • AICPA Conference on Tax Strategies for High- Income Individuals
  • AICPA National Accounting & Auditing Technical Symposium
  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) – Boot Camp

-Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • CPA Associates International, Past National Chairman of Accounting & Auditing Committee

-Community and Professional Involvement

  • Singing Angels, President and Chief Executive Officer
  • John Carroll University, Athletic Hall of Fame Selection Committee
  • John Carroll University, Blue & Gold Club, Past President and Executive Committee Member

Michael Pappas is the director in charge of the accounting and assurance services department as well as the lead director of the manufacturing and distribution group. With over 35 years of experience helping privately-held business owners build and maintain their net worth, Mike works closely with clients to create strategic business plans and establish reporting and information systems to measure success.

His expertise spans many areas, including construction and service enterprises, such as logistic companies, software companies, and architects. In addition, he specializes in succession planning and benchmarking services. By working with a diverse group of clients, Mike offers a broad base of knowledge and provides a valuable perspective to his clients.

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