Mike is a member of BKD National Manufacturing & Distribution Group and serves as the firm’s industry tax leader for this group. In this role, Mike coordinates the communication of developing tax issues to group members and clients. He serves numerous clients in the manufacturing, distribution, construction and real estate industries. He recently completed a four-year term on the firm’s tax committee, which sets policies and procedures for BKD’s tax practice.
He has extensive experience providing tax planning services for public and privately owned businesses in manufacturing, distribution, financial services, real estate, construction and professional services industries. Mike also has experience in personal tax planning for corporate executives and business owners. Before joining BKD, he was a partner for 15 years with a large international firm.
Mike is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants.
He is a former Southeast Missouri University Foundation board chairperson and now serves as chairperson of the Missouri Research Corporation, which is the research foundation associated with the university. He also is a member of the Kingdom House board of directors and former chairperson of its Comprehensive Development Steering Committee.
Mike is a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, with a B.S. degree in business administration.