As a Consultant and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt for Boomer Consulting Inc., Michael leverages his past CPA firm experience to provide factual, reliable and thorough results on client engagements. He focuses on Lean Six Sigma Projects and Training; Strategic Planning; Technology Planning; and engagements designed to fulfill the custom needs of CPA firms across the country.
Michael excels at synthesizing large amounts of data while identifying the most crucial information. Being careful to follow the best process, he blends different approaches to solve problems and accomplish goals. Never one to change for the sake of change, Michael carefully considers when to experiment and when to stick with a proven method.
Michael is passionate about helping others which shows up in his ability to think deeply about complex topics and then translate solution options in clear way for others to understand. He also is very organized and able to make a plan of action and then follow through. Michael also enjoys learning new things and finding ways to incorporate these new ideas into his work.
Prior to Boomer Consulting, Inc., Michael was with Graco Inc. and various Minneapolis area CPA firms, including CBIZ MHM. He has over 19 years of public and industry accounting experience. During his time in public accounting, Michael serviced clients in various audit, tax and consulting roles. He especially enjoyed the many opportunities to work on internal process improvement and technology utilization projects, which he'll be able to leverage to provide insightful advice on client engagements
Michael holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Michael is an avid runner having completed 11 marathons, he and his wife, Tina, live in Maple Grove, MN with their son, Spencer and daughter, Morgan.