Michael Smith CPA, CFE - Partner

Background & Expertise

Mike is a partner and team leader of the firm’s Construction division. He manages a team composed of a wide range of construction industry experts, including engineers and estimators, Construction Industry Technicians (CIT), Certified Construction Industry Financial Professionals (CCIFP), Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE), Certified Exit Planning Advisors (CEPA), financial planners, and past CEOs and CFOs of construction companies.
Mike provides business, accounting and auditing services for a variety of clients with a primary focus on construction contractors, auto dealerships, and manufacturers. As a result of this work, Mike has developed extensive experience with respect to compliance and reporting requirements for these industries, as well as the evaluation and design of internal accounting systems.  Mike is also extensively involved in auditing employee benefits for clients in a wide variety of commercial and tax-exempt industries.
In addition to being a CPA, Mike is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). He works with the firm's fraud prevention, investigation and litigation services, as well as its fraud hotline service (Bonadio Fraud & Abuse Hotline). As a CFE, Mike has provided fraud prevention and investigation services to more than 100 organizations.