Michael Gentry, CPA, CCIFP, CCA
KatzAbosch is pleased to congratulate Michael Gentry, CPA, CCIFP, CCA upon his election by the Board of Directors as Director of the firm, effective January 1. Besides recently joining the firm’s Board of Directors, Mike co-chairs the Construction Group and heads up the firm’s Pricing and Realization committee.
Mike joined the firm in 1998 and has provided accounting and tax services to contractors and construction firms for more than 15 years. In addition, he services closely-held businesses in the distribution, healthcare, and transportation sectors. A dedicated professional, Michael holds the prestigious distinction of Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP), a certification held by less than 50 professionals in Maryland and less than 1000 professionals in the United States. He is also a CCA, Certified Construction Auditor. This nationally recognized certification is sponsored by the National Association of Construction Auditors. He applies his knowledge of the latest trends and changes in the construction industry through writing articles helping clients achieve their financial and personal goals. Mike provides a full range of accounting and tax services for clients, including: tax planning, financial reporting, assistance in obtaining bonding and financing, business succession planning, estate planning, job cost systems evaluation, software consultation, and industry specific advice and assistance to construction and real estate companies. He is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA), Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA), Associated Builders and Contractors, Events Committee Member, Harford County Contractor Association, Harford County Chamber of Commerce, and Harford Leadership Academy, 2005.
“Mike started his public accounting career with KatzAbosch and hasn’t looked back. It’s fair to say Mike is immersed in almost every aspect of the firm’s success. Mike, congratulations on your latest achievement and we wish you many, many more years of success at KatzAbosch,” said Mark Cissell, CPA, President and CEO of KatzAbosch.
Founded in 1969, KatzAbosch is one of the largest CPA and business consulting services in the Mid-Atlantic region. As a Maryland accounting firm, our mission is to provide the highest quality accounting, tax, financial and management consulting services to our regional clients. We understand the needs and challenges of our clients and we have made it our obligation to create, grow and protect asset value. KatzAbosch is consistently named a Best Accounting Firm to Work For in Accounting Today and as one of the Top Workplaces in The Baltimore Sun five years in a row. Our firm is also ranked among the Top 15 Largest Accounting Firms in the Baltimore Area by the Baltimore Business Journal.