Kyle began his career as an auditor with PKF Mueller in 2014, immediately following his graduation from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He performs audits and reviews primarily for construction, manufacturing, and service industry clients.
Kyle is a hardworking professional who thoroughly enjoys getting to know his clients. His favorite part of the job is developing personal yet professional relationships with clients that will last a lifetime. This interest includes finding ways to add value to current client organizations outside of standard attestation/assurance work.
Kyle’s primary role at PKF Mueller has been as a member of the Risk & Controls Team, where he performs Service Organization Controls engagements (SOC 1 and SOC 2 examinations). He conducts these engagements for a wide variety of clients and related systems. These range from payroll and financial services companies to advanced application software platforms, managed security service providers, and data centers. Kyle works with these clients nationwide, including cutting-edge technology companies residing in what is known as “Silicon Beach” in Los Angeles, California.
Kyle is also heavily involved in due diligence work for potential acquisitions, both on the buy-side and sell-side. Most engagements include due diligence work related to private equity acquisition targets.
Education & Certifications
- B.S. in Accounting, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014
- Licensed Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, 2018
- Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), 2019
- Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP), 2021
Professional & Civic Organizations
- Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) Member