Daniel Warmels, CPA

Dan Warmels co-founded Warmels & Comstock in 1994. Dan creates partnerships to maximize his clients’ earning potential, develop and grow their businesses and, where appropriate, plan for their retirement. An experienced CPA, Dan is a highly regarded expert in his field. Certified in valuation analysis and financial forensics, and accredited in business valuations, Dan often […]

Kevin Dehner, CPA

Kevin Dehner understands the complexities of today’s business environment and helps clients develop financial strategies to optimize their business performance. His diverse background includes significant expertise in audit, tax and M&A practices. Kevin has served as a business advisor for public, private, domestic and multinational companies from a broad-based industry profile including consumer products, technology, […]

Philip Hurak, JD

Philip Hurak is a multifaceted business leader who leverages tax and financial strategies to help clients achieve strategic cost savings and business growth goals. He is well versed in optimizing in State & Local Tax (SALT) and helps clients across multiple industries understand the various rules for each taxing jurisdiction, including those that cross state […]

Jim Barney

Jim Barney, President of Definity Partners, has a passion for helping companies succeed. With P&L responsibilities for the majority of his career, Jim is keenly aware of how strategic decisions impact a company’s ability to prosper. His prior experience includes senior leadership roles in both domestic and international operations where he implemented successful strategies for […]

Kay D. Comstock, CPA, CGMA

Kay D. Comstock is a certified public accountant with over 25 years of experience. Over the course of her career, Kay has gained significant financial statement experience with a variety of clients across multiple industries. Her commitment to comprehensive client services includes working with clients in the preparation, compilation, review or audit of their financial […]

Vickie Crouch, CPA

Vickie Crouch was the primary audit partner at Layton & Richardson for 25 years before joining Clark Schaefer Hackett in 2019. She is responsible for numerous aspects of audit, review, compilation and tax services for closely-held and family-owned businesses and not-for-profit organizations. Industries that she works with include affordable housing, real estate, construction, not-for-profit and […]

Eric Golus, CPA

Eric Golus is one of the newest Shareholders at Clark Schaefer Hackett following the merger in 2017 with LublinSussman. Eric was with LublinSussman Group for 20 years as an audit partner of the firm. He specializes in providing accounting, auditing, tax, and business consulting services, and has significant experience with for-profit and non-profit organizations, including […]

Scott McRill, CPA

Scott McRill is a trusted advisor to clients planning to buy or sell a business. He is skilled in guiding private equity and corporate clients on acquisition and divestiture activity, including due diligence, integration planning and implementation, transaction structuring, valuation, and divestiture planning and preparation. His financial skills, combined with his effective personal style, have […]

Brendan J. Walsh, JD, MBA, CCSP

Brendan Walsh, JD Clark Schaefer Hackett

Brendan’s experience is in tax consulting for businesses and their owners. His work focuses on strategic tax planning to minimize tax exposure, specializing in fixed asset strategies, depreciation, cost segregation, and tangible property regulations in the construction and real estate industries. With over 10 years of experience, Brendan has worked with companies ranging from start-ups […]

Jesse C. Young, CPA

Jesse Young, CPA, Clark Schaefer Hackett

Since 2005 Jesse Young has provided audit and financial consulting services for a variety of affordable housing and not-for-profit organizations, and specializes in assisting federally qualified health centers (FQHCs), community action agencies, affordable housing developers and managers, and organizations needing a Single Audit. Jesse has extensive affordable housing experience with HUD, Rural Development and Low-Income […]