Wade Kaesebier

Wade Kaesebier, CPA, is a tax partner with more than 15 years of experience serving a variety of clients, including agribusinesses and small businesses. Wade assists individuals and businesses with tax services, accounting services, business formations and wealth management. His expertise is in agribusiness, and he has a strong knowledge of trusts and estates. Affiliations  …

Drew Long

Drew Long, CPA, is a partner in tax services with nearly 20 years of experience. He specializes in providing income tax planning and consulting solutions to individuals and closely held businesses and their related owners. Drew helps his clients identify tax saving strategies and stay abreast of tax regulations affecting their businesses. He serves a …

Tom Leach

Thomas K. Leach, CPA, is the market lead for the Decatur office. He has more than 30 years of experience serving clients in a variety of industries. He has extensive experience working with not-for-profit organizations and local governmental and commercial audit clients. In addition, his expertise includes supervising audits of large State of Illinois agencies, …

Tom Krehbiel

Thomas R. Krehbiel, CPA, CISA, is the partner-in-charge of CPA services firm-wide and serves on Sikich’s Executive Management Committee. Tom has more than 30 years of experience serving clients and specializes in information systems controls reviews, SOC 1, SOC 2 and SOC 3 engagements. In addition, Tom has extensive experience in providing audit and consulting …

Tom Bayer

Thomas E. Bayer, CPA, CExP, is the market lead for the Indianapolis, Indiana region. He has more than 25 years of experience providing a broad range of accounting, tax and business advisory services to commercial clients across various industries. Tom has specialized expertise in the areas of business succession planning, tax planning and compliance, and …

Richard Lynch

Richard Lynch, CPA, is the partner-in-charge of the firm’s not-for-profit (NFP) and higher education practice and the market lead for the Central Illinois region. Working in public accounting since 2000, Richard has extensive experience providing audit, tax, accounting and management consulting services to a variety of clients, including businesses, financial institutions, public and private universities, …

Michelle Usher

Michelle Usher, CPA, is a partner in the Springfield office with more than 15 years of tax planning, preparation and consulting experience. Michelle serves clients in the construction, retail, real estate, manufacturing and distribution industries, as well as individuals, not-for-profit organizations, trusts and estates. Her focus is on individuals, partnerships and corporations, with a specialization …

Jim Savio

James R. Savio, CPA, MAS, is responsible for providing technical services to Sikich’s governmental clients in all areas of governmental accounting, auditing, financial reporting, revenue and expenditure forecasting and cash and debt management. Jim has participated in hundreds of audits of municipalities and other governmental units since he began his career with Sikich in 1995. …

Dan Berg

Daniel A. Berg, CPA, is a partner on Sikich’s governmental services team. With more than 35 years of experience in public accounting, Dan concentrates on all areas of accounting, auditing, financial reporting, budget development, revenue and expenditure forecasting, cash and debt management and cable television franchise agreed-upon procedures. He has participated in more than 1,200 …

Chad Lucas

Chad A. Lucas, CPA, is a partner in the Springfield office. He has more than 20 years of experience providing clients a broad range of audit, accounting, tax and consulting services. Chad has served clients in the local government, construction, agribusiness, healthcare, and manufacturing and distribution industries. Affiliations American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Illinois …

Brian LeFevre

Brian D. LeFevre, CPA, MBA, is responsible for providing technical services to Sikich’s governmental clients in all areas of governmental accounting, auditing, financial reporting, budget development, revenue and expenditure forecasting, and cash and debt management. Brian has participated in hundreds of audits of municipalities and other governmental units since he began his career with Sikich …

Angela Leach

Angela Leach, CPA, is a partner in the Springfield office with more than 30 years of public accounting experience. She is directly responsible for overseeing the accounting services department of Sikich as well as providing accounting services to clients. Angie focuses on accounting services and tax to not-for-profit clients and for-profit entities. Affiliations  American Institute …

Andrew Paoni

As a partner with Sikich Financial, Andrew Paoni, MBA, CFP®, CFA, specializes in portfolio management and financial planning, helping clients learn how to reach their personal financial goals. Andrew has over 14 years of experience as a financial advisor and assisting clients in spending and saving money efficiently so that they can enjoy a successful …

Andy Lascody

Andrew J. Lascody, Jr., CPA, is a partner in the Springfield office and has more than 20 years of experience providing clients a broad range of audit, accounting, tax and business consulting services. Andy serves individuals and small and mid-size businesses in various industries including agriculture, real estate, not-for-profit and government. His focus is on …

Amy Sherwood

Amy L. Sherwood, CPA, CISA, is a government partner in the Springfield office. She has more than 24 years of experience in providing audit and consulting services to not-for-profit clients and Illinois State agencies. Amy also specializes in Service Organization Control (SOC) engagements. Affiliations American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Illinois CPA Society Ronald McDonald House of …