Jerry Murphy

Jerald M. Murphy, CPA, CMA, CGMA, has more than 28 years of experience and is the Partner-in-Charge of Sikich’s Manufacturing and Distribution Services team. Jerry is a Certified Management Accountant, Certified Public Accountant as well as a Certified Global Management Accountant. He specializes in assurance services and provides business advisory services in areas such as operations improvement, strategic planning and mergers and acquisitions. Jerry serves on the firm’s Assurance Services Executive Committee.


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Illinois CPA Society
  • Institute of Management Accountants
  • Fox River Valley Chapter Institute of Management Accountants
  • Valley Industrial Association, Board of Directors, Executive Board
  • TMA, Illinois’ Premier Full Service Manufacturing Association
  • Fox Valley Family YMCA, Past Board of Directors
  • Mercy Services Foundation, Past Member, Board of Directors


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Eastern Illinois University
  • Certified Management Accountant, Institute of Management Accountants
  • Certified Global Management Accountant, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants