Jerry Murphy

Manufacturing & Distribution Industry Vertical Leader

Jerald M. Murphy, CPA, CMA, CGMA, has more than 30 years of experience providing accounting services and is currently the Industry Vertical Leader of Sikich’s Manufacturing and Distribution Services practice. 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 solutions in areas such as operations improvement, strategic planning, and mergers and acquisitions.


  • 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
  • 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