With 19 years experience in tax and auditing, Stephen is the Director-in-Charge of the Cincinnati Office of Blue & Co., LLC. He has served clients in a broad range of businesses including manufacturing, distribution, construction, professional services, dealerships and nonprofits. As an external auditor, Stephen has worked on property development projects, involving Historic Tax Credits and New Market Tax Credits. Stephen has served as outsourced CFO for fast growth companies. Certified in business valuations, Stephen utilizes this expertise in connection with succession planning, estate planning and litigation support.
Stephen leads five roundtable groups including two for healthcare related practice administrators, two for construction Controller’s and CFOs, and one for leadership development for young professionals in the construction industry.
Stephen currently is on the editorial committee of a health care focused publication in Kentucky, is currently on the Board of Directors for Holly Hill Children’s Orphanage in Northern Kentucky, is active in his local Church as a Sunday School Teacher, and being the Dad of three boys, coaches several youth sports teams.
Stephen is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Kentucky Society of CPAs, the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce and Allied Construction Industries, where he is also the Chairman of the Education Committee.
Stephen is a graduate of Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky.