Plante Moran names 29 new partners

05 August 2022 2 min. read
More news on

Plante Moran, a Southfield, MI-headquartered accounting and consulting firm, has promoted 29 people to partner.

“We’re very excited to welcome these outstanding professionals to our partner group,” said Jim Proppe, managing partner of Plante Moran. “I’m confident these new partners will contribute greatly to the growth and continued success of the firm while making a positive impact on our staff and clients alike.”

Plante Moran’s new partners are:

Andrew Bogott, assurance, Schaumburg, IL
Brandon Bremer, transaction advisory services, Chicago
Bradley Bryant, assurance, Columbus
Doug Coursen, Plante Moran Financial Advisors, Auburn Hills, MI
Chris Derisley, Plante Moran Financial Advisors, Ann Arbor, MI
Felicia Donaldson, risk & accounting advisory services, Chicago
Crystal Eustis, assurance, Denver
Sara Farina, assurance, Schaumburg, IL
Dan Gerwe, tax, Cincinnati
Erin Guth, tax, Auburn Hills, MI

Drew Hayes, Plante Moran Trust, Southfield, MI
AJ Iafrate, assurance, Auburn Hills, MI
Bryan Kalina, assurance, Chicago
Laura LaPorte, tax, Macomb, MI
Mike Lipinski, cybersecurity, Southfield, MI
Ben Lipman, tax, Boulder, CO
Megan Malone, tax, Cleveland
Lesley McCarthy, transaction advisory services, Southfield, MI
Ben Milius, assurance, Denver
Jason Parish, tax, Chicago

Melanie Prevost, tax, Cincinnati
Chad Richard, tax, Denver
Sarah Schoesler, tax, Toledo, OH
Laura Taylor, employee benefits consulting, Grand Rapids, MI
Jessica Wargo, tax, Schaumburg, IL
Derek Weber, tax, Chicago
Adam Whitson, assurance, Traverse City, MI
Daniel Williams, transaction advisory services, Southfield, MI
Sarah Wolters, tax, Grand Rapids, MI

Founded in 1924, Plante Moran has more than 3,300 people across 20 offices in Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, and Colorado, as well as international locations in Mexico, India, China, and Tokyo. The firm provides audit, tax, wealth management, and consulting services to mid-market clients across industries. Plante Moran’s consulting division includes offerings in strategy, supply chain and operations, transactions, restructuring, talent, technology consulting, data analytics, and cybersecurity.

The firm ranked 14th on Inside Public Accounting’s Top 500 Firms 2022, with net revenue of $918.5 million.