National Consulting Leader
Brian serves as the national consulting leader for RSM US LLP (RSM). In this role, he leads professionals across RSM’s three primary consulting service lines: financial advisory, risk advisory, and technology and management consulting.
Brian has been the leader of various consulting practices since 1998. These practices have grown significantly in revenue and profits in a variety of different industries and geographies, including new markets. In 2014, Brian was chosen as one of the nation’s Top 25 Consultants by Consulting Magazine. In 2005, he was recognized and awarded with RSM’s highest honor – Partner of the Year – for accomplishments in guiding the technology consulting practice into one of RSM’s most successful units. Brian has also served as a member of the RSM US LLP Board of Directors from 2011 to 2015.
Brian has led over 500 engagements in technology strategic planning, assessments, organizational design and effectiveness, CIO executive coaching and implementation projects. He has partnered with client organizations to facilitate innovative solutions that align people, processes and technology to accomplish their business goals. His unique experience as a financial auditor helped him develop the business background needed to guide organizations through complex technology implementations to achieve productivity, growth, and strategic objectives and gain other advantages.
- CPA and member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants (ISCPA)
- Graduate of the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls
- Graduate of University of Chicago Graduate School of Business through RSM’s Business Advisor Program, a high level executive educational program designed specifically for firm leadership