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Jeffrey L. Straus, CPA
Principal, Audit

“€My goal is to provide the highest quality of service to my clients and to always keep their best interests in mind. I want my clients to be so impressed with the care and quality of my work that they not only want to experience it again, but also want to share their experience with others.”


Jeff joined the team at Maner Costerisan in 2006.  His current role in the audit department he performs attestation work, as well as providing traditional audit and agreed upon procedure services.  He works primarily with nonprofit and governmental organizations.  Jeff also serves on the firm’s education services group, which works with several school districts throughout Michigan.

Jeff is a dedicated accountant who always makes the needs of his clients his top priority.  He attributes his success to his strong work ethic and passion for business.  Jeff became interested in accounting when he saw how accounting impacts the many different facets of business.

Jeff grew up in Beal City and currently resides in DeWitt with his wife, Angie, and their daughters. In his free time Jeff enjoys running, reading, golfing, hunting and spending time with his family. Jeff is also a devoted Detroit Lions, Detroit Tigers and MSU Athletics fan.

Designations

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Michigan

Memberships
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)
  • Lansing Jaycees
    • Assistant Treasurer
  • Ingham County Pheasants Forever
    • Board Member
  • Michigan State University Alumni Association
Education
  • Michigan State University
    • Master of Science, Accounting
    • Bachelor of Arts, Accounting