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CPA, Principal, Director


Jeff Staley, CPA, Principal, Director, Audit Department Head

Jeff serves as a principal and is the director of the firm’s Audit department, he specializes in providing comprehensive audit services to governmental entities, including townships and school districts.  Jeff also regularly performs audits and reviews of several for-profit and nonprofit organizations, as well as audits of trade associations. He is a single audit expert and has obtained the AICPA Advanced Single Audit certification.  He is a member of Maner Costerisan’s Education Niche Committee and Director of Quality Control.

Jeff was inspired to pursue an accounting career due to his strength in working with numbers.  Today he attributes his success to the hard work he has demonstrated over the years.  Jeff’s willingness to put in the necessary time and effort to complete projects in an efficient and accurate manner is a testament to his dedication for his clients’ success.

Jeff currently resides in Lansing, Michigan.

The best piece of advice someone has given me professionally is don't be afraid to take a chance. You may fail, but courage isn't defined as how many times you fall, but the willingness to pick yourself back up and try again.

Years of Experience



American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)

Central Michigan School Business Officials (CMSBO)

Michigan School Business Officials (MSBO)


Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

AICPA Single Audit – Advanced Certificate