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Joel W. Korson

Joel W.

CPA, CCIFP, Senior Manager

Small & Midsize Businesses

Joel W. Korson, CPA, CCIFP, Senior Manager

Joel is a senior manager in Maner Costerisan’s Audit department. He started at the firm as a tax intern in 2013 before starting full-time in the Audit department in 2014.

In his role as a senior manager, Joel provides accounting, audit, tax and consulting services to the firm’s small and midsize business clients, specializing in the construction and manufacturing industries. In 2021, he earned the Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP) designation, joining an exclusive group of fewer than 2,000 professionals nationwide to receive the coveted industry designation.

Joel’s enthusiasm for problem-solving and helping clients with their business problems makes him a tremendous asset to Maner. In addition to his commitment to supporting clients and continuing his own professional growth and development, Joel is passionate about developing associates within the firm.

Joel is a graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting. He lives in Haslett, Michigan, and is an active uncle to seven nieces and nephews that live close by. In his downtime, Joel enjoys hunting, hiking, running and woodworking.

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Years of Experience



American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)

Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)


Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP)