Partners

Whether you’re an individual, business, or organization, our people are here to help you solve your challenges.

We’re well known for our industry-leading ' People + Process ' approach that focuses on assisting clients in solving their challenges and exceeding their goals. Our young partner group brings fresh ideas to your organization, along with a passion for helping you find success.

You need an accountant. But you also need a trusted advisor—an advocate—who can ‘Go Beyond the Numbers’ to help you make sound financial decisions.

Learn more about who we are:

Jay Abdo, CPA

As a Business Partner, Jay strives to help his clients reach their goals and overcome challenges.

Jack Abdo, CPA

As a Nonprofit/Business Partner, Jack oversees audits for businesses and nonprofits throughout Minnesota.

Steve Anseth, CPA

As the Nonprofit Group Leader, Steve helps organizations succeed by improving their operations and internal controls.

Andy Berg, CPA

As a Government Partner, Andy helps local governments throughout Minnesota serve their communities more efficiently.

Scott Danger, CPA, CVA

As a Business Partner and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), Scott helps clients understand the value of their business.

Stephen Dennis, JD, CPA, ABV

As a Business Partner and Valuation/Litigation Support Specialist, Steve specializes in determining the value of businesses and advising clients on contract disputes and other civil actions.

Brad Falteysek, CPA

As a Government Partner, Brad specializes in helping local governments find creative ways to reduce costs and improve efficiency.

Rick Francis, CPA

As a Business Partner, Rick helps clients uncover problem situations and overcome issues in the areas of audit, tax, estate, and succession planning.

Kevin Kalal, CPA, MBT

As a Business Partner, Kevin focuses his practice on providing accounting, tax, audit, and consulting services to businesses and nonprofits.

Al Landgraff, CPA

As a Business Partner, Al helps businesses and individuals navigate uncertainties and changes headed their way.

Scott Mason, CPA

As a Business Partner, Scott helps family-owned and closely held businesses stay ahead of the game.

Doug McDonald, CPA

As a Business Partner, Doug helps business organizations, particularly those within the realm of professional services, develop creative solutions for challenges ranging from choosing the right entity type to increasing business value.

Steve McDonald, CPA

Under Steve’s leadership, AEM has helped thousands of governments, nonprofits, businesses, and individuals throughout Minnesota find their path to success.

Jean McGann, CPA

As a Partner and President of AEM Financial Solutions, LLC, Jean develops creative, customized solutions to help her clients uncover potential cost-savings and operate more efficiently.

Kyle Meyers, CPA

As a Government Partner, Kyle finds ways to help governments and nonprofit organizations serve their communities more efficiently.

Judd Nordquist, CPA

As a Business Partner, Judd helps business owners with business and tax planning, mergers and acquisitions, cash flow management, budgeting, and overhead computations.

Tom Olinger, CPA

As a Government Partner, Tom specializes in helping local governments find creative ways to serve their communities more efficiently.

Karen Post, CPA

As a Business Partner, Karen encourages and guides her clients in achieving their financial- and business-related goals.

Chris Powers, CPA

As a Business Partner, Chris specializes in helping businesses and nonprofits grow.

Brad Reich, CPA, PFS

As AEM’s Attest Services Leader, Brad helps clients address challenges ranging from risk management to organizational restructuring and strategic planning.

Matt Ringwelski, CPA

As a Business Partner, Matt helps his clients incorporate best practices, such as cash flow management, budgeting and planning, into their daily operations.

Josh Sherburne, CPA

As a Business Partner, Josh helps emerging growth companies get to where they want to be.

Andy Thom, CPA

As AEM’s Manufacturing Industry Leader, Andy helps clients steer through changes in tax regulations, economic conditions, supply costs, and competition.

Steve Toelle, CPA

As a Business Partner, Steve helps clients minimize income tax obligations through thoughtful planning and preparation.