“You see the full picture of a company by understanding the numbers. I enjoy getting that inside perspective in order to make the best recommendations.”
Dan worked as an in-house accountant for one year before transitioning to public accounting. The majority of his work at HG&K comprises of managing audits, reviews and compilations of small to medium sized business clients. He also represents family limited partnerships on general accounting needs to help them track their financial position and make smart investment decisions.
He enjoys the variety of clients, which include construction or manufacturing businesses, restaurants or homeowners associations. One day he may advise on sales tax questions and another proper GAAP treatment, but always with an eye toward solutions and responsive client service.
Dan received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Minnesota State University – Mankato in 2002. He serves as the treasurer on his homeowners association board.
“I think our goal in accounting is to provide a respectable service that gives our clients the best financial outcome while avoiding surprises.”
Dan is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants.
“I grew up on a farm in Southern Minnesota and will head home sometimes to lend a hand.”
Outside of his professional life, Dan is commonly found spending time with his wife and two sons. Dan enjoys all sports and especially loves to play basketball and softball, along with coaching his son's youth t-ball and other teams.