Background & Experience

Michael Gentry, a Director with KatzAbosch, joined the firm in 1998. Mike serves on the firm’s Board of Directors and as Co-Chair of the Construction Services Group. He has provided accounting and tax services to contractors and construction firms for more than 15 years. In addition, he services closely-held businesses. A dedicated professional, Mike holds the prestigious distinction of Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP), a certification held by less than 50 professionals in Maryland and less than 1,000 professionals in the United States. He is also a CCA, certified construction auditor. This nationally recognized certification is sponsored by the National Association of Construction Auditors. By applying his knowledge of the latest trends and changes in the construction industry, he helps clients achieve their financial and personal goals.

Education

Frostburg State University, Bachelor of Science

Areas of Specialization

Mike provides a full range of accounting and tax services for clients, including:

  • Tax planning
  • Financial reporting
  • Assistance in obtaining bonding and financing
  • Business succession planning
  • Job cost systems evaluation
  • Software consultation
  • Industry specific advice and assistance to construction and real estate companies

Professional Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant, 1998
  • Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional, 2010
  • Certified Construction Auditor, 2012