Michael McLeskey, CPA, attended Utah State University in Logan, Utah where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in 2008 as well as his Master’s degree in Professional Accountancy with an emphasis in Taxation in 2009. Michael joined Haynie & Company’s tax department in 2009 and passed the CPA exam in 2010. In addition to being a CPA, Michael is also recognized as a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA). As a graduate student, Michael was the Attorney/ CPA Foundation’s grand prize winner in its annual essay contest. Michael has also been a volunteer instructor with the Utah Non-profits Association on multiple occasions. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Utah Association of Certified Public Accountants (UACPA) as well as the National Association of Certified Valuators & Analysts (NACVA)

Michael has been practicing accounting for 10 years and specializes in multistate taxation, partnership taxation, entity selection, S-corporation tax planning and compliance issues, IRS representation and resolution, high net worth individual taxation, valuation issues, as well as small business advisory and consulting.

Michael and his wife Kara have four children. Michael loves spending time with his family, staying connected with his community, and being involved in his church. In his free time, he enjoys playing tennis, guitar, piano, running, or relaxing with a good book.