Mark Kerman, CPA CVA
Mark is Siepert’s managing partner and a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Valuation Analyst and General Securities Representative. He joined Siepert & Co., LLP in 2004 and specializes in business valuation analysis, income tax preparation and consulting for individuals, businesses and fiduciaries. He brings a unique perspective to his analysis of financial data stemming from his understanding of what drives value for business entities. He is uniquely qualified to assist clients in every facet of the business cycle from infancy through generational transfer. Prior to his experience with public accounting, Mark also worked eleven years in the private sector as a controller. He understands the challenges that businesses face with internal processing and financial literacy, and he works with clients on the key components of financial results that are critical to their overall success.
Mark received his Bachelor of Arts in Accountancy with High Honors in December 1995 and became a Certified Public Accountant in August 1997. He received his Series 7 license in 2014 and his Series 66 license in 2015. In 2017, Mark became certified as a valuation analyst through the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts. He is an ex-officio board member of the DeKalb County Convention and Visitors Bureau and DeKalb Chamber of Commerce. A 2016 Hall of Fame inductee for the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce, his past community involvement includes DeKalb Leadership Academy Advisory Committee (Chair), DeKalb County KEYS Initiative (Chair), ReNew Our Schools (Finance Committee Chair), Bridges of River Mist Homeowners Association (Treasurer), and Huskies on Parade (Treasurer). Mark’s honors include Outstanding Leader, DeKalb Leadership Academy; Certificate of Achievement, DeKalb County Partnership for a Safe, Active and Family Environment; Certificate of Appreciation, DeKalb School District 428.