Sean KerschenChief Financial Officer
Prior to joining Kimmel & Associates, Sean spent seven years at Dixon Hughes Goodman, a public accounting firm. As Senior Manager in the tax department, he enjoyed creating and implementing innovative solutions for his clients. He specializes in CFO advisory services, primarily for those in the automotive industry. He has worked with Fortune 500 companies, top 20 automotive groups, and local businesses on a variety of services, including:
- Restructuring entities
- Structuring transactions
- Consulting on utilization of captive finance companies
- Succession planning
- Developing growth strategies
- Analyzing tax saving opportunities
- Process-improvement techniques
- Corporate, partnership, and individual tax planning
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance and a master’s degree in Accounting from Wake Forest University. He is a licensed CPA in North Carolina.
Sean is passionate about creating high-performing teams and developing individuals. He enjoys teaching and has led numerous internal and external seminars on topics ranging from strategic planning for CFOs to tax trainings for CPAs.
In his spare time, Sean enjoys spending time with his wife, Ashley, and their young daughter, Anneliese. He is an avid sports fan and hopes to be able to coach his daughter in basketball one day.