Alex is currently working on obtaining his CPA license. He has been a part of the firm since January 2020.
What university or universities did you attend and what made you choose that university?
Oakland Community College: I wanted to finish my basic classes to focus on my major.
Walsh College: It is a very good business school, which would make me ready for my career.
When did you decide to go into the accounting field and why?
I decided to go into accounting after one teacher at Oakland Community College really broke down what the field is and made accounting interesting.
Why did you decide to work in public accounting, rather than private sector?
I thought the private sector would be repetitive and would grow boring. In public accounting, there is much more variance.
What do you like best about what you do?
It seems I am learning something new every day.
What do you like to do in your free time?
I like to read, cook, and spend time with friends.
Tell us about an organization that you are a member and why you enjoy being part of that organization or why you picked it?
The VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars), my brother is a soldier and I like to help out when I can.
Where is your favorite place to travel?
Northern Michigan, on the water.
Where would you like to vacation that you have not and why?
Sicily, my family is from there; and I would like to see my roots someday.
What is your favorite type of music (Pop, Rock, Country or Classic)?
Classic Rock n Roll.
What is your favorite sports team?
Detroit Lions. One day they will win.
What is on your bucket list?
Skydiving and traveling to various parts of the world.
What is your favorite movie?
Count of Monte Cristo or Shawshank Redemption
If you could have dinner with one person in history, who would it be?
James Madison, He was one of the most influential philosophers that shaped the constitution.
What was your first car?
I bought a 2006 Cadillac CTS shortly after high school.