Timothy J. Gavin, CPA
Senior Audit Manager
The newest member of the John Kasperek Co., Inc. team, Timothy J. Gavin, CPA, Senior Audit Manager, is responsible for the firm’s governmental audits, including municipalities villages, park districts, school districts, and other special districts. Tim is both an expert auditor and consultant, with 12 years of experience leading staff and performing audits, accounting services, financial reporting, agreed-upon procedures, and other consulting engagements for a wide range of clients in the Chicagoland area.
Tim serves as one of the firm's quality control leaders, ensuring the company is up to date with the most current standards and best practices. He is directly involved in both staff training and final audit review and has highly specialized skills in accounting/auditing software.
Apart from working with some of the best and most financially progressive Illinois governments, Tim continues to be an educator and presenter on various topics related to governmental accounting and financial reporting. He has been featured in industry publications such as Accounting Today and CPA Practice Advisor. Additionally, Tim serves on the Social Media Task Force for IGFOA, as a reviewer for GFOA's Financial Reporting Certificate Program, and has helped a large number of clients obtain both GFOA and ASBO certificates for excellence in financial reporting.
Tim earned his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Northern Illinois University and his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from North Central College.