Jeffrey G. Olson, CPA, MTX , Stephen M. Rogut, CPA, James W. Lahm, CPA/ABV, Stafford W. Huff, CPA,
Stephen M. Rogut, CPA
COO and Partner
Stephen has been a partner since 1999 and works with many of the firm's largest clients coordinating audits and preparing financial statements.
In addition, he
conducts internal control studies and provides compliance and consulting services to clients in industries including manufacturing, distribution, professional services, real estate and not-for-profit.
also performs the firm's technical reviews on all retirement plan audits, as well as all other financial statement engagements.
Known for his
organizational and interpersonal skills, as well as his
strong work ethic, Stephen
is often in the office before the sun rises preparing for his
dual role as both the Chief Operating Officer of the firm and an audit partner.
Stephen has been COO for the past seven years, and ensures that the firm functions smoothly and profitably just like any of the professional service firms BNKJ represents.
In addition to his
client and administrative responsibilities, Stephen
coordinates the recruitment of the firm's professional and administrative staff.
ability to find individuals that match our firm's needs and culture has enabled BNKJ
to keep our people, grow our firm and maintain pace with our increasing and diverse client base.
is a native of Cape Town, South Africa, and earned accounting and law degrees from the University of Cape Town
Before moving to the United States in 1986, Stephen
was employed with Arthur Andersen