St. Louis, - R. Christopher (Chris) Madison, CPA/CFF, will join Anders CPAs + Advisors (Anders) as a Partner in the Audit and Advisory Services Group on Wednesday, November 15.
Madison, who has 30 years of public accounting experience, specializes in audit and advisory services for single and multi-employer pension and welfare plans. Widely recognized for his knowledge in working with these benefit plans, he is a frequent guest lecturer at industry conferences including the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP). In addition to his expertise in serving Taft-Hartley Benefit Plans, Madison also works on financial statement audits for manufacturers and distributors and other closely-held business and professional services firms, not-for-profit organizations and government entities.
“Adding Chris to the Anders team is a strategic step in our growth plan,” said Robert J. Minkler, Jr., managing partner. “We continue to purposefully expand existing service and industry lines and add targeted new ones to increase our reach in the marketplace. Chris’ experience and knowledge in pension and welfare plans, as well as in the niches that align with ours, enrich our position and fit-in seamlessly with our vision for growth.” Minkler added, “Culture is very important to all of us at Anders and Chris shares our vision and values, specifically in serving clients and providing opportunities for young professionals to create a firm of the future.”
Madison is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the State of Missouri, and is Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF). A member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA), Madison is also a member of the IFEBP and has served on the Professionals Committee. In the community, he serves as a Board and Executive Committee Member for Angels’ Arms, is a Board Member of the Osage Heritage Association, and was an inaugural Board Member of Kennedy Catholic High School. Madison holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg.
Anders has more than 185 partners and staff members, and over $30 million in revenue. For over 50 years, Anders has delivered full service accounting, tax, audit and advisory services to growth-oriented closely-held companies, organizations and individuals. The firm also specializes in outsourced accounting, valuation, forensics, technology and financial services. For more information, visit Anders at www.anderspa.com.