Our Team

Bringing knowledge and superior service to every client.

We are a family-minded business based on a culture of partnership and dedication.  We offer the kind of experience and talent expected from a much larger firm. We ensure each client benefits from the expertise of our entire firm.  Each of our clients, not only has an accountant that works with them, but they have a team of people striving to help them with the success of their business.

Our team includes twelve accountants, eight bookkeepers, five payroll professionals, and many other important supporting team members.  Each team member is committed to the investments in time and knowledge to push your business goals forward.  We pride ourselves on personalized, superior service.

Pierre Langlois

Pierre Langlois is a graduate of Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts with a degree in accounting. Pierre is licensed in Wisconsin and Illinois. Pierre has been with the firm since 2003 and has more than 20 years experience in all facets of accounting, tax and review services. He credits his success to having a great team around him and treating every client like family.

Pierre has served on various boards of directors and is currently serving on Nippersink District 2 school board and the RSGSA soccer board. He enjoys spending time outdoors with his family.

Renee Perks

Renee Perks joined our team in 2003. She is a graduate of National Louis University with a degree in accounting. Renee is licensed in Illinois. Renee has more than 15 years experience running her own business prior to joining us.

Renee is a life-long resident of Antioch, Illinois. She is involved in her community, including formerly serving as the Treasurer of the Lake County Chamber of Commerce. Renee’s friendly and welcoming demeanor makes her an asset to her clients and the firm.  Outside of the office Renee enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

Rick Glasser

Rick Glasser has been with our firm since 2014. Rick is a graduate of Millikin University and has earned his Masters of Science in Accountancy and his MBA in Finance from DePaul University. As a licensed CPA, Rick leverages his twenty-five years of compliance, accounting, and financial operations experience in corporate America to give his clients a one-stop shop for their financial, accounting, and tax needs.

Outside of the office, Rick enjoys golfing, traveling, and spending time outdoors.

Eric Joern

Eric Joern joined our team in 2013. Eric is a graduate of Columbia College of Missouri with a degree in accounting. He is a licensed CPA and key business advisor. Small business is in his blood. Eric comes from generations of entrepreneurs. He has spent his working career getting his hands dirty with concrete, increasing profits and efficiency, managing an automotive service department, and currently is a key resource for many small business owners. He is family first, and treats his clients like family. Eric is currently the lead on our Automotive Concentration and he leverages 5 years of experience as an Automotive Service Advisor to better serve his clients. 

Outside the office, Eric enjoys working with his hands, live music, and being active with his family. He is also a big fan of the Chicago Bears, Cubs, Bulls, and Blackhawks.

Nicholas Grindley

Nicholas Grindley joined our team in 2017. Nicholas graduated from UW-Parkside with two degrees – one in accounting and one in English literature. 
Born and raised in Antioch, llinois, Nicholas currently resides in Wisconsin and is versed in both Illinois and Wisconsin tax law. Nicholas is a skilled communicator with a passion for understanding a client’s situation and providing sound, informed guidance. 
Outside the office, Nicholas enjoys reading and watching movies with his wife, Rebecca, and their blue heeler, Tripp. A comic book enthusiast, Nicholas has an impressive collection of comic books and comic book art.