MRPR Principals

Mark Rottermond, CPA

Principal - Managing Principal | Phone: 248.415.4415 | Email: mdr@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Mark Rottermond focuses his practice on providing strategic and tax planning services for closely-held businesses and their owners. Since 1976, he has had extensive experience with a variety of engagements in the auditing and accounting, tax and consulting arenas. Mark joined MRPR in 1984, becoming a partner in 1986. Prior to that, Mark was a manager at a local CPA firm and an audit senior at Deloitte & Touche in Detroit.

Memberships:

Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Member of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants

  • Past-Chairman of the Membership Advisory Leadership Task Force
  • Past-Chairman of the Communications Tax Force
  • Past-Chairman of the Public Service and Information Committee
  • Past-Chairman of the Annual Meeting Committee

Member of the Board of Directors and Finance Committee Chair of the Area Agency on Aging 1-B

Cornerstone Schools - Partner

Education:

Mark graduated with a B.S.B.A., with honors, from Michigan Technological University in 1975. He received his M.B.A. from the University of Michigan in 1989. In 1976, he also completed the CPA examination on his first sitting.

Interests:

When not working or at home with his family, Mark is most likely playing ice hockey. Hockey has taken him to tournaments in Michigan, Ontario, Tennessee, Nevada, Florida, and Austria.

George Reich, CPA

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4406 | Email: gereich@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

George Reich is the principal in charge of all auditing and accounting services, and has extensive experience in the preparation and presentation of financial reports. Prior to joining MRPR, he was Manager-in-charge of the Small Business Department of Deloitte in Detroit and also served as Manager-in-charge of the audit of General Motors Corporation. George is also an experienced peer reviewer of accounting and auditing practices of other CPA firms.

Memberships:

George is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Association of Public Accountants. He is the Treasurer of the Boys & Girls Club of Southeastern Michigan, a member of the Detroit Athletic Club, and a past chairman of the small business council of the Greater Detroit Chamber of Commerce.

Education:

George received his B.A. in accounting from the University of Detroit.

Interests:

George is an avid Detroit sports fan and plays tennis and golf on a regular basis. He and his wife live in Troy, Michigan.

Tony Perna, CPA

Principal - Chief Operating Officer | Phone: 248.415.4407 | Email: ajp@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Tony Perna provides closely-held businesses with management and tax consulting services. His extensive experience includes cash flow and profitability analysis, mergers and acquisitions, enhancements to accounting systems and reporting, and tax and financial planning for shareholders of closely-held businesses. Tony joined MRPR in 1978.

Memberships:

Tony is a member of Kiwanis International and the Nottigham Sportsman's Club. He has served on the Board of Directors of Great Oaks Country Club and was Vice President and Treasurer as a past member of the Birmingham Jaycees and Past-Chairman of the MICPA Federal Task Force.

Education:

Tony received his B.A. in Accounting from the Detroit Institute of Technology.

Interests:

He enjoys playing golf, following the local sports teams and reading.

Greg Zink, CPA

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4421 | Email: gjzink@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Greg Zink joined MRPR in January 1985 and provides auditing, accounting and tax services to clients in a wide variety of industries. Over the years, Greg has gained a special expertise in the trucking industry and has developed a transportation practice within the firm.

Memberships:

Greg is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants. He is also the treasurer of the Kiwanis Club of Detroit No. 1 and an active member in both the Michigan Trucking Association and Transportation Club of Detroit.

Education:

Greg earned his B.S.A. in accounting in December 1981 from the University of Michigan - Dearborn. He became a CPA in 1984.

Interests:

When Greg is not helping his clients, he is spending time with his wife, Dennie Jo, and coaching their two daughters' softball and hockey teams. Greg is also active in hockey and golf leagues himself.

Bob Sickler, CPA

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4409 | Email: rwsickler@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Bob Sickler joined the firm in 1987. He has extensive experience in auditing, accounting, and tax planning services. Industry experience includes privately held businesses, non-profit organizations, as well as the employee benefit plan industry.

Memberships:

Bob is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants.

Education:

Bob graduated with a B.A. in accounting from Michigan Technological University in 1987. He became a CPA in 1991.

Interests:

Bob enjoys waterskiing, snowboarding, and basketball.

Angela Mastroionni, CPA

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4410 | Email: amastroionni@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Angie Mastroionni has been with the firm since 1996. She provides her clients with a full range of accounting, attest and tax planning services. Her specialty is in performing review and compilation engagements for closely-held businesses in a variety of industries including manufacturing, professional service, wholesale & distribution and rental real estate. Since joining MRPR, Angie has gained much experience in small business accounting and controllership functions, various types of accounting software packages as well as financial modeling/forecasting.

Memberships:

Angie is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants. She is also a member of Inforum, A Professional Women's Alliance.

Education:

Angie earned her B.B.A. in accounting from the University of Michigan-Dearborn graduating with honors in 1995. She became a CPA in 1998.

Interests:

Angie enjoys spending time with her family and watching her young son play hockey. She also enjoys traveling, golf, and shopping!

Sam Hodges, CPA

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4434 | Email: samhodges@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Sam Hodges merged his state and local tax consulting firm with MRPR in 2013. With his Big 4 Public Accounting Firm experience, Sam focuses on providing clients in various industries with highly customized federal and state and local tax services that meet their exact needs. Those services include evaluating, analyzing, researching and documenting federal and state and local tax issues including: income, franchise, sales/use, real and personal property and nexus; voluntary disclosure, negotiating settlements, reverse audits, audit defense, apportionment review, assessment review, due diligence on mergers and acquisitions, and special transaction analysis. Sam also is a regular speaker and publishes articles on tax related topics.

Memberships:

Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Member of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)

  • Past Board Member
  • State and Local Tax Force

Member of the Board of the Michigan Accountancy Foundation

Member of the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce

  • Tax Committee

Member of the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants

Education:

Sam graduated in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from University of Tulsa, Oklahoma. He became a CPA in 1991.

Interests:

In his leisure, Sam can be found spending time with family, golfing and involved with his children's activities, including Scouts.

Denise Thomas, CPA

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4411 | Email: dthomas@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Denise Thomas has been with the firm since 1997. She is experienced in a variety of assurance services including audits, reviews, and compilations in a wide variety of industries from professional services to non-profit organizations.

Memberships:

Denise is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Michigan Association of Ceritified Public Accountants (MICPA).

Education:

Denise earned her B.B.A. in accounting from Walsh College in 1996. She became a CPA in 1999.

Interests:

Shopping and my children.

Cheryl L. Gill, CPA

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4408 | Email: clgill@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Cheryl Gill, a tax specialist, joined MRPR in 1999. Prior to MRPR she was on the audit and tax staff of Coopers & Lybrand, Detroit, Michigan. She is experienced in a variety of tax services including tax planning and preparation, estate planning, estate and trust tax preparation, private foundation taxation, and international taxation.

Memberships:

Cheryl is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA), the Michigan Women's Tax Association, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and the Financial and Estate Planning Council of Metropolitan Detroit.

Education:

Cheryl earned her B.B.A. in accounting from the University of Michigan, Dearborn.

Interests:

Cheryl's interests include reading, gardening and sewing. She also enjoys bowling and has recently taken up golf.

Steven Everson, CPA, MST

Principal | Phone: 248.415.4420 | Email: severson@mrpr.com

Specialties and Experience:

Steven Everson joined the firm as a tax specialist in 2012. Prior to MRPR, Steven was Partner & Director of Tax Solutions with Plante Moran in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is experienced in a variety of tax services including general corporate & individual taxation, mergers & acquisitions, tax accounting methods, credits and incentives and IRS audit representation.

Memberships:

Steven is a member in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA).

Education:

Steven earned his B.B.A in accounting from Western Michigan University in 1993 and his Masters in Taxation from Walsh College in 1998.

Interests:

Steven enjoys hanging with his family and most anything outdoors including fishing, running, and dirt bike trail riding.