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Broad in-house capabilities combine with strategic, specialized partnerships for a financial advisory team that can’t be beat. We’d love to get to know you!

Our leadership

We founded Swartz & Reeder Advisors on the principle of doing the utmost for each and every one of our clients. Our excellent reputation in the community has been earned through diligence and care. Each client is important no matter how large or small.

Meet the team

Michael Reeder

CPA, Managing Shareholder

Michael is the managing shareholder of the firm and is the lead advisor for clients in the business buying process. He is well-versed in all things accounting, tax/tax planning, entity structure, funding, financial projections, resale financial statement due diligence, franchise disclosure document items 5, 6, 7, 19, 21 as it pertains to buying a business, and small business ownership. Michael also helps business clients prepare for their exit and mitigate capital gains tax upon the sale of their business.

Affiliations: Illinois CPA Society, Franchise Brokers Association, The Franchise Consulting Company, The You Network, International Franchise Professionals Group, The Great American Franchise Expo
Education: BS in Accounting, Northeastern Illinois University

Tax & Accounting

Mimi Reeder

Senior Staff Accountant

Matt Stiller

Director of Operations & Business Development

Andy Magnus

CPA, Lead Tax Strategist

Crystal Prado

Lead Bookkeeper

Jean Christophe Buillet

Enrolled Agent, Tax Planner

Timothy Pace

Senior Staff Accountant

Michelle Watson

Senior Staff Accountant

Teddy Ivanova

Senior Staff Accountant

Daniel Lusk

Enrolled Agent

Jasmine Hodum

Accounting Assistant

Nancy Stiller

Client Relations

Nate Stiller

Data Security Coordinator

Ben Engel

Marketing Team

Luke Engel

Marketing Team

Rosalie Redobante

Administrative Team

Karl Belardo

Administrative Team

Lariza Olegario

Administrative Team

Marketing & Administrative


April Porter

Business Coaching

Laurie Marson

CPA, International Tax

Wendy Byford

Business Structuring

Brian Schwam

JD, International Tax

Luis Hernandez

Business Credit

Adam Baker

Cost Reduction Specialist

Adam Lean

Fractional CFO

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