David Fochs, Jr., CPA, has been promoted to Partner at Hawkins Ash CPAs, one of the Top 200 CPA Firms in the U.S. As Partner, Fochs will continue to provide tax and business financial planning services to businesses and individuals in Southeast Minnesota.
“By becoming a Partner at a Firm that means so much to me, I am very excited to take this next step in my career,” remarked Fochs. “I have enjoyed developing relationships in Rochester and its surrounding communities while becoming a trusted advisor for our clients. I look forward to what the future holds for Hawkins Ash CPAs and will strive to continue to provide high-level service to our clients in southeastern Minnesota. I am proud to be a part of this firm and hope to be a significant part of our continued growth.”
Fochs began his career in public accounting in 2011, joined the staff of Hawkins Ash CPAs in 2020, and was most recently a Senior Manager.
As a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Partner in the Firm’s Rochester, MN, office, Fochs reviews corporate, individual and pass-through business tax returns. He also assists clients with 990 nonprofit and foreign filings, farm tax accounting and international taxation. Prior to joining Hawkins Ash CPAs, he served as tax supervisor and tax manager at two award-winning public accounting firms in the Midwest.
“Adding Dave Fochs to our partner group allows the firm to continue its rapid growth in Southeast Minnesota, one of our fastest growing markets. Dave’s talent and skill set is what clients and prospects are looking for,” said Abe Leis, CPA, Hawkins Ash CPAs Managing Partner.
Partner-in-Charge of the Hawkins Ash CPAs Rochester office, Lance Campbell, CPA, commented that he is excited for Fochs to be promoted to the Firm’s Partner group. “We look forward to Dave continuing to serve our clients and grow our Rochester office.”