With 15 years of experience as a tax professional, Pete focuses on providing holistic tax planning, preparation services, and general business advice to a wide range of client situations. He has extensive experience assisting privately held businesses, business owners, and individuals who are looking for a true partner to make an impact on their overall financial situation.
Throughout his career, he has provided tax preparation and planning services to Mayo Clinic physicians. With a strong knowledge of the Mayo model, he partners with clients to provide comprehensive income tax planning and financial guidance specific to their needs and desires.
For Pete, public accounting is an opportunity to have a positive influence on a wide variety of clients. He thrives in his role as a Tax Manager at Hawkins Ash CPAs because it blends independent work and team collaboration while serving others. Pete strives for improvement through constant learning and research and makes sure to have a good laugh along the way. Pete genuinely cares for his clients, listening to their needs and customizing solutions to achieve results.
Pete is a graduate of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting. He is active in the community and has previously served as a past treasurer/board member of Bear Creek Services and the RCTC Foundation. Outside of work, Pete enjoys hunting, golfing, and spending time with his family. Being both Rochester natives, Pete and his wife, Danelle, reside in Rochester, Minnesota with their two children.
Areas of Focus
Bachelor of Science, Accounting, St. Mary’s University of Minnesota
Bear Creek Services, Past Treasurer/Board Member
RCTC Foundation, Past Treasurer/Board Member