CPA and Shareholder
Tim started his career in Grand Rapids working for an international accounting firm after graduating from the University of Notre Dame. He joined Vander Ploeg, Bergakker and Associates in 2002 and was promoted to partner in January 2004. Tim has expertise in the manufacturing, construction, distribution, retail, bars and restaurants, nonprofit, medical and life science industries. Tim brings over 30 years of experience to his clients in the areas of strategic planning, enhancing financial performance, succession planning, tax planning, assisting in obtaining bank financing and/or bonding. Tim is responsible for the Audit and Attest practice for Vander Ploeg, Bergakker & Associates.
Tim is currently a board member of the Medical Mile Resource Group and the Grandville Education Foundation. He also serves on the Finance Committee for his church. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Michigan Association of CPAs.
Tim enjoys spending time with his wife and three kids. He enjoys coaching his kids participate in baseball and soccer and watching them grow up.