Partners and Associates

Partners and Associates

A hybrid team of accountants, advisors, and consultants whose collective experience and diverse backgrounds ignite ideas, reconfigure approaches, and recommend strategies and innovative solutions for our clients.


4949 Harrison Ave., Suite 300
Rockford, IL 61125-0407

Tel: 815.484.5675


Audit and Accounting

Areas of Focus

Governmental, nonprofit, and tax background is broad and includes:
  • Community colleges
  • Counties
  • Municipalities
  • Park districts
  • School districts
  • Community action agencies
  • Health and welfare organizations
  • Art museums
  • Social service organizations
  • 990 tax preparation
  • Individual and business income tax returns




Illinois Wesleyan University
  • Bachelor of science degree in accounting 

Jerry Funk, CPA

Senior Manager

Jerry Funk is a senior manager in Wipfli LLP’s Rockford office. His primary focus is in nonprofit and governmental auditing and income tax preparation. Understanding that technical ability is very important, Jerry knows that listening skills and personal understanding are paramount to excellent client service. Bringing more than 20 years of experience in the government arena, he makes himself available not only to his clients, but serves as a respected leader and mentor in the firm’s audit practice.

  • Certified Public Accountant
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) - Member
  • Illinois Associate of School Business Officials (IASBO) - Service associate member
  • FHN Foundation - Finance Committee chairman