Partners, principals and associates

Hirt_Craig Milwaukee (Headquarters)

10000 W Innovation Dr.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Tel:

414.431.9355


Email: chirt@wipfli.com

Craig Hirt, CPA

Partner

Craig Hirt, a partner in Wipfli’s nonprofit and government industry practice, specializes in audits and reviews of community-based nonprofit organizations and nonprofit and for-profit companies with grant funding.  Craig is a member of Wipfli’s internal inspection team and a member of Wipfli’s nonprofit and government practice’s Technical Issues Committee.  Prior to dedicating himself exclusively to the nonprofit industry in 2006, he worked with a wide variety of companies in diverse settings. This has given Craig a strong and well-rounded background that enables him to adapt quickly to the complex issues and circumstances affecting his clients.

Craig is someone who genuinely cares for his clients and will work as part of their team to help them meet their goals.  He builds strong relationships with his clients by exceeding their expectations and proactively listening to their needs.  His clients appreciate the hard work and dedication that he puts into delivering exceptional service with a high level of industry expertise.  Craig provides quality, comprehensive financial statement and compliance audit services, giving great attention to detail.  He communicates well with people, utilizing his knowledge and experience to better relate to each client and to understand their business issues and challenges.

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant

Professional memberships and activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) – Member
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) – Member

Areas of Focus

  • Not-for-profit audits and reviews
  • Not-for-profit schools
  • Uniform Guidance
  • Wisconsin state single audits
  • HUD audits
  • Foundations

Industries

Nonprofits

Education

University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • Bachelor of business administration degree with majors in accounting and finance and a minor in economics