Our People

Alan D. Panter, CPA

Auburn Hills

Alan D. Panter is a Principal in the Auburn Hills office audit department. He is a member of the firm's Government Services Group and Employee Benefits Group. Alan joined the firm in 2017 with more than 28 years of experience in providing audit and consulting services.

Expertise

  • Audit and consulting for state and local government entities, education, and nonprofit organizations.
  • Single audit (2 CFR 200)
  • Employee benefit plan audits
  • Internal controls and procedures analysis

Professional Certifications and Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Michigan State University – B.A. in Accounting

Professional Membership

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)
  • Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA)
  • Michigan Government Finance Officers Association (MGFOA)
  • Michigan School Business Officials (MSBO)
  • Macomb-St. Clair School Business Officials
  • Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce
  • Troy Chamber of Commerce

Publications/Seminars

  • GASB Statement 84 Fiduciary Activities - developed and presented in-house and to government clients
  • Financial Management for Nonprofits
  • SAS 115 and Common Audit Findings - presented at MGFOA conference
  • GASB 54 Overview and Implementation Strategies - presented to Central Michigan School Business Officials
  • Career Fair and Interviewing Tips and Tricks - presented at Davenport University
  • Budgeting Basics, Preparing for an Audit, and Introduction to New Financial Management Guide - presented at Michigan Library Association Conference
  • Budgeting Basics - presented at Michigan Library Association Conference
  • Breaking Down the Audit - presented at Michigan Municipal Treasurer's Association
  • GASB 84 - Planning Ahead for a Smooth Transition (two-part series) published in the firm's Government Advisor eNewsletter
  • Public Library Financial Management Guide - written for Michigan Library Association of Michigan

Community Involvement

  • Greater Lansing Amateur Hockey Association, past managing director and coach
  • Fast Pitch Softball Club of Haslett, immediate past president and coach
  • Detroit Economic Club