John M. Staehler
John joined Vrakas CPAs + Advisors in 1995. As a shareholder, he primarily provides audit and forensic accounting services. John has significant experience working with clients in the manufacturing, distribution and service industries. He also provides valuation services for Vrakas Business Valuations, Inc. As a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, he maintains the most up-to-date information regarding valuation and fraud topics and performs in accordance with the highest standards of quality service.
John specializes in helping closely-held, for-profit businesses look behind the numbers. Serving as a key business advisor for his clients, he is able to evaluate a business from the inside out and provide recommendations for uncovering value within a company’s internal processes and procedures. John takes a proactive approach to ensure his clients are maximizing their potential for profitability.
Specifically, John searches for ways in which his clients can achieve greater efficiency and streamline their operations. He has assisted with several corporate reorganizations and also provides monthly financial analysis and assistance with budgeting and reporting for growing companies.
John was born and raised in Racine. He and his wife, Michelle, currently reside in Waterford.