Peter Jacobsen, CPA, CGMA


Pete joined Vrakas as a Principal after the firm merged with Radke & Schlesner in December of 2017. Pete has over 37 years of experience in the accounting field and specializes in providing expert tax and consulting services to a variety of industries including manufacturers, professionals, contractors, retail and quick service restaurants. Pete is frequently involved in client business succession and sales. He is also a mentor to many staff accountants who work in our small business accounting department.

Pete began his accounting career immediately following his graduation from Carroll University. Throughout his numerous years in the field, Pete has worn many hats. He largely attributes his success to his tenacity and his drive to serve others. Pete enjoys assisting his clients and offering solutions to meet their needs in order for their business to grow and continue to be successful for years to come.

Pete grew up in the Bay View area and currently resides in Oak Creek with his wife, Mary. Together they have two daughters. Outside of the office Pete enjoys crossword puzzles, woodworking, tending to his yard and garden, and roller-coasters.