Partner – CPA

Jeff is a Partner at McGill, Power, Bell & Associates, LLP.  He joined the firm in 2019.

He has more than 30 years of experience providing an array of CPA services to clients and providing them with long-term continuity and broad expertise.  He focuses on understanding clients’ underlying operations and objectives so he can provide effective, tailored advice.  He assists clients with matters ranging from tax compliance and wealth management to estate planning and operational issues.

One of his focus areas is consulting with owners of family-run businesses in the transfer of ownership and/or wealth to the second and third generations.  Jeff also serves multiple clients in the manufacturing and distribution industry with accounting systems covering profit centers that include service, parts, warranties and sales as well as manufacturers responding to changes in the global marketplace.

Education

  • Thiel College, Greenville, PA
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional/Civic Organizations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (current)
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (current)
  • Board of Trustees of Hamot Health Foundation (current)
  • Board of Trustees of UPMC Hamot (current)
  • Member of Strategic Planning and Finance Committees, UPMC Hamot (current)
  • Board of Trustees of Regional Cancer Center (past)
  • Board of Trustees of Regional Cancer Center Foundation (past)
  • Treasures, Board of Directors of Erie Zoo (current)
  • President, Board of Directors of Sara Reed Children’s Center (past)
  • Chair, Board of Directors Finance Committee of Sara Reed’s Children’s Center (past)