Meet Our Team
A+ Accounting is a full-service Public Accounting firm licensed in Michigan.
Meet Our Staff:
Paula Batzer, MBA
A+ Accounting was founded in 2011 and has been helping businesses and individuals since then. Paula Batzer, founder and CEO of A+ Accounting, is a Native American business owner who has over twenty years’ experience in all areas of accounting. Over fourteen of those years have been working extensively as a corporate controller. She also has several years’ experience working as a paralegal handling a wide variety of different areas of law.
In addition to her extensive accounting and legal background, she has a bachelor’s degree in paralegal studies, a post-baccalaureate degree in forensic accounting and a master’s degree in accounting, all of which Paula obtained while working full-time and raising a family.
With her very diverse background, she has been able to combine her education and work experience to help businesses more than a typical accountant. Her experience as a corporate controller has taught her to look at all business financials and overall operations, as if they were a large corporation and make recommendations accordingly. She has extensive knowledge in month-end, quarterly and year-end processes and has the ability to provide an in-depth analysis.
Her extensive knowledge in both law and forensic accounting allows her to provide support in other areas such as internal controls/fraud prevention and human resources. Paula is also able to look at areas of your business to see where you may be losing money and recommend corrective measures. She has extensive knowledge in State and IRS regulations to assist in making sure your business remains compliant.
Brandon joined the family basiness after receiving his associates degree from Northwestern Michigan College. He specializes in a variety of solutions to make sure client accounting systems are current and up-to-date. He uses his expertise to achieve his clients goals and accounting needs. On his spare time, Brandon likes to spend time with his family and enjoy outdoor summer activities.