Bauman Associates is pleased to announce the promotion of Daniel R. Carlson, CPA and Chad C. Ryder, CPA to Principal in the Eau Claire office. Both individuals have been with the firm for several years and play an important role in the delivery of services to our clients and the leadership of our firm.
Dan Carlson, CPA
Dan Carlson has been with Bauman Associates since 2003, occupying roles as a Manager on the audit, accounting services, and consulting teams, and now as Principal, specializing in healthcare clients. “Dan has earned the privilege of partnering with some of our most valuable clients on the A&A side of our business. The level of knowledge and respect Dan brings to the firm is hard to match. Dan is an obvious choice for this promotion and we look forward to many more years of his outstanding contribution to the firm,” said Gregg Mleziva, Managing Principal of Bauman Associates.
Dan is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. He is a licensed, certified public accountant in the state of Wisconsin and a member of the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and Leadership Eau Claire. In addition, Dan is a member of the Eau Claire Regional Arts Council.
Chad Ryder, CPA
Since November 2004, Chad Ryder has been serving Tax and Business Planning clients of Bauman Associates. Chad started his career at Bauman as a Manager and has enjoyed being able to indulge his passion for public speaking, developing relationships with clients, and being a part of a team oriented around client service. In his new role as Principal, Chad will continue to take part in new client development, mentoring young CPAs, and recruiting top talent. “Since joining our firm, Chad has gone from a reliable tax preparer to one of our most valued and sought-after tax advisors. Chad is very active in our community and highly respected as one of the leaders in our firm. Chad has a bright future ahead of him and we are proud to be a part of it,” said Gregg Mleziva, Managing Principal of Bauman Associates.
Chad holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where he majored in Accounting and minored in Economics. He is a licensed, certified public accountant in the state of Wisconsin and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Wisconsin CPA Society (WICPA), the Institute of Management Accountants, and the UWEC Accounting and Finance Advisory Board. Additionally, he serves as President of the Chippewa Valley Chapter of Institute of Mangement Accountants and is an alumnus of Leadership Eau Claire.
About Bauman Associates, Ltd
Bauman Associates was founded in 1947 as a certified public accounting firm and has offices in Eau Claire and Hudson, Wisconsin. The firm provides multi-discipline professional services to businesses and individuals including business consulting; accounting and auditing services; business valuation; forensic accounting; tax strategy, planning and preparation; accounting software training; payroll services; human resource consulting; and estate, trust and retirement planning. For more information, visit www.baumancpa.com or call 888‐952‐2866.