Jack Trent, CPA, CFE, CMA, MS
Jack, the founder of JTC CPAs, comes from a family background rooted in small business, drawing inspiration from his father’s manufacturing venture. His journey began by actively participating in his father’s business, serving as a buyer and controller. Fueled by this hands-on experience and guided by a strong educational foundation, Jack pursued a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, followed by a master’s degree in Financial Services, and earned the prestigious Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation.
Driven by a passion for small business growth, Jack established JTC CPAs from modest origins. His firm specializes in aiding small business owners, and Jack leverages his diverse expertise to help clients navigate challenges inherent in entrepreneurship. With a focus on proactive problem-solving, he encourages clients to address issues ranging from tax matters to cash flow management, personnel concerns, and reporting obligations.
Jack’s extensive qualifications include certifications as a Certified Financial Manager, Certified Management Accountant, and Certified Fraud Examiner. His educational achievements include a Master of Science in Financial Services from Boston University and a Bachelor of Science in Philosophy from Utah State University, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.
In the accounting and bookkeeping realm, Jack’s passion lies in guiding small business owners through the journey from startup to success. His approach involves tailoring accounting tools and processes to meet the specific needs of each business, emphasizing the importance of strategic financial management.
A guiding principle for Jack is encapsulated in the quote, “Have a grateful heart and work hard. Expect God to provide lots of surprising experiences in life.” This philosophy reflects his positive outlook and dedication to hard work, underlining the belief that gratitude and diligence lead to meaningful and unexpected life experiences. Overall, Jack’s story is one of dedication, education, and a commitment to facilitating the growth of small businesses.