Kyle Friend

Senior Staff Accountant



Education:

What is your background and education?
I’ve known I wanted to be an accountant since I was 14, and while I did initially declare my major in Automotive Engineering, I quickly switched to accounting and have loved it ever since. I have a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Brigham Young University – Idaho. I am also one class away from a Master’s in Accounting with an emphasis in Taxation from Southern New Hampshire University.

What are your areas of expertise in the accounting/bookkeeping field?
I mainly focus on the area of business taxation and the personal returns of business owners.

Any certifications or awards?
None

What service are you passionate about in the accounting field?
My dream job would be a professor of accounting. I enjoy answering questions and researching tax questions for clients and helping others in general understand complex tax subjects. More knowledge in the world is rarely a bad thing.

What is a quote you like to live by?
Be true to who you are the the family name you bear.