WICPA - Certified Public Accountant: Passport to Success - View the video

Jeff  Brandenburg

Jeff Brandenburg
Partner & CPA
Clifton Gunderson LLP

8215 Greenway Boulevard
Middleton , WI 53562

Career Clusters / Help Topics:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Management and Administration

Jeff Brandenburg is an assurance partner with Clifton Gunderson, which is ranked as the 14th largest CPA firm in the country with over 1,800 employees located in 20 states. Jeff is very active in a number of professional organizations and serves clients throughout the United States. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin Whitewater and holds the designations of Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner. The clients he serves have revenues that range between $5,000 and over $1 billion. He is active in the firm's recruiting efforts at various colleges and also has done several presentations to high school students considering accounting careers.

Many people believe they know what Certified Public Accountants do every day. This session will explore accounting careers and the many opportunities that can be taken to enjoy a rewarding and successful profession. Jeff Brandenburg enjoys discussing with students what they think a CPA does versus the actual career paths that are available in the profession. No matter what your career choice may be, Jeff will discuss why having some knowledge of accounting is important and he encourages students to ask questions about how they can use an accounting career as a passport to success. (Running Time 23:56)