Mr. Speicher provides audit, tax, consulting and other accounting services to firm clients in numerous industries, with an emphasis on construction, real estate, non-profit organizations, financial institutions and professional clients. He also consults in matters of computer applications and personal tax and financial and estate planning.
Mr. Speicher is responsible for the firm's litigation-related services, including preparation of business valuations for estate tax returns, marital or stockholder dissolutions and sales and acquisitions. He also investigates and renders accounting assistance on other business issues involved in litigation.
He graduated from Pacific Lutheran University in 1976 and joined Doctors Hospital of Tacoma. He was the first business manager for Tacoma Family Medicine and then worked for Sound Health Association, a firm subsequently acquired by Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound.
He joined Brink & Sadler in 1979, became a stockholder in 1990 and serves as treasurer of the firm.
Mr. Speicher has served as chairman of the Accounting, Auditing and Review Services Committee of the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants. He also served the Washington State Board of Accountancy as co-chair of the Quality Assurance Review Committee. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, Associated General Contractors and the Master Builders Association of Pierce County. Mr. Speicher holds a license to practice in the State of Washington issued by the Washington State Board of Accountancy.
Involved with several community organizations, Mr. Speicher is a current board member of Tahoma Associates and the Optimist Club of West Tacoma, and previously served as president of Tacoma Little Theater. He is active in the KAIROS prison ministry program.