Michael is the Director of Tax at Gerber Kawasaki Wealth and Investment Management. He is originally from New York, but moved to Southern California a number of years ago. He holds a Master of Business Taxation degree from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University at Albany. As a Certified Public Accountant, Michael has the expertise to build efficient tax planning models and provide tailored services to his clients.
Michael has a wide range of experience working in both boutique firms and at one of the Big Four public accounting firms. His focus varies from providing tax services to individuals and small businesses to navigating international tax laws for private equity firms. He is passionate about developing relationships with his clients that allow him to set up the right tax planning models, along with making sure all relevant tax forms are filed.
His knowledge of both tax law and finance sets him apart as a CPA at Gerber Kawasaki. He is determined to help all of his clients achieve the best tax result while also balancing priorities in their investment portfolio.
Michael lives in the West-Side of Los Angeles, where he enjoys spending time with his wife, Eliana, and son, Noah. In his spare time, he can be found exploring new eateries with his wife, taking family walks, playing an active role in his local synagogue, and hosting get-togethers for family and friends.