Professional staff:

Principal: Gregory W. Beck

Mr. Beck has extensive experience providing a variety of financial and tax accounting services to a wide range of business and individuals specializing in meeting the unique needs of non-public, closely-held businesses.

He emphasizes meeting the individual needs of businesses with a unique kind of service.  Rather than an occasional tax preparer, he wants to become an integral part of your management team so that you can get the most benefit from his business knowledge and years of experience.

He received his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting from California State University at Fullerton in January 1981 and his certificate to practice as a Certified Public Accountant in May 1983.

He has served clients in manufacturing, distribution, franchising, real estate, construction, computer hardware and software, law, medicine, insurance, oil and gas, consumer services, education, not-for-profit entities, environmental testing, freight bill auditing, restaurant, engineering, clothing, telemarketing, restaurant, automobile dealerships and telecommunications, etc.  In addition, he has assisted companies in bankruptcy, provided expert witness services regarding marital dissolution and forensic accounting services.

Mr. Beck has been a guest lecturer at the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA.  He authorized a white-paper on “How Should Your Business Be Taxed”.  He is a member of Southern California Business Network International where he has twice served as president of his local chapter.  He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Manager: Sherri S. Davis, EA

Sherri S. Davis, EA started her tax and accounting career in 1995 working with the CPA firm of Holder and Zimmerman, Inc. While working there she earned her Associate of Arts degree in accounting. In February 2018 she earned the right to practice before the Internal Revenue Service with the status of Enrolled Agent (EA). She joined the tax & accounting CPA firm of Gregory W. Beck, CPA, A Professional Corporation in 2017. Her experience includes specialization in real estate partnerships, corporations, high-net worth individuals and not for profit entities. She also has a niche in estate and trusts. Sherri has 2 children, a 21 year old daughter attending the University of Hawaii and a five year old son at St. Paul’s Lutheran School. Her favorite pastimes are attending baseball games and camping with friends and family.

​Senior Staff Accountant: Robin S. Wittum

Robin S. Wittum started her accounting career with the accounting firm of Grossman Weinstein LLP in Northbrook, IL in 1994. During that time she obtained a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Phoenix. In 2004 she joined the accounting firm of Albert & Goodman, CPAs PC in Buffalo Grove, IL. Robin’s experience includes real estate partnerships, corporations and high net-worth individuals. She enjoys working directly with business owners as it requires a more personalized touch and allows her to help in ways in addition to accounting. In July 2018 Robin joined the tax & accounting CPA firm of Gregory W. Beck, CPA, A Professional Corporation where she holds the position of Senior Staff accountant. Robin is currently studying to take the Enrolled Agent Exam to be licensed to practice before the Internal Revenue Service.

​​Kevin A. Galvez

Kevin A. Galvez started his tax and accounting career in 2014 at IAS Tax Advisory Services. There he gained experience in tax planning, research and compliance. He has worked with individuals, corporations, partnerships and LLCs. In November of 2019 he joined the tax and accounting firm of Gregory W. Beck CPA, A Professional Corporation as a staff accountant. Kevin is currently studying to take the Enrolled Agent Exam to be licensed to practice before the Internal Revenue Service. Kevin has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from The University of California at Riverside. His favorite pastimes are surfing and backpacking.

Support staff:

Office administrator: Margaret (Meg) A. Plenert

Focused on administrative tasks, Meg is our office administrator.
She specializes in organizing, assembling and monitoring client projects throughout the firm.
She is our first point of contact when you walk in the door.
In her free time she enjoys dog sitting Angels baseball and travel.

Helping you sleep at night.

Resumé

Gregory W. Beck, CPA

Gregory W. Beck specializes in business, consulting, tax planning and tax compliance (return preparation) forclosely held businesses and their owners. His expertise includes microcomputer consulting and forecasted (or prospective) financial information as well as automobile dealership accounting.
 
He has served clients in manufacturing, distribution, franchising, real estate, construction, computer hardware andsoftware, law, medicine, insurance, oil and gas, consumer services, education, not for profit entities, environmental testing, freight bill auditing, restaurant, engineering, clothing, telemarketing, restaurant, automobile dealerships and telecommunications, etc.. In addition, he has assisted companies in bankruptcy, provided expert witness services regarding marital dissolution and forensic accounting services.
 
He received his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting from California StateUniversity at Fullerton in January 1981. He received his certificate to practice as a Certified Public Accountant inMay 1983. In February 1990 he received his Certificate of Educational Achievement in Microcomputer Consulting from the Education Division of the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is currently a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants