Brent S. Halversen — Professional Resumé

  • June 1961 — University of Utah — Bachelor of Science — Major in Accounting; Minor in Economics.
  • June 1963 — University of Utah — M.B.A. — Major in Finance.
  • July 1963 to January 1968 — Peat, Marwich, Mitchell & Co, Certified Public Accountants (currently KPMG). Audit Staff Accountant. Assignments included a temporary assignment in their Chicago office from October 1965 to August 1966.
  • December 8, 1967 &mdash became licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California.
  • January 1968 to September 1972 — Billeter, Halversen & Co, Orinda, CA. Founding Partner with J. David Billeter, M.B.A., J.D. in the practice of Accounting, Tax Return Preparation, and Management Services to Physicians and Dentists. Our client base increased from a dozen to 180 client offices during this period.
  • September 1972 to June 1978 — Billeter, Halversen, and Pingree. Expanded the partnership to include J. Frederick (Toby) Pingree. Our client base increased from 180 to 330 client offices during this period and the geographical location from just Northern California to include clients in Los Angeles, San Diego, Phoenix/Mesa, and the greater Salt Lake City area. We developed management seminars during this period and presented them in Oakland, Sacramento, Anaheim, San Diego, Phoenix, and Salt Lake City.
  • June 1978 to January 2007 — Brent S. Halversen, CPA, self-employed, with associate and staff support and located in Alamo, California. This private practice has continued to serve the Medical/Dental professionals with Accounting, Tax Return Preparation, Payroll Services, Management Consulting, and Life Planning Consulting.
  • January 2007 to October 2008 — Employed by Mark Halversen, Certified Public Accountant. Having worked together for 13 years, Mark and I exchanged our roles as employer and employee and continued to serve our many wonderful clients.
  • October 2008 to present — Sabbatical — Serving full-time mission for the LDS Church as the China Area Auditor with headquarters in Hong Kong.