Michael Slapnik, CPA serves as Member, Assurance and Advisory Services for Scott and Company LLC. Michael graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from the University of South Carolina. His auditing and accounting experience began in 1998, and he was licensed as a CPA in September 2001. Since that time he has assisted professionals and business owners within all areas of assurance and advisory services.
Michael’s areas of concentration are commercial, governmental, non-profit, and employee benefit plan audits, and he has performed internal control audits under Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. He also has experience in healthcare, real estate, technology, manufacturing, banking, services, colleges and universities, non-profit audits, long-term care providers, and various others. Michael has spent a significant amount of time helping entities prepare their financial statements and related footnote disclosures.
Michael is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (SCACPA) and is certified to practice in South Carolina. He served on the board of directors as president of the Palmetto Chapter Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and is now on JDRF’s Nominations Committee. Michael was also chairman of the Friends of the Accounting Department (FAD) board at the University of South Carolina (USC). He also participates in the USC mentoring program and served as treasurer for the Capital Senior Center for three years.