Michael Bumgarner, CPA, CLM serves as our Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for the overall operations of our firm – an enormous responsibility for a firm that has doubled its size in the time he has been with us. Mike oversees the administrative management of our offices, is responsible for financial planning and controls, banking relationships, personnel administration, technology, systems and physical facilities.
Mike’s extensive background in public accounting helps him consistently resolve situations with positive outcomes. “Professionally, I’m known for being a problem solver that’s committed to making sure things get done.”
Mike became the first person in West Virginia to obtain the Certified Legal Manager certification. Since then, he has become very involved with the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA) and benefitted greatly from the volunteer experience and peer relationships.
Outside the office, Mike rides his motorcycle to escape the world and clear his head. He also enjoys spending time with his family, watching sports, golfing, fishing and hunting.