John Kramer

Overview

General Experience Highlights
A Principal in CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, John focuses his practice on providing business valuation, economic damage and other litigation support services including fraud investigation and forensic accounting. John has testified as an expert witness in business valuation and economic damage matters on numerous occasions. John has earned the designations of Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) in business valuation, Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF).

Professional Education and Firm History
John received his Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Massachusetts in 1972 and his Master of Science in Business Administration in Accounting from UMASS in 1975. He was licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in 1977 and joined Blum Shapiro & Company, P.C. in 1985. Blum Shapiro merged with CliftonLarsonAllen on January 1, 2021. John was designated as a Certified Fraud Examiner in 1992, as an Accredited Senior Appraiser by the American Society of Appraisers in 1996, as Accredited in Business Valuation by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in 2004, and as Certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in 2008.

Professional Organizations and Activities
 Accredited Senior Appraiser, American Society of Appraisers, Business Valuation Discipline
 Connecticut Chapter of American Society of Appraisers
     District Director – 2006 – 2008
     Membership Chair – 2002 – 2012
     Member Board of Directors 1995 – 2002
     President 1998 – 1999
     Past Chairperson of Business Valuation Discipline
 Accredited in Business Valuation, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
 Member of National Business Valuation Group
 Accredited Certified Fraud Examiner, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
 Certified in Financial Forensics, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
 Connecticut Chapter of Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
     Past Member of Board of Directors
 Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
 Fellow of Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA)
     Past Chairman of Management Advisory Services Committee
     Past contributing editor to the “Connecticut CPA Quarterly”

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