UHY Advisors Selects New Members to Its Board of Directors

Chicago-based UHY Advisors (FY14 net revenue of $204 million) announces the designation of Robert Bauer, Thomas Callan, Howard Foote, Michael Mahoney, Steven McCarty and Steven Wendling to serve on the firm’s board of directors.

Joining these leaders on the board is the firm’s CEO, Anthony Frabotta. This seven-member board is charged with the stewardship of UHY Advisors, guiding its corporate strategy, reviewing and approving annual budgets, and appointing and monitoring the performance of the CEO. Their terms of office commenced Oct. 1.

“We have a very strong leadership foundation in place,” says Frabotta “Our board is a versatile, well-blended team that will bring unique and insightful perspectives to our firm. I also want to thank Patrick Stark as he steps down from the board after many years of service.”

Bauer is a managing director of UHY Advisors MO, Inc. and a partner of UHY LLP. He also serves on a number of the firm’s national tax committees.

Callan is a member of UHY Advisors’ national executive committee and the leader of the Farmington Hills, Mich., office. He also heads the firm’s national construction practice.

Foote serves as an audit partner of UHY LLP, a member of UHY LLP’s national management committee and the leader of the Albany, N.Y., office of UHY Advisors.

Frabotta, who has been with the firm and its predecessors since 1974, is the firm’s chairman and CEO. In 2000, he was a key contributor in the creation of what is now known as UHY Advisors, and he has served on the national board of directors and executive committee since the date of inception. Prior to 2000, he was partner at one of UHY Advisors’ legacy founding firms, Follmer Rudzewicz & Company.

Mahoney has been a member of the firm’s national executive committee and board of directors since 2010. He has been with the firm and its predecessors for over 30 years and currently has oversight responsibility for each of the firm’s Northeast offices.

McCarty is a Michigan-based managing director of UHY Advisors MI, Inc., partner of UHY LLP and leader of the firm’s national corporate finance and PEO practices.

Wendling is a managing director of UHY Advisors MO, Inc. and a partner of UHY LLP. He has over 27 years of experience including nine years with a Big 4 firm and eight years in industry in chief financial officer and controller positions.