Eide Bailly Board Re-Elects Officer and Adds New Member

Jeremy Hauk

Jeremy Hauk

Jeremy Hauk has been re-elected to a three-year term on the board of directors for Fargo, N.D.-based Eide Bailly (FY17 net revenue of $269.4 million).

Hauk is a partner in the firm’s Billings, Mont., office. With 28 years of experience, he provides tax, consulting and business advisory services to a wide range of industries, including financial institutions, real estate, dentist and physician groups, as well as income tax and estate planning for individuals.

“I am very grateful to have the support of my fellow partners to represent the firm in this capacity,” Hauk says. “It is an exciting time in our profession. Rapid changes in technology will dramatically change how our clients and, consequently, we ourselves do business. Developing a culture of innovation – and embracing the rapid pace of change – are the keys to our firm’s success.”

Ben Ellingson

Ben Ellingson

Ben Ellingson also joins the board of directors for a three-year term as a new member. As the PIC of the firm’s Mankato, Minn., office, Ellingson focuses primarily on nonprofit and closely-held businesses, including the construction, manufacturing and wholesale distribution industries. In addition to traditional tax and audit services, Ellingson holds expertise in operational efficiencies, tax strategies, internal controls and strategic business planning.

“I hope to represent the partnership’s objectives of growth, attraction and retention of high-performing team members and capitalizing on the opportunities presented by our ever-changing environment,” says Ellingson.