Mike Peters is the Managing Partner of Ronald Blue & Co. CPAs and Consultants, LLP and Managing Director in the Orange County, California office.
As the Managing Partner, Mike provides the strategic leadership to the firm. He has over three decades of experience in public accounting and specializes in providing tax compliance and financial planning expertise to individuals and closely-held businesses. He also serves the tax needs of partnerships, corporations, trusts, and estates, engaging in business consulting and planning for both the day-to-day needs and the company’s long-term goals. Mike is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the California Society of CPAs.
In addition to his CPA designation, Mike earned his BS in Business Administration from Southern California College (now Vanguard University) and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) certificant.
Mike began his career in 1979 at Balser, Horowitz, Frank & Wakeling, a local CPA firm in Long Beach, California. He became a partner in 1988 and joined the tax and business services division of Ronald Blue & Co., LLC when the firms merged in 2000. In response to the growing tax practice, Ronald Blue & Co. CPAs and Consultants was formed in 2014 and Mike was named Managing Partner of the national CPA firm.
Active in his community, Mike is as a small group leader at Calvary Community Church of Brea and previously served as an Elder and Treasurer.
Mike and his wife, Debbie, live in Placentia, CA and have three married children and two grandchildren.