Mr. Bertsch has been a CPA since 1964 practicing in both the private and public fields. In the private sector he was a Chief Financial Officer for major casinos from 1983 through 1991.
Since 1991 he has been engaged in tax preparation and planning, accounting, bookkeeping, litigation support, bankruptcy trustee services, receiverships, forensic accounting, business evaluations, and was appointed by the Department of Justice as a panel Trustee for Bankruptcies in 1991.
He has also taught school at Rutgers, UNR, and UNLV. As well as being the Managing Partner, Mr. Bertsch has served as the Vice Chairman on the Board of Governors for the Shriners Hospital for Children in Los Angeles, CA.
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF)
Andrew McClintic, EA
Andrew McClintic has served as an accountant and Tax Manager with Larry L. Bertsch, CPA & Associates since the company’s inception.
He is a graduate of the University of Nevada – Las Vegas, and holds a Bachelors of Business Administration degree in Accounting.
He has previously worked in bankruptcy and has many years of experience in tax preparation and planning, accounting, and bookkeeping.
In his spare time, Andrew enjoys spending time with his wife and children, and playing the guitar and piano.
- Enrolled Agent (EA)
Katie Kruse has been employed with Larry L. Bertsch, CPA & Associates since March of 2004.
She completed coursework at the University of Nevada – Las Vegas and graduated from the University of Phoenix in May of 2007 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.
She has worked in the Accounting profession since 1983, where she has held Payroll Supervising, Accounts Payable Supervising, and Senior Accountant positions. She is currently studying to pass the CPA exam.
Outside of work, Katie enjoys spending time with her husband, five kids, and two grandchildren.
Renette Bagasani has been employed as a Staff Accountant with Larry L. Bertsch, CPA & Associates since February of 2006.
She attended the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, where she majored in Accounting and graduated in May of 2006.
Prior to working with the company, Renette was employed in the banking industry. She is also a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and is working on obtaining her CPA license.
In the future, she would like to become a CPA and earn her MBA degree and Masters in Accounting.
In her spare time, Renette enjoys shopping, cleaning, and spending time with her family and friends.
Nick Miller joined the firm in January 2007. He graduated cum laude from DeVry University with a major in Business Administration and a minor in Accounting. He also graduated from Keller Graduate School of Business with a Masters in Business Administration with distinction.
In 2009, he obtained the Certified Fraud Examiner (“CFE”) designation awarded by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (“ACFE”).
In 2010, he took the very first test administered by the International Association for Asset Recovery (“IAAR”) and successfully obtained the Certified Specialist in Asset Recovery (“CSAR”) designation. He primarily focuses on court appointed receiverships, bankruptcies, business valuations, and cases involving various areas of fraud.
His future plans include obtaining designations in the areas of business valuations, digital forensics, and public accounting. In his spare time he enjoys golfing and motorcycle riding.
- Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
- Certified Specialist in Asset Recovery (CSAR)
Charlene Gehrig has worked as the Office Manager at Larry L. Bertsch, CPA & Associates since May 2007. She attended college in Three Hills, Alberta.
She has 15 years of payroll experience and two years of HR experience.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter.
joined the team at Larry L. Bertsch, CPA & Associates in October of 2012 as a Staff Accountant. She recently graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree in Accounting. In the future, she would like to earn her Master of Science in Accounting degree and eventually work towards becoming a Certified Public Accountant. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping, listening to music, eating, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
joined Larry L. Bertsch, CPA & Associates in November of 2012. She has attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and the College of Southern Nevada. She is currently working towards her Associates of Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice. She hopes to continue to earn her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Criminal Justice.
In her free time, Amanda enjoys photography, dancing, reading, spending time with her family, and watching her little girl learn and grow.