Instructor Biography

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Michael Durante, CPA

Mike is a Certified Public Accountant and partner at Berman Hopkins Wright and LaHam CPAs. He has more than 23 years of experience auditing a variety of employee benefit plans. Mike provides value-added advice on appropriate plan design, evaluation of investment performance, benchmarking total plan administration fees, and other complexities related to administrative management for benefit plans.

Mike also represents clients who have received audit notifications from either the Department of Labor (DOL) or Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

He assists with:

•Rejected plan audits
•Re-auditing substandard audits
•Negotiating DOL settlements

Mike is very active in the community and is a board member with the Space Coast Early Intervention Center and Early Childhood Learning Coalition of Brevard County, Inc. He is also a member of Lead Brevard and the Florida Institute of Technology Autism Advisory Board.