Robert J. Minkler Jr.'s Professional Profile

As a managing partner, Robert has taken a lead role in readying the firm for new opportunities and challenges while maintaining the commitment to focused, local service. He is committed to hiring, retaining and developing the best and the brightest; passionate about the latest advancements in technology, and believes in the power of marketing and digital media to grow the firm. Even as a managing partner, Robert still works directly with clients – individuals, companies and families alike – to deliver creative tax, business and advisory solutions. He’s always looking for new ways to be more efficient and expand the current office footprint.

Firm Info

  • Joined in 1996
  • Named managing partner in 2010

Specialties

  • Tax Planning and Consulting
  • Business Advisory
  • Succession Planning
  • Executive Services
  • Cost Segregation
  • Entertainment and Sports
  • Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Valuation and Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Limited Partnerships
  • Real Estate
  • Stock Options
  • Family Business

Education & Certification

  • B.S.,Business, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri (CPA)
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois (CPA)
  • Certified Global Management Accountant

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    • G400 Conference Board of Directors (2012)
  • Leading Edge Alliance (LEA)
    • Board of Directors
    • Managing Partner, Group Member (2009-present)
  • Missouri Growth Association
    • Member

Community Leadership

  • Giant Steps of St. Louis
    • Treasurer, Board of Directors (1996-present)
  • Mathews-Dickey Boys’ & Girls’ Club
    • Board of Directors (2007-present)
    • Finance Committee Chair (2011-present)
  • Institute for Private Business/St. Louis University
    • Steering Committee Member (2014-present)
  • Gateway Children’s Charity
    • Treasurer, Board of Directors (2010-present)
  • Stadia Ventures
    • Final Judging Panel Member (2015)

Awards

  • 2009 40 Under 40, St. Louis Business Journal
  • 2011 100 St. Louisans to Know to Succeed in Business, Small Business Monthly