Robert J. Minkler's Professional Profile

Bob is the firm’s founding partner. While he is a partner emeritus, he remains an active member of the Tax Services group. One of his founding principles was to instill a sense of family in the firm, in the way staff members treat each other and in the way they treat clients. It’s a sentiment that continues today. Bob has extensive business and accounting experience serving a wide range of industries. He has also taken active leadership roles in professional organizations on a local, regional and national level. He’s also passionate about technology, helping Anders go paperless long before most firms in the industry.

Firm Info

  • Founded the firm in 1965


Education & Certification

  • B.S., Commerce, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri (CPA)

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
    • Board of Directors (1984-1989)
    • President (1987-1988)
    • CPA of the Year (1991)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    • Member of the Governing Council (1988-1991)
    • Joint Trial Board (1994-2000)
  • National Management of an Accounting Practice Conference
    • Chairman (1980 and 1992)
  • CPA Associates International, Inc. (CPAAI)
    • Chairman (1997-1998)
    • Secretary (1996)
    • Treasurer (1995)
    • Board of Directors (2007-2010)

Community Leadership

  • School District of the City of Ladue
    • Board Member
    • Budget Task Force
  • United Way of Greater St. Louis
    • Co-chair of Accountants Division