Zachary M. McDowell's Professional Profile

Zach started his journey at Anders in 2013 at Discover Anders, continued as an intern the next spring before transitioning to a full-time tax associate. Now as a senior, Zach prides himself on his organizational skills and sees how they are beneficial to clients as he works on the planning and preparation of individual and business tax returns. Zach graduated Summa Cum Laude from Southeast Missouri State University with a double major in Accounting and Finance and was the president of their Beta Alpha Psi chapter.

Firm Info

  • Started as intern in 2014
  • Became full-time associate in 2015
  • Promoted to senior in 2017


Education & Certification

  • B.S.B.A., Accounting and Finance, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
    • Chair, Young Professionals Committee
    • Member, Community Outreach Task Force
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Community Leadership

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
    • Volunteer Big Brother

Leadership Activities

  • Anders Young Professionals Group
    • Member
  • Anders University Recruiting
    • Team Member


  • Stay Present by Creating Professional Nexus
    • MOCPA Asset, 2016