In his role as Controller, Mike Wirtz oversees all accounting functions for the various VanTrust Real Estate, LLC affiliated entities. His specific responsibilities include internal and external financial reporting, cash flow analysis, developing and monitoring operational budgets, project job-costing, debt request facilitation, internal controls analysis, and treasury management. In addition to his financial responsibilities, Mike oversees information technology and computer system operations.
Prior to joining VanTrust, Mike spent five years with the Boeing Company at their Defense Space and Security headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. His responsibilities included roles in cost accounting, financial analysis, internal audit and SEC reporting. Prior to joining Boeing, Mike worked for a real estate investor in the St. Louis area, supporting accounting operations.
Mike is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He graduated with honors from Saint Louis University with a bachelor’s degree of Science in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting and Finance. Mike also received a Master’s in Business Administration from Saint Louis University.
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- Catholic Charities Family Financial Transformations Program
- Certified Public Accountant
- Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants