Michael C. Kidd, CPA, CVA
Assurance Partner
Practice Areas:
Assurance Services, Audit & Attestation, Due Diligence, Mergers & Acquisitions, Search Funds

Meet Mike


Mike combines his analytical sensibility and curious nature to partner with clients.  He strives to listen first and then present each with thoughtful, personal and pragmatic advice.   His clients share their appreciation for his ability to understand issues from their perspective and provide insight beyond the numbers.

In over a decade with the Firm, Mike built a portfolio of work providing audit, attest, and advisory services to clients in various industries. He specializes in assisting Search Funds and their Entrepreneurs through the fund lifecycle, managing due diligence engagements, and consulting on mergers and acquisitions.

With a penchant for problem solving, Mike works closely with entrepreneurs and business owners establish strategies to overcome their unique obstacles and meet short- and long-term goals.

Mike is married and is the father of two small children. He enjoys staying active, spending much of his free time cycling and swimming. Mike’s creative side comes through in his interest in tinkering with automobiles, woodworking and playing with his kids.

In your own words, what’s different about Mowery & Schoenfeld?

It is not about providing a standard package solution - our goal is personalized, thoughtful partnerships.

What is your hidden talent?

I love building - from Legos with my children, to woodworking, and even financial models.

  • Bachelor of Science in Accountancy- University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana
Organizational Involvement

Illinois CPA Society - Accounting Principles Committee; Illinois CPA Society - CPA Exam Award Task Force, Vistage International, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts

Michael Kidd is amazing, has been a great partner so far. For any search funds out there looking for an accountant, I recommend Mike to every one of them.

- Keegan Dum, Fiduciam Capital, LLC