Mike Trager joined Brinker Simpson as a Partner in September 2019, enriching the firm with over 40 years of industry experience. Prior to his current role, he served as a Partner at a national accounting firm, where he honed his expertise.

Mike's professional focus encompasses a broad spectrum of services, including audit, accounting, business advisory, and tax guidance. He excels in planning, organizing, administering, and supervising various aspects of financial, tax, and operational engagements across multiple industries.

A recognized voice in the accounting profession, Mike regularly contributes articles to The Secured Lender magazine. His insights and knowledge extend globally as he frequently speaks at industry events and organizations.

Areas of Concentration

Audits of Non-Public Companies
Review and Compilation Services
Audits of Employee Benefits Plans
Strategic Tax Planning and Compliance for Companies and Individuals

Industries Served

Wholesale Distribution
Construction Contractors
Financial services
Professional Services and Consulting


Certified Public Accountant - Pennsylvania and New York
Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Financial Management, Sheffield University; Sheffield, England
Master of Science in Taxation, Villanova University

Memberships and Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA)

Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America Philadelphia Chapter, Past Board President and Treasurer, Chair of Nomination and Volunteer Committee

Union League of Philadelphia