The firm’s visionary founder and Managing Partner, Joseph Eve, is responsible for the success the firm enjoys today. As Managing Partner, Mr. Eve’s role is to set the direction of the firm, improve corporate culture, enforce firm values, and focus on recruitment and retention of key staff members and partners. In addition, he continues to manage a growing list of clients, pursues possible mergers and/or acquisitions of other CPA firms, and is a noted speaker on leadership.
Joe graduated from the University of Montana with a B.S. degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting. Joe has been a Certified Public Accountant for the past 25 years. He has been a Certified Fraud Examiner for the past 15 years. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Montana Society of CPAs.
TODD TIMBOE, CPA, CFEPartner
Todd Timboe has been with Wipfli/Joseph Eve for over 25 years and played a key role in the development of the firm’s government niche. As accounting and auditing Partner, Mr. Timboe’s role is to ensure quality control standards are met on each engagement. He is the partner in charge on the vast majority of tribal government, housing authority, and tribal college/school engagements. In addition to managing the Great Falls office, he plays an important role in the development of new business for the firm.
Todd attended Phoenix Junior College and graduated from the University of Montana with a B.S. in accounting and a minor in economics. He has been a Certified Public Accountant for over 25 years. Todd was the first Certified Fraud Examiner in the state of Montana, having fulfilled the rigorous criteria established by the National Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Montana Society of CPAs.
GRANT EVE, CPA, CFEPartner
Grant Eve, is responsible for most of the firms hospitality engagements. Grant has numerous years of experience working with casino enterprises & private organizations. Prior to joining Wipfli/Joseph Eve, Grant worked in Las Vegas for Deloitte LLP, in the firm’s National Gaming Practice. He was responsible for the supervision of SEC Public Attestation Engagements, Private Entities, and consulting on the implementation of the Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2002.
Grant’s knowledge of the Gaming Industry has assisted clients in large casino operations, internet gaming, changes in gaming operations (both tribal and commercial), casino fraud, and more.
Grant received his Bachelor of Science Degree and his Masters from Montana State University; and is a member of the Montana and Nevada State Boards of Accountancy, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
LINDAN ELLIOTT, CPA, CISAPartner
Lindan Elliott is the Director of our technology software division. He has over a decade of experience leading change in a business environment across a variety of industries. Lindan has a unique skill set and successful record of accomplishments,
which includes expertise in accounting across many organizational verticals, IT compliance, and technical IT programming.
Lindan has been with Joseph Eve since 2011. He has spearheaded JOESEPH EVE’s charge in leveraging state of the art cloud accounting software to deliver results driven by process efficiency, automation, IT expense reduction and the highest level of financial transparency via real time data.
Lindan’s primary focus is that of the chief architect of all client road mapping. He oversees project managers through the implementation process from start to finish. He has also personally built multiple Intacct Cloud ERP product add-ons, including AssetEdge the #1 fixed asset module in the Intacct ecosphere.
Lindan comes from a background that includes time with PWC, Amazon and consulting for Boeing. At Amazon, he worked as a Technical Program Manager responsible for delivering complex financial software solutions for internal and external clients.
Prior to joining Amazon, Lindan spent five years at a big 4 accounting firm in Seattle, WA. He was responsible for the supervision of large scale internal IT audit engagements and business/IT advisory engagements. Lindan was also a lead instructor and course developer in the subject of assessing internal controls in database environments. He has supervised multiple IT audit engagements from planning through execution and reporting.
He is considered an industry expert in the cloud ERP space and regularly speaks on various facets of topic at regional and national events.