About Travis P. Jack, CPA
Background & Experience - Travis P. Jack, CPA
Travis P. Jack is the Managing Member of Metz & Associates, PLLC. As the managing member, primary responsibilities include oversight of the audit department, staff training & development, and acting lead partner for the firm peer review process. He also provides the technical review of all audit engagements and coordinates firm business development activities and outreach initiatives. The attest practice at Metz & Associates PLLC consists primarily of compliance based audits, with a concentration in ERISA retirement plan, mortgage lender and non-profit clients. The firm is both an AICPA Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center and Governmental Audit Quality Center member.
With the significant concentration of employee benefit audits and the complex and often changing regulatory environment surrounding them, education in this area has been a key career focus. Education initiatives include active membership in the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries and the firm designated engagement partner for AICPA's Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center membership. Additionally Travis receives updates on employee benefit plan regulatory trends from ASPPA, NIPA, IRS and EBPAQC. He has presented on a variety of qualified plan topics primarily as they relate to employee benefit plan attestation services.
Prior professional experience includes experience at BDO Seidman, LLP in the Chicago Office, with early exposure to SEC, SAS 70 (now SSAE 16) and Employee Benefit Plan attest work. Additional industry experience includes serving as the managing partner of four restaurants and a small transportation company based out of Wisconsin.