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About Us

BGHN Associates, P.C. is committed to the success of each of its clients.

To achieve this mission we will...

  • Employ only qualified, motivated professionals;
  • Be proactive in identifying the needs of you and your business;
  • Staff all engagements with appropriate professionals;
  • Provide all of our services on a timely basis; and
  • Provide only necessary services, and at a reasonable price.



Our Team

Scott E. Bohr

Scott graduated from Wartburg College in 1984 and began his career in public accounting with Dee Gosling & Company in Manchester, Iowa. In 1986, Scott became the controller and finance officer for a small minority-owned government contractor, guiding the Company from $750,000 in gross revenue to $20 million in three years and in five different states. Due to the desire to return to public accounting, Scott joined the tax department of Deloitte & Touche in Davenport, Iowa in 1989. In addition to providing tax services to clients of Deloitte & Touche, Deloitte & Touche utilized Scott's practical experience obtained from his time as a controller and offered controller-type services for small to mid-size clients that did not have a controller as well as obtaining several consulting engagements to structure accounting and job costing systems. On September 1, 2001, Scott became a shareholder in the firm of BGHN Associates, P.C.

Scott has significant expertise in taxation, which includes merger and acquisitions, business and individual income tax planning, and estate planning. He also has significant experience in the field of accounting and auditing, and served a variety of small and large clients in the industries of manufacturing, retail/wholesale, and service.

Michael A. Greif

Michael graduated from Truman State University in 1988 with a B.S. in Accounting. He earned the Elijah Watt Sells Award for achieving one of the top 125 scores in the United States on May 1988 Certified Public Accountant Examination. He worked in public accounting for three years before returning to school to obtain his Masters in Taxation Degree from the University of Toledo in 1992. He resumed his public accounting career with Ernst & Young in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Michael became a Tax Manager with Ernst & Young in 1994. In 2000, Michael became one of the founding shareholders in BGHN Associates, P.C. in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Michael spends the majority of his time in the area of income tax planning, research and compliance as well as estate planning. In his career, he has worked with a wide variety of clients ranging from small businesses and their owners to public companies.

Heather L. Gerber

Heather graduated with honors in 2002 with a B.A. in Business and Accounting from Coe College. After graduation, Heather joined BGHN Associates, P.C., becoming a shareholder of the firm in July of 2013.

Heather devotes the majority of her time to business and individual tax compliance and tax planning. She specializes in the taxation of partnerships and S-Corps. Heather is committed to providing high quality and timely services to a wide variety of clients.

Heather serves on the Board of Directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids & East Central Iowa.

Jennifer L. Harp

Jen graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2002 and began her accounting career with BGHN Associates, P.C. as a staff accountant. Over the years with the firm, Jen has been promoted to senior accountant, manager, senior manager and became a shareholder in July 2013. Jen has experience in the fields of audit, accounting, and taxation serving a wide variety of small and large clients engaged in manufacturing, retail, wholesale, services, and employee benefit plans.

Kirt T. Norris

Kirt graduated from Creighton University in 1999. He began his career in public accounting in Omaha, NE. Kirt relocated to Cedar Rapids with his family in 2002 and joined BGHN Associates, P.C. He became a shareholder with the firm in July 2013. Kirt has extensive audit and accounting experience in the service, manufacturing, construction, healthcare and hospitality industries. He also specializes in audits of employee benefit plans and provides income tax planning and compliance services to corporate and individual clients.

Kirt is a long-time member of Cedar Rapids Daybreak Rotary. He also serves as the Treasurer for Rider’s Club of Cedar Rapids. When he’s not helping his clients, he enjoys spending time with friends and family, including coaching and attending his kids’ various activities.