In 1967, Bill received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Miami University, where he majored in accounting. As a Certified Public Accountant, he joined the audit staff of Ernst & Ernst and worked there until 1971, when he left to join Laks & Wynbrandt. At Laks & Wyndbrandt, which became Laks & Proper when he became a partner, he was responsible for total client service to a variety of corporate and individual accounts. While working at Laks & Proper, Bill received his Doctorate of Jurisprudence degree from the Cleveland State University Marshall College of Law. Bill went on to found Bill Proper & Associates, a CPA firm in Beachwood, OH which merged with Pease & Associates in January of 2016.
Bill Proper, CPA