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Kevin Czerak



Office: 630.355.1551 ext. 721


Kevin brings over 25 years of accounting and finance experience in a variety of industries and capacities to the Cosgrave, Palinski & Associates team. He has served as Senior Accountant in state government, Supply Chain Manager for a small manufacturing firm, and in senior financial and valuation analyst roles with various sized consulting and accounting firms.

Kevin has developed excellent analytical and communication skills which form the foundation for his expertise in finance, valuation, business modeling and project management. Additionally, he is experienced in managing staff and vendor relationships.


Kevin is married and has six sons and one daughter, which he cites as the cause of his grey hairs. On the rare occasion when he is not coaching one of his children’s baseball, basketball or other sports teams, he enjoys just getting to be a parent and watching them play. Kevin is actively involved with the Sports Committee at St. Rita School in Aurora, where he currently serves as Treasurer after joining the committee in 2004.


Certified Public Accountant

Certified Valuation Analyst (prior)

Accredited in Business Valuation (prior)

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Prior Member

National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts – Prior Member

Illinois CPA Society – Prior Member


Illinois Benedictine College (now Benedictine University), Lisle, IL Graduated with a B.A. degree in Accounting and a minor in Economics (1989)