A third-generation accountant, Rob has been passionate about the industry for as long as he can remember. Rob joined Geffen Mesher as a Staff Accountant after obtaining his Post-Baccalaureate Accounting Certificate from Portland State University. Now a Tax Manager at the firm, he has worked hard to cultivate his specialties of corporate & partnership taxation, multi-state tax, and 1031 exchanges, particularly within the Real Estate, Manufacturing & Distribution, and Dealer Services industries. Rob always strives to build robust relationships and establish a dependable framework of trust, which allows his clients to focus on the day-to-day of running their businesses.

Outside the office, Rob loves to travel, play golf, and cheer on his alma mater’s sports teams. Go Zags!

Professional Organizations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants


Bachelor of Arts, Political Science – Gonzaga University, 2007

Post-Baccalaureate Accounting Certificate – Portland State University, 2013


Corporate & Partnership Taxation
Multi-State Tax
1031 Exchanges