Our People



Michael Todres, CPA
Managing Partner


Michael Todres is the Managing Partner of Todres & Company, LLP. Mr. Todres has served middle-market companies for over 30 years and has assisted our clients in achieving their goals for growth, profitability and succession planning.  Mr. Todres specializes in business planning and obtaining debt and equity capital to finance our clients' growth.  Mr Todres has extensive experience in working with and assisting in the establishment of Audit Committees for middle market clients. Prior to founding the firm, Mr. Todres was a Partner in charge of practice development of an international CPA firm.

Mr. Todres is a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Audit Committee of the New York State Society of CPA's and is also a member of the AICPA.

Mr. Todres received his undergraduate accounting degree at Bucknell University and an MS in Accounting at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Mr. Todres serves on several not-for-profit entities, including serving as the Chairman of the Audit Committee and member of the Nominating Committee of Temple Emanu-El and Treasurer and member of the Board of Governors of Saint Andrew's Golf Club, Hastings on Hudson, NY.



Steven Cooperberg, CPA
Tax Partner


Steven Cooperberg is a Tax Partner of Todres & Company, LLP. Mr. Cooperberg has been with the firm for over 25 years, advising clients as to the tax entities to operate under, inter-company tax planning, tax preparation and tax representation. Additionally, Mr. Cooperberg is involved with the overall tax planning with family groups, retirement planning and coordination of client's investments and tax strategies. Mr. Cooperberg had formerly worked with a top 50 CPA firm and prior to that, worked as a field agent with the Internal Revenue Service.

Mr. Cooperberg received his BS degree in accounting and his MS degree in taxation from Pace University. He is a member of the Employer Advisory Board of CW Post College and has lectured extensively on various tax topics before many diverse industry groups.



Paul Faraca, CPA
Tax Manager


Paul Faraca, CPA, a Senior Tax Manager at Todres & Company, LLP, has been with the firm for over twenty years. Mr. Faraca assists our corporate and individual tax clients with all compliance-related issues, and he has particular expertise in handling multi-state entities and investment partnerships.

Mr. Faraca has developed proprietary methods that provide for extremely cost-effective preparation of complex tax returns.



Thokmas Kelly

Thomas Kelly, CPA
Audit Manager


Thomas Kelly, an Audit Manager at Todres & Company, LLP, has been with the firm for over fifteen years.  Mr. Kelly has extensive experience coordinating and managing the financial statement audits of nonpublic and not-for-profit entities.  Mr. Kelly advises our audit clients in the areas of internal controls, laws and regulations, reporting requirements and trends, and tax-related considerations.

Mr. Kelly received his undergraduate accounting degree from Adelphi University in Garden City, NY, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.



Craig Hesekiel, CPA
Audit Manager


Craig Hesekiel, CPA is an Audit Manager at Todres & Company, LLP. With over 20 years of experience in accounting and financial services, Mr. Hesekiel specializes in providing audit and consulting services for private companies, not-for-profit organizations, and employee benefit plans. He has significant experience performing audits of 401(k) plans, defined benefit pension plans, employee benefit health plans, and 403(b) plans. In addition, Mr. Hesekiel teaches continuing professional education courses to the firm’s audit staff. He has also served as the controller for a private company where he performed all accounting functions, including consulting in the selection of the company’s employee benefit plans. Mr. Hesekiel is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, frequently attending AICPA Employee Benefits conferences throughout the country. Mr. Hesekiel is a graduate of C.W. Post with a B.S. in Accounting.