Jeff Klima, CPA


Jeff Klima

Jeff has over 13 years of auditing and management consulting experience, guiding numerous projects in contract compliance, from audits and forensic data analysis, to control assessments and process redesigns to strengthen contract language and avoid further financial leakage. He serves some of the most recognizable Fortune 500 companies in the world with both domestic and international engagements.

His proven expertise helps his clients enhance their capacity to build value, improve performance, and strengthen their control environments. Jeff has significant experience auditing a variety of contract structures, such as cost-plus, full-time equivalent (FTE) staffing plans, reconcilable prepayments, unit pricing and time and materials agreements across a myriad of spend categories. Collectively, Jeff has overseen the recovery of over $50 million in overcharges returned to clients.

As a Director, Jeff oversees some of SC&H’s largest contract compliance engagements, managing a team of professionals to ensure exceptional client service as well as client and third-party communications and negotiations. He focuses on delighting his clients by teaming with their personnel and providing real solutions tailored to their unique business situations and environments.

Jeff received his B.S. in Accounting from Towson University, from where he graduated with high honors. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Internal Auditor, a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA), and the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). Jeff was also SC&H’s first intern and has since developed into among the most highly regarded advisors in the professional services industry.

Involved and committed to supporting his community, Jeff volunteers his time with the Ronald McDonald House of Baltimore, preparing and serving meals with other SC&H staff. He also is involved in Junior Achievement of Central Maryland (JACM), and chairs JACM’s Associate Leadership Council, through which he also actively volunteers. Jeff is also the current chair of the MACPA’s Young Professional network and actively involved in activities designed to promote and advance the accounting profession.

Back to Leadership Directory