Jeremiah was born and raised in Connersville, Indiana. After graduating from Connersville Senior High School in 1993, he attended Defiance College on a Presidential academic scholarship. While attending Defiance, Jeremiah was also a pitcher on the college’s baseball team. In 1995, he transferred to Indiana University-Richmond, where he obtained a B.S. degree in accounting in 1998. Jeremiah passed the CPA exam in May 2002, and received his CPA certificate from Indiana on October 10, 2002.
Upon graduation in 1998, Jeremiah joined Kemper CPA Group LLP in Connersville where he has spent his entire public accounting career. He started as a Level I staff accountant, and was promoted through the ranks to manager status in 2009, and became a partner in 2012. Jeremiah has focused his career on auditing, tax, estates and trusts, and property tax. Jeremiah is a graduate of the firm sponsored Leadership II training, and has served as a member of the firm’s technology and quality control committees.