& Thomas “T.J.” Hoeferlin, CPA, CIA, MBA is Director of Assurance Services and a Principal at Purk & Associates, P.C. With over 26 years of experience, T.J. is both diligent and committed to all assurance related services provided by the firm including audits, reviews, compilations, and agreed upon procedures. His broad experience includes overseeing and managing a vast array of operations ranging from engagement management and overall client service delivery to researching and implementation of new accounting and auditing standards. Prior to joining the firm, T.J. worked for a business unit of Emerson Electric as their Global Director of Financial Reporting and Analysis for Emerson Process Management’s Remote Automation Solutions based in Houston where he was responsible for management of all accounting matters for a company totaling $160 million in annual sales. During his 10-year career at Emerson Electric, T.J. held a variety of management positions in the corporate finance and accounting departments. In addition to this, for more than 10 years T.J. held several leadership roles in the public accounting division at a St. Louis-based accounting firm.

T.J. earned a B.S. in Accounting from Truman State University, and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. He is a member of the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). T.J. earned his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license in 1999, and his Certified Internal Auditor certification in 2000. Small Business Monthly awarded him Top Business Accountant by Small Business Monthly in 2017, as well as “Best Bosses” and “Top 100 St. Louisians to Know in Business” in 2018.

T.J. Hoeferlin, CPA/CIA
Principal & Director of Assurance Services
1034 South Brentwood Boulevard, Suite 2000
St. Louis, MO 63117
Office: (314) 884-4012
Fax: (314) 884-4062
Email: [email protected]