Serving clients for over three decades with DHJJ, Ken Overholt offers a wide range of services to privately held businesses and individuals. Developing strong relationships and providing exceptionally responsive communication allows him to connect with people on a personal level and find solutions for improving their business.
Ken works with clients in diverse industries that include engineering, wholesale and retail, contractors, and homebuilders. His focus lies in providing core accounting services that include tax planning, preparation and consulting, assurance services, management advisory services, budgeting, and projections. He has extensive background in corporate taxation, mergers, and acquisitions, retirement plan consulting, business planning, and technology consulting.
Born in Clinton Iowa, Ken always enjoyed working with numbers and decided to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Accounting at Illinois State University. Ken serves as board chairman of the Foundation for Children in Need, a private charity devoted to helping underprivileged children in India. He’s also a
member of the Northern Illinois Homebuilders Association.
Outside of Work:
Ken and his wife, Peggy, live in Naperville and have two adult sons.
Though he grew up as a Cubs fan, Ken has adopted the White Sox as his team, along with anything Notre Dame, where his oldest son was an athlete.
He enjoys spending time outdoors and can often be found road cycling or playing golf.