Our TEAM

Michael Putich, CPA - Partner

Michael is a 1988 graduate of Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.  He obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Communications and his CPA Certificate in 1999.  Michael has been a member of the Robinson Grant team since 1999 and has held the positions of Senior Accountant, Manager, Principal, Stockholder and is currently the President of Robinson Grant & Co., P.A., Hilton Head, SC.  He currently serves as a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, a member of the South Carolina Association of CPAs, a Member of the Ohio Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Member of the Community Associations Institute.  In the past, he has also served as Board Member for South Carolina Board of Accountancy, President and Treasurer of the Bluffton Rotary Club, Chairman of United Way of the Lowcountry Bluffton Campaign, Chairman, Vice Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary, and Board Member of the Board of Directors of the South Carolina Association of CPAs, President and Treasurer of the Sea Island Chapter of SCACPAs, Finance Committee Chairman of the Community Associations Institute, and Member, Treasurer and Assistant Treasurer of the Hilton Head Island Rotary Club.

Michael Putich, CPA

Kendall Erickson, CPA - Partner

Kendall became the Chairman of the Board of Robinson Grant in 2008 and is the managing partner of the Beaufort Office. He moved to Beaufort in 1990 when joined Robinson Grant after working as auditor for the South Carolina Tax Commission and an Internal Revenue Agent for the IRS in Columbia for six years. Kendall grew up in Charleston and received a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from Francis Marion College.

Kendall specializes in taxation as well as business and estate planning and consulting. He is a certified public accountant and is a member of the AICPA and SC Association of CPAs. Throughout his career, he has served on the board of directors of numerous local organizations including the Knights of Columbus, St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Sea Island Rotary Club, United Way of the Lowcountry, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry, Beaufort Housing Authority, Great Beaufort County Chamber of Commerce, and Beaufort Baseball Association.

Kendall and his wife, Shannon Erickson, who serves in the South Carolina House of Representatives, have two grown children and one granddaughter. Throughout his career, he has served on the board of directors of numerous local organizations including the Knights of Columbus, St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Sea Island Rotary Club, United Way of the Lowcountry, Boys & Girls Clubs of the Lowcountry, Beaufort Housing Authority, Great Beaufort County Chamber of Commerce, and Beaufort Baseball Association.

C. Thomas, DeWitt, CPA

Tom is a graduate of Francis Marion College with a Bachelors of Science in Business, and a Masters in Accountancy from the University of South Carolina. He has been a member of the Robinson Grant team since 1982 When he moved to Hilton Head Island from Charleston. He has 41 years of experience and has worked at McKnight, Frampton, Buskirk & Co. in Charleston, SC. Tom specializes in A7A, Peer Review, and general business taxation. He is a member of SCACPA and AICPA – CPA.

C. Thomas, DeWitt, CPA