Get to Know John
John Helms III joined Abacus CPAs in October of 2006, and then again in August of 2016. He is currently serving as a Partner for our team and oversees all departments. John specializes in Fraud, Tax, and Accounting work. He has over 10 years of experience in providing accounting guidance and solutions to individuals and small businesses in Southwest Missouri.
John is a proud 2007 and 2008 graduate from Missouri State University where he received a bachelor’s and master’s degree in accounting. He received his CPA license in 2010 and his CFE in 2012. In 2014, he was awarded the Department of Defense award for Outstanding Support of Military Personnel. John and his wife, Angie, have two children, Samantha and John IV. In his free time, John enjoys spending time with his family, outdoor activities, Cardinals baseball, and Green Bay Packers football.
John’s Kolbe A Index Results Show That…
John is excellent in situations that require the strategic organization of information. He sets priorities and puts them into appropriate sequences.
John’s Top 5 Clifton Strengths
- Achiever 2. Learner 3. Competition 4. Includer 5. Activator
John’s Unique Ability
John’s unique ability is to help others simplify and solve problems through education and by projecting a calm but confident presence in an environment where they feel heard and understood.
- Springfield, MO