I want my clients – the owners and employees – to succeed in life. Whatever I can do to help them in their business is what I enjoy. I love hearing their stories and taking the time to listen to find out what their real needs are and how we can help.

Matt Waller specializes in providing assurance services to construction, real estate and distribution clients along with experience in group risk insurance pools. As a partner, Matt applies his extensive knowledge of accounting matters for those industries to help his clients with their consulting and due diligence projects.

Before joining Henry+Horne in 2016, Matt was a Principal at a large, national accounting firm. He received his Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Accounting from Arizona State University – West and his Bachelor of Science in Finance from Arizona State University.

When he’s not working, you can find Matt walking or hiking with his dog Hershie, spending time with his friends and family, golfing or watching sports. He also plays the piano and drums and has been skydiving.

Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

American Subcontractors Association of Arizona

Arizona Builders Alliance

Arizona Business Leadership

Arizona Humane Society

Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants

Association of General Contractors

Construction Financial Management Association

Surety Association of Arizona

Firm Roles

Audit + Accounting Committee

Construction and Real Estate Services

Did you know?

If you weren’t an accountant, what would you be?
Definitely a marine biologist. Put me near or on an ocean and I am in my happy place. I still hear it from my mother that I didn’t take that path in life!

What do you enjoy most about your job?
Developing work relationships that evolve into lifelong friendships.

What junk food is your weakness?
Sour Patch Kids

What talent do you wish you possessed?
Musical talent.  I play the drums and piano but would love to have a more natural gift of musicianship.

What is your favorite movie, band or tv show?
How about a genre.  80’s movies. 100%.

Blog Posts by Matt

Lease accounting for contractors
Your Financial Blueprint
June 2022
Better fade and gain tools to monitor construction contracts
Your Financial Blueprint
March 2022
Unclaimed property: a whole lot of money and no place to call home
Audit + Accounting: Summing It All Up
February 2019
New lease standard: 5 things restaurant owners MUST know now
The Side Dish
January 2019
Nonprofit finance committee: to serve or not to serve
Audit + Accounting: Summing It All Up
May 2017

Articles by Matt

A blessing or a curse? The federal infrastructure proposal
July 2021
How to prepare for the new lease accounting standard
December 2018