Robert Hockensmith is the President of Robert F. Hockensmith, CPA, PC, a certified public accounting and consulting firm. He prepares financial statements, offers payroll services, provides tax preparation for corporate, partnership and individual returns, aids in litigation support, and gives financial advice to the public. He is also an Enrolled Agent who represents taxpayers in dealings with the Internal Revenue Service. He presently teaches at the University of Phoenix in Arizona in graduate (MBA and Masters in Accountancy) and undergraduate accounting classes.
He has been a newscaster for NBC in Phoenix since 1995, broadcasting financial and tax topics to the general public on a weekly basis. He is also a Public Affairs Specialist at the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Previously, he was a Consultant and Accountant with Arthur Andersen CPA’s and Ernst & Young CPA’s. He served as a Colonel with the US Army, retiring from military service after 36 years in 2008.