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James Hagerman, CPA, PFS


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(217) 789-0960
jamesh [at]

Jim is a Retired Partner in KEB’s Springfield, Illinois office.  Jim continues to work within KEB as a consultant, serving clients and supporting KEB staff as needed.  For more than 35 years, Jim has been providing tax, financial planning, investment and business advice to individuals and small and mid-market businesses.


Jim and his wife (high school sweetheart) Nancy have a daughter Marie who is a CPA in Chicago and a son Tom who is a medical resident in Detroit.


Hiking, biking, boating, listening to live music (especially Americana, etc.).


Rochester High School (Go Rockets!), Lincoln Land Community College and Illinois State University


Jim served on the Rochester Schools Board of Education for 26 years and has been an active volunteer in several organizations serving the area’s youth.


Jim and Nancy enjoy traveling with friends to areas that include beautiful hikes, water, fantastic wine and tasty local beers.