RSM McGladrey Inc. and McGladrey & Pullen LLP, leading providers of accounting, tax and consulting services, announced today the selection of Mike Kirley as the firms Great Lakes region leader, replacing Joe Adams, who was recently named managing partner of McGladrey & Pullen. In his new role, Kirley will have responsibility for leading teams focused on serving clients in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin and Ohio. The area includes 16 offices and approximately 1,500 employees. He will also be a member of the McGladrey leadership team. Since joining McGladrey & Pullen in 1991, Kirley has held multiple roles including in the national financial institution practice, and serving as chief operating officer and chief enterprise services officer. Most recently, hes served as the firms international client service strategy and growth leader, and has represented RSM McGladrey and McGladrey & Pullen on the RSM International board of directors. Kirley has a bachelor of arts degree from Drake University and is a certified public accountant.