Our Team

Unified in our commitment to you

Our dedicated team at JCG is comprised of professionals with vast knowledge of the funeral home and cemetery professions. Our collective experience, business acumen, and innovative spirit allow us to continually provide outstanding service and value to our clients.

Leadership

Jake Johnson

Jake Johnson

President & Chief Executive Officer

Tom Johnson

Tom Johnson

Founder

Jeff Casey

Jeff Casey

Chief Operations Officer

Bob Ekins

Bob Ekins

Director of Business Development

Karen McCurdy

Karen McCurdy

Director of Mergers and Acquisitions

Nelson Thulin

Nelson Thulin

Director of Business Consulting

Nini Johnston

Nini Johnston

Director of Accounting and Finance

Jacqueline Hodge

Jacqueline Hodge

Executive Director of Revenue Operations

Cyndi Simmons

Cyndi Simmons

Controller

Claire Davis

Claire Davis

Marketing & Communications Manager

Allyson Dunn

Allyson Dunn

Business Operations Manager

Mergers and Acquisitions

Karen McCurdy

Karen McCurdy

Director of JCG Succession Services

Bob Ekins

Bob Ekins

Director of Business Development

Dave Adams

Dave Adams

Business Development Consultant

Wes Brimley

Wes Brimley

M&A Consultant

Simon Wong

Simon Wong

Financial Analyst

Tyler Peck

Tyler Peck

Financial Analyst

Michael Yates

Michael Yates

Financial Analyst

Alexis Tudor

Alexis Tudor

Financial Analyst/Project Manager

Business Consulting

Nelson Thulin

Nelson Thulin

Director of Business Consulting

Al Asta

Al Asta

Senior Business Consultant

Greg Hilgendorf

Greg Hilgendorf

Senior Business Consultant

Vince Roberge

Vince Roberge

Senior Business Consultant

Bill Cutter

Bill Cutter

Business Consultant

Dave Shank

Dave Shank

Business Consultant

Rich Sells

Rich Sells

Business Consultant

Bob Horn

Bob Horn

Business Consultant

Gill Giddens

Gill Giddens

Business Consultant

Doug Miller

Doug Miller

Business Consultant

Lacy Robinson

Lacy Robinson

Business Consultant

Accounting and Financial Services

Nini Johnston

Nini Johnston

Director of Accounting and Finance

Berny Gaarsoe

Berny Gaarsoe

Consulting Chief Financial Officer

Niccole Delgado

Niccole Delgado

Consulting Controller

Caroline Desvallons

Caroline Desvallons

Consulting Controller

Sheryl Lawary

Sheryl Lawary

Manager of Training

Nate Larsen

Nate Larsen

Accounting Manager

Gina Hernandez

Gina Hernandez

Accounting Manager

Valerie Walls

Valerie Walls

Accounting Manager

Jennifer Griffith

Jennifer Griffith

Accounting Manager

Tuyen Tran

Tuyen Tran

Staff Accountant

Madison Swaney

Madison Swaney

Staff Accountant

Matt Glenn

Matt Glenn

Staff Accountant

Corporate

Claire Davis

Claire Davis

Marketing & Communications Manager

Madison Wagner

Madison Wagner

Digital Marketing Specialist

Phoebe Glemba

Phoebe Glemba

Client Services Coordinator

Lisa Thompson

Lisa Thompson

Bookkeeper

Annette Sanchez

Annette Sanchez

Client Services Coordinator

Tess Flores

Tess Flores

Property Manager

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With a clear understanding of where the profession has been, and a compelling vision of where it’s going, we help our clients reach new levels of success. Let's talk about how we can do the same for you.