Alexander R. Heaney, CPA, MST

Senior Manager, Tax & Business Advisory Services
(567) 833-8001

Alex joined GBQ in 2020 following the firm’s merger with Weber Clark, Ltd. Alex, a Toledo, Ohio native, returned to the area after spending more than 10 years in Chicago, Illinois serving various middle-market firms and assisting clients in navigating the ever-changing tax environment.

At GBQ, Alex continues to work with clients of various business structures in several industries, including manufacturing, professional services, real estate, and restaurants. Having grown up working for his family’s business, Alex has a unique perspective as it relates to family business relationships, further supporting his focus on serving closely-held businesses and their family members.

Outside of GBQ, Alex is active within the local community, supporting Lake County Fresh Start Business Incubator and its initiative to offer assistance for early-stage firms and the creation of start-up businesses. Additionally, Alex served as the lacrosse coach for a local high school team.


  • University of Illinois — M.S., Taxation

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • The Illinois CPA Society


Professional Bio