About Us

Michael McFarlin
Michael McFarlin Michael R. McFarlin is president of McFarlin & Brokke, PC. Mr. McFarlin has been president of the company since 1992, when the predecessor firm’s president and founder, Jay Quick, retired.

Mr. McFarlin has served on the boards of many Omaha non-profit organizations (Omaha Morning Rotary – past president, Morning Rotary Foundation – treasurer, Visiting Nurses Association – past treasurer, Omaha Home for Boys – audit committee chairman, Omaha Chamber of Commerce – past Central Council chairman). Mr. McFarlin has served on the corporate boards of Marine Bank – Omaha and Core Technologies, Inc. Current professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Nebraska Society of Certified Public Accountants and SPN (Senior Partner Network – an affiliation of CPA firms with offices in New York, Massachusetts, Michigan, Georgia, Tennessee, Missouri, Texas and Nebraska)

Mr. McFarlin holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Iowa and passed the Uniform CPA Examination in 1976.

Scott Brokke
Scott Brokke Scott A. Brokke is secretary and treasurer of McFarlin & Brokke, P.C. Mr. Brokke has held these positions since 1992 when Jay Quick, president and founder of the predecessor firm, Quick & McFarlin, P.C. retired. Mr. Brokke began his employment at Quick & McFarlin in December, 1985.

Mr. Brokke has been a member of Centris Federal Credit Union’s Supervisory Committee since 1994 with several years serving as chairman of the committee. Mr. Brokke has been a member of the Downtown Kiwanis Club since 1992 and has served on several committees over the years. Mr. Brokke has been the club’s treasurer since October, 2004 and is currently chairman of the club’s Finance Committee. Current professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Nebraska Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Mr. Brokke holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Nebraska – Omaha and passed the Uniform CPA Examination in 1988.

Recreational activities include golf, soccer and sand volleyball.

Michael J. Smith II
Michael J. Smith Michael J. Smith joined McFarlin & Brokke, PC in 2009 as a senior account and then served as manager of the firm. He became a partner and shareholder in 2014. At that time he expanded his leadership role while continuing his responsibilities for client satisfaction and staff mentoring.

Mr. Smith is an Omaha native and a graduate of Skutt Catholic High School and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He holds a master’s degree in professional accountancy and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Nebraska Society of CPAs.

Kathy Kluth
Kathy Kluth Kathy Kluth is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Florida with over 20 years of accounting, tax and audit experience. As the firms partner in Florida, Kathy has extensive experience working with distribution, retail, construction, insurance, and not-for-profit clients. Kathy is a partner in our Ormond Beach, Florida location.

Kathy has been with McFarlin & Brokke since 2001. Kathy has been responsible for all aspects of audit work for a range of entities, from SEC companies to small not-for-profit organizations. She has also been involved in several 401(k) audits. Kathy also services the Firm’s clients by providing sophisticated, proactive tax consulting and planning. In addition, Kathy assists clients with general business matters.

Kathy received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the California Polytechnic State University and has served on the boards of many not-for-profit organizations in Nebraska, Iowa, and Florida.



McFarlin & Brokke, PC

Certified Public Accountants

Omaha, Nebraska Office
1910 South 72nd Street, Suite 200
Omaha, NE 68124-1734

Phone (402) 341-9441
Fax (402) 345-2167
Contact Mike & Scott


Ormond Beach, Florida Office
94 Saint Anne’s Circle
Ormond Beach, FL 32176

Phone (386) 882-6047
Fax (386) 206-1992
Contact Kathy