2017 NIU College of Business Distinguished Alumnus
Steve Hajdukovic has been with KPMG since 1990, when he started his audit career in the Oak Brook, Illinois office. Currently, he is a partner in the Chicago office, where he leads the Consumer and Industrial (C+I) Products audit practice and is the Partner Champion for alumni relations in Chicago. Steve has also served as the partner in charge of campus recruiting for the Midwest area and the Chicago office, as Human Resource Partner for C+I, and as a National Instructor.
Today, Steve is actively involved at his alma mater, particularly at the NIU College of Business. He serves on the Accountancy Executive Advisory Council of Northern Illinois University, which advises faculty on the development of academic programs for the department. He also serves on, and is a founding member of, the advisory board for the BELIEF program, which is charged with promoting ethics within the college and its programs. Steve also has been a frequent presenter in undergraduate and graduate level classes.
In addition to Steve’s roles at KPMG and NIU, he serves on the board of directors and the finance committee of the Illinois Network of Charter Schools and the High School District 211 Finance and Accounting Advisory Board. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Illinois Certified Public Accountants Society (ICPAS).