Todd M. Trendler, CPA

Office: (480) 834-6030

Direct: (480) 610-1010

Partner, Tax Services


B.S. — Accounting
MAcc – Taxation
Member – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Member – Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA)
17+ years of experience


Todd Trendler brings over 20 years of tax experience to Schmidt Westergard.  Todd began his career at the international accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers and practiced there for 17+ years. He joined Schmidt Westergard in 2015 as a tax partner.  He has a wealth of knowledge regarding complex tax issues affecting corporations, partnerships and individuals. His comprehensive experience covers a range of industries including Distribution, Retail Operations, Technology, Manufacturing, Entertainment and Energy.


Todd is a native of Mesa, AZ with deep roots in the local community.  He enjoys giving back by volunteering with the Boy Scouts of America and actively serving in his church. On his days off, you can find him biking, golfing, or out on the lake with his wife, Christin, and their five children.

“The thing I find most rewarding about my career is the opportunity to make meaningful and lasting connections with business stakeholders in order to assist them in solving their tax and business issues. Our goal is to become trusted business advisors for every client we have the opportunity to serve.”