Who We Are

We are five certified public accountants and an experienced staff member united by a common goal - providing unique, insightful, and creative solutions to streamline and more efficiently report our clients' complicated tax situations.

Kenneth B. Pitcher, CPA

President, Managing Partner


Ken graduated with honors with a major in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati. Immediately upon graduation, Ken worked in the tax department of a Big 8 accounting firm, Arthur Andersen. After 4 years at Arthur Andersen, Ken continued his tax career as a partner at a local CPA firm. In October 2009, Ken, Mike Enders and Jim Drohan joined together to create the firm, Pitcher, Enders & Drohan, CPAs. Ken has worked with Mr. Enders for more than 20 years and Mr. Drohan for more than 10 years at the previous firm.

Ken’s entire career has been concentrated in the area of tax law. Ken has extensive experience in all types of federal, state and local taxation. He has been involved in tax litigation and dispute resolution at the federal, state and local levels. Ken’s practice focuses on helping successful small businesses and high net worth individuals minimize their overall tax burdens through proactive tax planning. His clients include successful small business owners, high net worth professionals, and corporate executives. Ken serves as the President of our firm and is a member of the American Institute and Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants.

On a personal note, Ken and Becky Pitcher have been married for over 30 years and have three adult children, Kyle, Brian, and Kelly.

Michael D. Enders, CPA

Managing Partner


Mike graduated with honors from the University of Cincinnati in 1984 with a Bachelor's of Business Administration degree, majoring in accounting. He has spent his entire career working as a CPA firm employee and owner, specializing in providing tax services to high net worth individuals and their businesses. He takes an active involvement with tax planning for clients during the year, making sure that there are no surprises when it is time to file his clients' tax returns. Mike is actively involved with advising clients on business transactions, seeking to minimize the overall tax liability of the transaction.  Mike is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Mike has worked with his business partners Ken Pitcher and Jim Drohan since 1987 and 1996, respectively.

Mike and his wife Debi have been married since 1992. They have two beautiful teenage daughters, one of which is interested in music and theatre and the other is a competitive gymnast. Mike is interested in whatever is going on in his daughter's lives, gardening, bicycling and skiing. He has been the treasurer for various not for profit organizations and he has been actively involved in his church as a teacher in the youth program.

James M. Drohan, CPA

Managing Partner


Jim is a Cincinnati native who grew up just over the river in Ft. Thomas, Kentucky. He graduated from Newport Central Catholic High School in 1992. He went on to attend Thomas More College and graduated magna cum laude in 1996 with a B.A. in Accountancy. Shortly after graduation, he began working with Ken Pitcher and Mike Enders. Jim excelled as a tax accountant and in April 2008 he was offered a partnership in the firm. Jim works on high net worth clientele including a family office owning more than fifty separate entities. These businesses include many operating, investment, real estate and tax advantaged entities. Jim also works with a group of manufacturing companies who have offices and sales worldwide. Jim is a member of the American Institute and Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Jim and his wife Amanda, a former CPA, married in 2004. Today, Jim’s pride and joy comes from his three small children, Camdyn, Taigan and Breckin. When he is not working hard in the office, Jim enjoys golfing, skiing, traveling and spending time with his family.

Eric J. Ernst, CPA



Eric graduated cum laude from Miami University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy. After graduation, he attended Wright State University where he earned a Master of Accountancy in 2009. Eric joined the firm shortly after graduation in November of 2009.

Eric prepares federal, state and local tax returns for high net worth individuals, businesses, and trusts. These businesses include manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, medical groups and other successful businesses. Eric also provides internal control services, such as reconciling and tying in the cash activity for high net worth individuals and their business entities on a monthly basis.

Eric is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Zachary Brauning



Zach joined our firm in 2018 as an intern while he was finishing his last year of studies at the University of Cincinnati. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati in December of 2018 with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree, majoring in accounting. In January of 2019, Zach accepted a full-time position at the firm as a tax consultant and preparer. Zach is continuing to work while also focusing on obtaining additional requirements to acquire his CPA.

At Pitcher, Enders and Drohan, Zach has worked with manufacturing entities, private equity investors, medical practices, and multiple ultra high net worth families. He continues to work on additional clients as his understanding of federal, state, and local taxation grows.

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Pitcher, Enders and Drohan is a Certified Public Accounting firm specializing in helping high net worth individuals and closely held companies navigate today's ever-changing, complicated tax landscape. We focus on ensuring  our clients pay the least tax to which they are legally obligated.

Tel: 513-554-4600

Fax: 513-554-1750

9987 Carver Road, Suite 240

Cincinnati, OH 45242

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