Widmer Roel PC

Michael Schmitz

Bismarck Branch Manager
Certified Public Accountant
With Widmer Roel since 2003

Michael is a stockholder/partner and heads Widmer Roel’s Bismarck branch office, providing tax, accounting and consulting services to a wide range of clients. He has over 30 years experience in public accounting practice and private industry and more than five years as a trust officer. Prior to joining our firm, Michael was employed as a trust officer at a Bismarck financial institution.


  • Masters Business Administration – Accountancy – University of Mary


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant
  • Licensed in North Dakota

Professional Organizations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member of the State Board of Accountancy
  • North Dakota Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Past President, NDSCPAS
  • Past Board Member, NDSCPAS
  • Past Chair Ethics Committee, NDSCPAS
  • Member Taxation Committee, NDSCPAS
  • Past member AICPA Professional Ethics Committee
  • Past member AICPA Council