Mike Chibbaro, CPA
Executive Vice President
Mike is a former senior partner with the global accounting and advisory firm Ernst & Young LLP (EY) and has over 30 years of executive leadership experience. Mike currently serves as executive vice president and business facilitator with Battlefield Leadership, LLC. He also provides leadership consulting and executive coaching services to leading organizations and professionals. In addition to co-facilitating Battlefield Leadership’s Antietam, Cowpens, Chickamauga, Gettysburg, Little Bighorn, Waterloo, and Normandy programs, Mike is a frequent speaker on the topics of leadership, organizational culture, and business ethics.
While at EY, Mike held a number of key leadership positions, including quality and risk management leader and learning and development leader for the firm’s Americas Advisory Practice. As a client-serving professional, he assisted clients primarily in the healthcare industry and was the EY’s senior coordinating partner for a number of leading US healthcare organizations.
Mike served as a market leader for the firm’s corporate compliance and integrity services and was also a member of the firm’s prestigious Americas Partner Advisory Council. In 2012, Mike was recognized with EY’s Lifetime Educator Award, given annually to a partner who has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to learning and development.
Mike is a licensed certified public accountant and graduated with honors from the University of South Carolina. He is the author of The Cadillac—The Life Story of University of South Carolina Football Legend Steve Wadiak.
Mike resides with his wife and family in Greenville, South Carolina, and is active in several local community, charitable, and ministry activities.