Kenton J. Klaus


Kent is a partner with Deloitte and a member of the Global Employer Services (GES) Practice in Chicago. In addition to his client activities, Kent oversees the quality and risk management efforts for Deloitte’s GES practice, and is a national technical resource to other practice personnel.

He is also the partner sponsor of the Chicago chapter of Deloitte’s AbilityFirst Business Resource Group (BRG). The BRG, which focuses on disability issues, launched the first-ever scholarship for students with disabilities at DePaul University, and has helped to create Deloitte-branded funds to support students with disabilities to Loyola University, Northwestern University, the University of Notre Dame, and the University of Illinois. Kent serves on a number of boards, including the Chicago chapter of Disability:IN, ADA 25 Advancing Leadership, CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois, and Access Living. He is also an adjunct professor in the Driehaus School of Business at DePaul University. Kent received his Bachelor of Science degree from DePaul University and an MBA from the University of Chicago. He is a licensed CPA.