Kelly Services Exec Named Among Top Accountants for 2014


TROY — Michael E. Debs, senior vice president, finance and treasurer for Kelly Services Inc., has been selected by the ranking committee of ExecRank as a “Top Chief Accounting Officer” for 2014.

 The ExecRank rankings are based on statistical and algorithmic analysis of executive and company performance and are the result of over three years of research and feedback from evaluation committees and top chief accounting officers. Debs was ranked 25 out of 200 chief accounting officers.

Debs served as Kelly’s senior vice president, controller, and chief accounting officer from 2005 until he was named to his new position this year. Prior to joining Kelly, Debs was employed by Chrysler Corporation and Deloitte & Touche.

Debs holds a bachelor’s in business administration from Western Michigan University and a master’s degree from the University of Michigan. He is also a member of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants, American Institute of Public Accountants, and is on the board of directors for the American Heart Association Southeast Michigan and the board of trustees for the University of Detroit Mercy.