Who We Are
With nearly 20 years experience, Lagom, LLC is uniquely positioned to leverage our professional experiences and comprehensive knowledge in multiple applications and technologies to provide comprehensive, practical solutions to your business needs.
First and foremost, we strive to learn and understand who our clients are and what their organizational goals are. How can we help you grow, achieve, and exceed if we don't know you!
We work collaboratively with clients to identify their unique barriers to success in order to develop practical, scalable solutions aimed toward eliminating waste, increasing efficiency, improving customer satisfaction and improving a company's ability to make effective, data driven strategic decisions.
Want to experience the expertise of Lagom, LLC for yourself? Give us a call today and let’s discuss what we can do for you.
What Sets Us Apart
Lagom (Lah-gum), the philosophy of "Not too little, not too much" or "just right", is one that we believe in so much we put it in our name!
Solutions that are too big to be sustainable or too small to be effective leave employees unhappy and end up discarded and obsolete. Even right sized solutions can fall to the wayside when you don't receive quality support from a partner you trust.
We know because our professionals have lived the life of the accounting manager charged with managing cash flow, of the project manager juggling multiple priorities with overlapping deadlines, and of the executive being asked for more transparency and quicker decisions.
Lagom, LLC is committed to providing reliable, high quality support while delivering practical solutions specifically designed to address the challenges facing your business.
In other words, we work with you to find a solution that's Lagom.
Kevin Stage, CPA, CGMA
Kevin has 16 years of experience in accounting, technology, and finance including positions in public accounting, financial reporting, IT, bond issuance, continuous improvement, and culminating in entrepreneurship. He enjoys learning new things and problem-solving. His experiences and interests give him the unique ability to look at a company from all angles to discover where opportunities for improvement lie.
Kevin believes everyone's job is essential to an operation and is excited to help employees of all levels improve their performance. With his diverse background, Kevin enjoys strategizing with an executive on global process improvement as well as walking a new staff accountant through the basics of Dynamics GP. He aims to meet each team member where they are to reach their individual needs.
Kevin is a licensed CPA and CGMA. He received a Master of Business Administration from Butler University with a concentration in finance after completing his undergraduate degree in business from Indiana University Kokomo.
Kevin enjoys traveling and all things Disney. He enjoys spending time with his wife Laura and sons Noah and Isaac.
Samantha Higdon, CPA, CGMA
Samantha has seven years of experience in accounting, reporting and analytics, and training obtained through positions in internal audit, financial operations, process improvement, and project management.
A believer in the idea that to improve you must first understand, Samantha enjoys diving deep with team members to develop a mutual understanding of what is and what could be. She works with people as individuals to help them reach their goals be it better utilization of software, a more meaningful metric or a better way of communicating the company's financial position.
Samantha holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Economics from Defiance College as well as a Master’s Degree in Accounting from Ball State University. She is also a licensed CPA and CGMA.
Samantha enjoys sports and traveling domestically and abroad. Her favorites (so far) include Italy, Scotland, and New Orleans.