Principals & Managers

Principals

anness

Thomas J. Anness, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Management Consulting
  • Construction
  • Litigation Support
  • Taxpayer Representation
  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare Organizations, Physicians Groups, Skilled Nursing Facilities and Hospitals
castor

Joseph M. Castor Jr., CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Audit and Accounting
  • Manufacturing
  • Employee Benefit Plans
  • Multi-Employer Plans
  • Not-For-Profit Organizations
  • Internal Audit
commons

Brian C. Commons, CPA, CFE

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Audit
  • Auto Dealerships
  • Management Consulting
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical Practices
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Litigation Support
cournan

John E. Cournan, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Metals and Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audits
  • Wholesale/Distribution
  • Multinational Clients
  • Internal Audit Outsourcing
dipaolo

Louis J. DiPaolo, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Individual and Business Tax Planning, Compliance and Consulting
  • Representation Before Federal, State and Local Authorities
gabriel

Joseph W. Gabriel, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Income Tax
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Corporate Tax Consulting
higgins

Stephen F. Higgins, CPA, CVA, MT

Principal/Tax Director

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Valuations of closely held businesses for business acquisitions, buy-sell agreements, estate and gift tax matters, additional equity offerings and litigation support including domestic relations matters.
  • Consultant and expert witness in business valuation and tax matters.
  • Tax and consulting experience with clients in the health care, manufacturing, construction and not-for-profit industries and high net-worth individuals.
himes

Brian F. Himes, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Manufacturing
  • Wholesale/Distribution
  • Employee Benefit Plans
  • Not-For-Profit Organizations
  • Internal Auditing
murphy

Kimberly A. Murphy, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Individual Income Tax Compliance and Planning
  • Business Tax Compliance, Consulting, and Planning in Manufacturing,
    Distribution, Construction, Engineering and Architectural
    Industries
schafer

Richard A. Schafer, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Auditing, accounting, tax and consulting experience in the manufacturing wholesale, transportation, construction, not-for-profit entities and employee benefit plans
  • Consultant to companies on acquisition strategies, ESOP accounting methods and strategies
Jeff sheets

Jeffrey R. Sheets, CPA

Principal & Director of Information Technology Consulting

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • SOC Engagements
  • PCI & HITRUST
  • Information Systems Security Reviews
  • Sage 300 & Sage CRM and Respective Third Party Products
  • Acumatica
  • System Evaluation and Implementation
  • QuickBooks
underhill

Zachary Underhill, CPA

Principal/Tax Director

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Tax Planning for High Net Worth Individuals
  • Utilization of Qualified Business Income Deduction for pass thru entities
  • Gifting, Trusts, and Estates
  • Construction Industry
  • Manufacturing Industry
wollet

Cynthia A. Wollet, CPA

Principal/Director of Audit & Accounting

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Audit and Accounting Issues
  • Financial Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Not-for-Profit Organizations
  • Employee Benefit Plans
  • Organized Labor
  • Multi-Employer Plans
  • Internal Audit
vennetti

William J. Vennetti, CPA

Principal

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Wholesale/Distribution
  • Tax Planning and Compliance
  • High Net Worth Individuals

Senior Managers

desmond

John Desmond, CPA

Senior Manager

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Individual and business tax planning, compliance, and consulting
  • Review, compilation, and accounting services
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Medical practices
flyak

Stephanie N. Flyak, CPA, MBA

Senior Manager

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Business Tax Compliance and Planning in Manufacturing, distribution, construction, and medical services
  • Individual income tax compliance and planning

Nick Paolini, CPA, CGMA

Senior Manager

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Wholesale/Distribution
  • Professional Services
  • Insurance Agencies
  • Forensic Accounting
plonka

Joyce Plonka, CPA

Senior Manager

Specific Areas of Expertise

  • Small Business Tax and Consulting
  • Construction
  • Union Payroll Audits
  • Individual Tax and Consulting