WNDE Names Five Partners
White Nelson Diehl Evans LLP (“WNDE”) is pleased to announce the promotion of five staff members to partner: Jill Cohen, Mike Glaab, Jennifer Pugh, Kassie Radermacher, and Christina Wenk. Christina is a tax and advisory services partner, and the others are audit and assurance partners.
“We’re pleased to announce the promotion of these outstanding five team members,” said Dave Doran, managing partner. “It offers due recognition for their excellent work, and their added duties will be of great benefit to the firm overall.”
Jill began working with WNDE as an intern in 1993 and has spent most of her career with the firm. She provides financial reporting and consulting services for privately held companies in a variety of industries, including manufacturing and distribution, restaurant and retail industries, construction, investment trusts, medical groups, and nonprofit organizations. The services Jill performs include audits, reviews, and compilations, as well as internal control studies, agreed-upon procedures, bookkeeping, on-site interim controller services, and other consulting services.
Mike joined WNDE in 2004. He serves clients in a wide variety of industries, including state and local governments, retail, distribution, health care, and financial services. He also helps lead the firm’s employee benefit plan ERISA audit practice and holds an Advanced Defined Contribution Plans Audit Certificate from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Jennifer has spent her entire career with WNDE, beginning as an intern in 1996. She provides financial reporting and consulting services to privately held mid-size for-profit companies, nonprofit organizations, and governmental entities. She specializes in employee benefit plans and in the areas of manufacturing, distribution, professional services, construction, and health care. She is also in charge of monitoring the firm’s quality control system.
Kassie has worked with WNDE since 2009. She performs all phases of local governmental audits for cities, successor agencies/redevelopment agencies, and special districts, including single audits of federal grants, compliance audits, and agreed-upon procedures engagements. She is involved with planning the audit, performing the fieldwork for all aspects of the audit, supervising staff accountants, and the preparation of financial statements.
Christina has worked with the firm since 2007. She manages a client base consisting primarily of partnerships, limited liability companies, S corporations, trusts, and high-net-worth individuals. Her responsibilities include tax planning, managing workflow, preparing and reviewing income tax returns, and assisting clients in all manners requested. Christina serves clients in a wide variety of industries, including real estate, construction, and service-oriented businesses.