Charles Goodmiller and Charles Inderie-den have been named co-managing partners
of Henry & Horne LLP, Tempe, succeeding
Mark Eberle, who will take on a leadership
role in business development for the firm.
Goodmiller joined the firm in 1991 and In-derlieden in 1996; both became partners in
John Mackel has joined the Transaction Advisory Group of Reznick Group as a senior
manager in the firm’s Los Angeles office.
The Connecticut Society of CPAs has elected its 2010-2011 Board of Directors: Marcia
L. Marien, managing partner of Marien &
Co. LLC, Norwich, will serve as president;
Gregory A. Lainas, division director for
Robert Half Management Resources, Hartford, as president-elect; Ralph A. Volpe, a
partner and financial institutions practice
leader at McGladrey & Pullen LLP, New
Haven and Stamford, as treasurer; Stephen
A. Pedneault, owner of Forensic Accounting Services LLC, Glastonbury, as secretary;
and Jason D. Newman, a member at Kostin,
Ruffkess & Co. LLC, Farmington, Noelle A.
Taddei, an associate professor of accounting
at Post University, Waterbury, and Mark A.
Andrews, a tax manager at ESPN, Bristol, as
members-at-large. Andrews will also serve as
chair of the CSCPA Advisory Council.
Diahann W. Lassus, co-founder and president of Lassus Wherley, New Providence,
N.J., and Bonita Springs, Fla., has received
the 2010 Robert J. Under wood Distinguished
Service Award from the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors, in recognition of her contributions to the advancement of the practice of fee-only financial
planning and advising. ... Steve S. Schickel
has been promoted to accounting senior at
Bloomer, Geri & Co. CPAs, Pensacola. ... The
Institute of Internal Auditors, Altamonte
Springs, has announced its 2010-2011 Board
of Directors: Günther Meggeneder, chief
audit executive of ista International, Essen,
Germany, will serve as chairman; Dennis K.
Beran, senior vice president and director
of audit at JCPenney Inc., Dallas, as senior
vice chairman; Paul J. Sobel, vice president
of internal audit at Mirant Corp., Atlanta, as
vice chairman for professional development;
Philip D. Tarling, international projects di-
rector at RSM Tenon, Fareham, U.K., as vice
chairman of professional practices; Michael
J. A. Parkinson, a director at KPMG, Canberra, Australia, as vice chairman of the board
for professional services; Patricia E. Scipio,
a director at PricewaterhouseCoopers,
Baltimore, as vice chairman of research;
Oswaldo Basile, an executive director at
Trusty Consultories in Sao Paulo, Brazil, as
treasurer; and Fatimah Abu Bakar, an executive director at Columbus Advisory Sdn
Bhd, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as secretary.
... Kirkland, Russ, Murphy & Tapp PA, St.
Petersburg, announced a number of promotions: Charlie White and Andreea Wildner
were promoted to tax senior; Mike Adkins,
Nicholas Colarusso and Hiram Garcia to
tax staff II; and Kathy Schmitz to tax staff.
... Andreea Cioara, associate director of tax
services at Berkowitz Dick Pollack & Brant,
Miami, has received one of three Woman to
Watch Awards in the Emerging Leaders Category from the Florida Institute of CPAs.
Baker Tilly, Chicago, announced 10 new
partners: Christopher Braun in Detroit;
Bill Bressette, Chris Roemersma, Lisa
Steele and Gregg Weiss in Washington, D.C.;
Charles Droege in Chicago; Carl Franseen
in Janesville; and Chad O’Brien, Corey Tre-maine and Wendi Unger in Milwaukee. In
addition, the firm announced 10 new members of its Partner Development Program:
Wasfi Alnabki, Chris Crowder, Paul Dillon,
Kendal Fleming, Noah Leiden, Traci Row-land and Craig Stetson in Washington, D.C.;
Mara Bain in Minneapolis; and Andrew Dilling and Christopher Schmidt in Appleton,
Anita Sherman, a senior audit partner at
Greenwalt CPAs, Indianapolis, has received
the Alumni Honor Award from Manchester
Theodore R. Smith has joined First National
Bank, Bettendorf, as chief financial officer. ...
Julie M. Salazar has joined Farmers Mutual
Hail Insurance, West Des Moines, as a senior
accountant. ... James R. Pistillo has joined
Brooks Lodden PC, West Des Moines, as an
audit senior manager. ... Frank J. Ross has
been promoted to vice president of global
commercial business at Pioneer Hi-Bred
International Inc., Johnston, while Bruce
R. Schmiedlin has joined the company as
finance project manager.
Jack Maier and Luke Templin have joined
Marks Nelson Vohland Campbell Radetic,
Overland Park, as staff accountants in the
Insurance Consulting Department and the
Assurance Department, respectively.
Ravi Melwani and Julian Gamez have
joined the Audit Department of Bond Beebe,
Bethesda, as senior auditors. ... Linda Culp
has joined Berman Goldman & Ribakow
LLP, Ellicott City, as marketing coordinator.
Steven Harris and Kaleb Lilly have been
promoted to partner at RubinBrown, St.
Louis, while Jennifer Jones was named
chief financial officer, and David Duckwitz
was promoted to director of quality control
for the Kansas City office. In addition, business advisory and internal audit services
partner Chelle Adams has been selected to
participate in the St. Louis Business Diversity Initiative’s Fellows Program, a year-long
leadership program. ... Shannon Pasternak
and Ben Morgan have joined the financial
advisory services practice of Brown Smith
Wallace LLC, St. Louis, as a supervisor and
a financial analyst, respectively. ... Matthew
D. Fisher, Deborah L. Maret and Richard
F. Kraner, of Stone Carlie Wealth Advisors
LLC, Clayton, have been named Five Star
Best in Client Satisfaction Wealth Managers,
while the firm was named among the 2010
Leading Providers Wealth Managers of the
Central U.S. for the second consecutive year
by Goldline Research.
Julie C. Cooke has been made a partner at
A.J. Santye & Co. PA, Somerville.
Alvarez & Marsal announced a number
of new hires in its Private Equity Services
Transaction Advisory Group: Rino Nori
and Michael White have joined as senior
directors in New York, and Doug Lowrie as
a senior director in Chicago; Zach Hamilton has joined the Private Equity Services
Transaction Advisory Healthcare Industry
Group in Nashville; Brent Perkel and
Matthew Savarese have joined the practice’s Financial Industry Group in New York; while
Michael Abramo has joined the group in
Boston, Loren Loftesnes and Chris Merkt
in San Francisco, Amit Modi in New York,