Bowers & Company CPAs, PLLC is proud to announce the promotion of 11 staff members.
Nicholas A. Agrippino, CPA, CCIFP, MBA has been promoted to Tax Manager. Nick joined the firm in 2017. He attended Le Moyne College for his bachelor’s degree and MBA. Nick works in our Tax Department with a focus on construction, manufacturing & distribution, professional services, tax compliance, cannabis, and agriculture.
Steven P. Kelley has been promoted to Audit Manager. Steve joined the firm in 2020. He attended St. John Fisher for undergrad and received his MBA at the State University of New York at Oswego. Steve works in our Audit Department, with a focus on construction, financial institutions, and employee benefit plans.
Jarod M. Ormsby, CPA, MBA has been promoted to Supervisor. Jarod started at Bowers as an intern in 2015 and was hired full-time in 2016. He graduated from Le Moyne College and specializes in corporate and partnership tax returns.
Jason L. Krause, MBA has been promoted to Supervisor. Jason started at Bowers as an intern in 2017 and was hired full-time in 2017. He graduated with his MBA from SUNY Oswego. Jason’s focus is Business (S-Corps, C Corps, and Partnership) related tax returns.
Chelsea M. Sweet has been promoted to Outsourced Controller. Chelsea joined the Firm in 2012. She attended Russell Sage College, Sage Graduate School and Columbia College of Missouri. Chelsea specializes in railroad accounting, railroad payroll, small business accounting, and payroll QuickBooks ProAdvisor for online and desktop.
Adela Racic has been promoted to Senior Accountant. Joining the firm in 2019, Adela attended Le Moyne College. She works on various tax clients across multiple different industries, including small business, real estate, restaurants, railroads and not-for-profits.
Giuseppe W. Carberg has been promoted to Senior Accountant. Giuseppe joined the firm in 2019 and attended SUNY Oswego. He works on school districts, railroads, unions and construction clients.
Beatriz Haces has been promoted to Senior Accountant. Beatriz joined the firm in 2017 and attended Le Moyne College. She works on Land Banks (Not for Profit) and focuses on QuickBooks cleanups and preparing and reviewing month end financials.
Wesley R. Sakran, MBA has been promoted to Senior Accountant. Wes joined the firm in 2019 and attended SUNY Oswego. Wes focuses on preparing tax returns for contractors.
Christopher R. Thurston has been promoted to Senior Administrative Specialist. Chris joined the firm in 2019 and received his Associates Degree from SUNY Jefferson. He is currently attending Western Governors University for his bachelor’s degree. Chris works with all departments at Bowers, specifically tax.
Taylor L. Howell has been promoted to Director of Marketing and Recruiting. Taylor joined the firm in 2020 and attended SUNY Owego, where she majored in marketing.
About Bowers & Company CPAs PLLC
Bowers & Company CPAs, PLLC has served private and closely held businesses with strategic financial advice for more than 40 years. Whether traditional Tax and Audit, Business Valuation, Accounting/Bookkeeping, Forensic Accounting, or Financial Planning services, our approach is the same:
“Master an in-depth knowledge of our clients and their industry to provide proactive, innovative analysis and recommendations with the objective of building and maintaining net worth”.
At Bowers & Company, we set the tone by being readily available to our clients, maintaining close relationships built on integrity and trust. With 20 Partners and a staff of more than 90, Bowers & Company has offices in Syracuse and Watertown, New York.