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NEWS RELEASE: MarksNelson Continues to Grow With Addition of New Staff Members

By MarksNelson on January 31, 2017 in News Releases

MarksNelson accounting and consulting firm announces five new team members.

Beth Van Leeuwen, CPA, returns to the firm as a manager in the Tax Department. She worked for MarksNelson from 2013-2015 before taking a position at MTC Holding Corporation. Van Leeuwen specializes in helping clients in the manufacturing and distribution industry with tax planning, research, and compliance to minimize their tax liabilities.

Rachel Bertelsmeier joins MarksNelson as a manager in the Specialty Services Department. At the firm, she will specialize in insurance taxation and work with producer-owned reinsurance companies. Previously, Bertelsmeier worked as a Tax Manager for several companies including Deloitte and RSM McGladrey.

Austin Gress, CPA, rejoins MarksNelson as a senior staff accountant in the Assurance and Business Advisory Department. Gress holds a degree in Accounting from the University of Missouri – Kansas City.

Shelby Domann accepted a position as a staff accountant in the Assurance and Business Advisory Department after completing an internship with the firm.  She holds a degree in Business Administration from Kansas State University.

Andrew Newkirk is a new staff accountant working in both the Assurance and Business Advisory Department as well as the Enterprise Resource Solutions team. He recently completed an internship at the firm and received a degree in Accounting from University of Missouri – Kansas City.

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MarksNelson LLC works with clients to help safeguard and grow their businesses. Our ultimate goal is to help our clients to Move Forward. The firm provides Assurance, Accounting Services and Business Advisory, Business Valuation, Consulting, Cost Segregation, Employee Benefit Plan Audits, Litigation Support, Forensic Accounting, International Tax, State and Local Tax and Tax planning, advisory and compliance services. MarksNelson is a member of The Leading Edge Alliance, the second-largest international professional association of independently owned accounting and consulting firms, serving clients who need additional resources on a national or international level. MarksNelson has significant accounting and business advisory experience in the auto dealership, construction, insurance, manufacturing, distribution and real estate sectors. The firm was named among the 2014 Best Accounting Firms for Leadership Equity by the 2014 Accounting MOVE Project for its dedication to gender equity.