WK celebrates new associates, new CPA
Posted On: 7-25-2015 | Posted By: WK Staff
This summer, WK welcomed three new associates to the firm and celebrated the licensure of a new CPA.
“We are fortunate to work with these outstanding individuals,” says WK Chairman Jeff Echelmeier.
Katie Barthel, CPA, joined WK in July as a tax senior in the Columbia office. She has five years of professional experience in public and private accounting and provides tax services to business and individual clients. Katie earned a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Kansas and is a native of Kansas City.
Kristen Brown joined WK in July as an audit associate in the Columbia office. She earned a Master of Accountancy from the University of Missouri and is a native of Ashland. Kristen will provide audit services to clients in a variety of industries.
Kristyn Caldwell joined WK in May as a tax associate in the Columbia office. She is a native of Canton and earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from Columbia College. Kristyn also served as a tax intern at WK in Spring 2015. She provides tax and accounting services to business and individual clients.
Kyle Menges recently earned a license as a Certified Public Accountant. Licensure as a CPA demonstrates practical experience, technical proficiency, and commitment to the accounting profession. Kyle serves as an audit associate in the Jefferson City office. He provides audit services to clients in a variety of industries. Kyle earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in accounting from Rockhurst University. He joined WK in 2014 and is a native of Jefferson City.