Nicole L. Beck, CPA, joined WK as a tax associate in the firm’s Columbia office. Beck recently relocated to Columbia from Mankato, MN, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy from Minnesota State University, Mankato. She has 2 ½ years’ experience as a tax associate with Eide Bailly LLP, where she provided tax services, strategic planning, consulting services, and internal audit services for community banks. She also has experience with individual and corporate tax return preparation.
Karley Jeffery joined WK as an accounting services associate in the firm’s Jefferson City office. Jeffery will be graduating in December with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and accounting from Columbia College. Jeffery has nearly five years’ experience in the banking and real estate lending industry.
Ryan McCullough accepted a position as a staff auditor in the firm’s Columbia office. McCullough will graduate in December with a Master’s of Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting from Columbia College.
Samantha Riley joined WK as an accounting services associate in the firm’s Jefferson City office. Riley earned a Bachelor of Science degree in equestrian science with a minor in business administration from William Woods University. She will provide payroll and accounting services for the firm’s clients.
Xun Chen joined WK as a staff auditor in the firm’s Columbia office. Xun graduated from Columbia College with a Bachelor of Science in accounting and finance and most recently worked for the Missouri State Auditor, focusing on compliance audits of county governments.