Yeo & Yeo Promotes Three to Principal
Monday, January 18, 2016
Posted by: Eric Dimoff
Saginaw, MI - Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants is pleased to announce that Danielle A. Cary, CPA, Jacob R. Sopczynski, CPA, and Jennifer M. Watkins, CPA, have been promoted to the position of principal.
Thomas E. Hollerback, president and CEO, says, “We are proud to recognize Danielle, Jacob and Jennifer for their leadership and expertise, and for their commitment to serving our valued clients. They have excelled in providing professional services and are committed to helping Yeo & Yeo’s clients succeed.”
Cary recently transferred from the firm’s Auburn Hills office to the Ann Arbor office. She has over 17 years of experience in tax planning and preparation for individuals and businesses, and business consulting for clients in many industries. She is a key member of the firm’s Tax Services team, helping to implement firm-wide advances in tax processes and client services. She is also a member of the firm’s State and Local Tax (SALT) team and Compilation & Review teams. She serves on the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants’ State and Local Tax Task Force. Cary is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor, assisting clients with QuickBooks software consulting and accounting system design.
Sopczynski provides audit and assurance services. He is a member of the firm’s Audit Services Team and Manufacturing Services team. He also works with many clients as a consultant and specialist in the application of data extraction techniques. He joined Yeo & Yeo in 2005 and is based in the Flint office. Sopczynski serves as the Chair of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants’ Manufacturing Task Force. He is a member of Automation Alley and serves on its finance committee, Michigan Manufacturers Association, Great Lakes Bay Manufacturers Association and the Government Finance Officers Association. He is a Leadership Bay County graduate and a 1,000 Leaders Initiative alumnus.
Watkins provides audit and assurance services with a focus on school districts and not-for-profit organizations. She leads the firm’s Education Services team. She is a member of the Michigan Department of Education’s 1022 Committee and its A-133 Referent Committee, and presents new accounting and audit rules to school district officials throughout the state. She is a member of the Association of School Business Officials, Michigan School Business Officials and several regional School Business Officials organizations. She joined the firm in 2006 and is based in the Flint office. Watkins serves on the board of directors of Zonta Club of Flint and volunteers for Genesee County Habitat for Humanity, Carriage Town Ministries and United Way of Genesee County. She is a graduate of Leadership Genesee.
About Yeo & Yeo
Yeo & Yeo is a leading accounting, audit, tax and business consulting firm throughout Michigan with a proven reputation for personal service, commitment to clients and community support. Growing since 1923, Yeo & Yeo ranks among the Top 100 accounting firms in the U.S. with more than 200 employees and offices in Saginaw (headquarters), Alma, Ann Arbor, Flint, Greater Detroit, Kalamazoo, Lansing. Midland and Southgate. Other Yeo & Yeo affiliates include Affiliated Medical Billing, Yeo & Yeo Computer Consulting and Yeo & Yeo Financial Services. Yeo & Yeo is a founding member of LEA Global, the second largest international professional association. Learn more at www.yeoandyeo.com.