ORCHARD PARK - Kelly E. Leonard recently joined the firm, Buffamante Whipple Buttafaro, P.C., as a senior accountant in the Orchard Park office, according to Jack Whipple, CPA, and managing shareholder of the firm.
As a senior accountant, Leonard's focus will be primarily on tax engagements, particularity the preparation of corporate, partnership, individual, Limited Liability Company, and fiduciary tax returns, including multi-state returns. She is also responsible for preparing compiled and reviewed financial statements and assisting businesses and individuals with tax planning and projections.
Leonard, of Buffalo, earned her bachelor's degree in accounting from SUNY Geneseo. She is a graduate of Greece Athena High School, in Rochester.
"As BWB grows in the Buffalo area, we are excited to have Kelly join our team, helping us build business relationships on the local level," stated Whipple. "Kelly will be a great addition to our tax department."
BWB is a full service public accounting firm providing wide-ranging assistance in the areas of accounting, auditing, tax and advisory services. Its current staff consists of over 50 professionals, paraprofessionals and support staff, including 24 Certified Public Accountants. The firm serves as accountants and advisors to businesses, organizations and individuals throughout the United States, while maintaining offices in Jamestown, Olean and Orchard Park.