Our Team


The success of our work hinges on the quality and commitment of our team. Everyone on our team has strong experiences, impressive credentials, personable demeanors, and great work ethic. To learn more about WABC’s team, click on their photos below to read their bios.

Alex Roos

Intern

Alex started working at WABC in December of 2016. He is a freshman at Stevenson University and will graduate in the spring of 2020. Alex is pursuing a Master's degree in accounting. When he is not working, Alex enjoys spending time with friends and family and playing soccer. In fact, Alex is a member of the Stevenson University Men's soccer team.

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Alex Roos

Alex Roos

Intern

Anna Prostyakova, CPA

Manager

Anna is a Tax Department Manager with 16 years of experience in public accounting, primarily in tax areas.   She has been involved and preparation and review of complex individual and business tax returns, as well as tax projections and planning.  She has also done work in non-for-profit area as well as in the estate and trust taxation.  Anna graduated from Towson University with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting in 1999 and received her Certified Public Accountant license a few years later.  She enjoys spending time with her family, shopping and traveling.

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Anna Prostyakova, CPA

Anna Prostyakova, CPA

Manager

Aviva Morgenstern, CPA

Manager

Aviva joined our firm in July 2005 as a manager. She came with over six years experience in a big four accounting firm with a strong background in audits of non-profits, higher education and A133 work. Aviva runs our Accounting and Auditing technical division. She is involved with the compliance aspects of our financial statements, researching accounting issues, implementing new pronouncements into our audit framework and training staff both informally and through continuing education classes.

Aviva works diligently to keep the Firm up-to-date in the constantly changing accounting environment. In addition, she plays an active role in the quality controls aspects of our Firm in working on internal peer reviews and coordinating with the external peer reviewer. Her 16 years of accounting and auditing experience provides a wealth of knowledge to other employees of the Firm.

Aviva graduated Cleveland State University in 1998 and became a licensed CPA in 2000. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Maryland State Accounting Society. Aviva lives in Baltimore with her husband and five children

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Aviva Morgenstern, CPA

Aviva Morgenstern, CPA

Manager

Bethany Zheng, CPA

Senior Associate

Bethany has over 10 years public accounting experience as a tax accountant, she prepares federal and multi-state tax returns for Corporations, partnerships, high net worth individuals, trusts  and non-profit organizations. Bethany is dedicated to providing quality accounting and tax services, she has extensive experience in accounting and taxation for small business, she also has the experience of preparing more complicated consolidated tax returns for big business entities. Before started her public accounting career, Bethany worked at accounting department in retail, manufacturing and banking industries. Bethany graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Master of Science degree in Economics. She is a Maryland CPA.

Bethany likes dancing, in her free time, she takes adult dancing classes and participates the performance with her dancing group at various community events.

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Bethany Zheng, CPA

Bethany Zheng, CPA

Senior Associate

Brandon A. Keiser, CPA

Associate

Brandon graduated from Towson University with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting.  He started working at WABC in November of 2013 as an intern.  Upon graduation in the spring of 2016, Brandon was brought on as a full time associate.  Brandon is currently sitting for the CPA exam and plans to get his masters in taxation.  When Brandon is not working, he enjoys playing and watching sports and spending time with family and friends

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Brandon A. Keiser, CPA

Brandon A. Keiser, CPA

Associate

Carol A. Giese

Tax Administrator

Carol began working at WABC in January, 2013 after a merger with DRM&K. Carol has been working in the accounting since 1994. Carol was previously the office manager at DRM&K but quickly found that being the tax administrator at WABC was a great fit for her, as she loves tax season. In her spare time Carol enjoys “family fun” night with her family, traveling with her husband, movies with her son and photography with her daughter.

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Carol A. Giese

Carol A. Giese

Tax Administrator

Debbie Donovan, CPA, MSA

Supervisor

Debbie joined WABC for in 2013. She has over 7 years of experience in public accounting. Debbie specializes in auditing and accounting with a focus on not-for-profits and small businesses. She is also the chair of the New Young Professional Network of the Maryland Association of CPAs and teaches review courses for CPA candidates. When not working, Debbie spends her time with friends and family and enjoys traveling.

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Debbie Donovan, CPA, MSA

Debbie Donovan, CPA, MSA

Supervisor

Donna McMahon

Associate

Donna started working at WABC in 2016. She has been a full charge bookkeeper for 45 years. Donna began with manual ledgers and started working with the computer age 20 years ago. She has vast experience with small business bookkeeping. When Donna is not working she enjoys spending time with family and friends and watching the Ravens.

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Donna McMahon

Donna McMahon

Associate

Dustin Page, CPA, CVA

Supervisor

Dustin has been with WABC for almost 10 years.  He specializes in auditing and accounting, as well as working in the WABC Business Valuation department. Dustin is a member of the Anne Arundel Y Community Leadership Board and the Y of Central Maryland Finance Committee. When not working, Dustin enjoys spending time with friends and family and playing music.

 

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Dustin Page, CPA, CVA

Dustin Page, CPA, CVA

Supervisor

Evan Snyder

Associate

Evan began working as an intern in the Summer of 2014 and went on to become an associate at WABC in the Summer of 2016. After graduating from Stevenson University in 2015, Evan has been working hard, while studying for the CPA exam. When Evan is not working, he enjoys some quality family time, watch the Redskins (attempt to win), play sports, watch movies, and get together with friends.

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Evan Snyder

Evan Snyder

Associate

Jane Stefanik

Manager
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Jane Stefanik

Jane Stefanik

Manager

Jasmyne E. Birch

Wealth Management Assistant

Jasmyne began working as an associate for WABC in January, 2015 after the merger of Dennis H. Weiner &amp Associates, Chartered. Jasmyne has been providing accounting and management services since 2001; beginning her career in the food service industry. Now, she has an expertise in QuickBooks, corporate accounting and individual tax return preparation. Also, Jasmyne enjoys planning firm events and participating in marketing initiatives at WABC. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, attending concerts and spending time with her daughter.

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Jasmyne E. Birch

Jasmyne E. Birch

Wealth Management Assistant

Jennifer Mill

Intern

Jen started working at WABC in December of 2015. She is a senior at Towson University and plans to graduate in the spring of 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree in accounting. In addition, Jen is pursuing a minor in finance. When Jen is not working she enjoys spending time with friends and family.

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Jennifer Mill

Jennifer Mill

Intern

Lisa Stevens

Firm Administrator

Lisa has worked for WABC for the last 19 years.  She started as the Receptionist and has worked her way up to the Firm Administrator.  She takes care of Human Resources, Operations & Information Technology at the firm, along with client bookkeeping.  When not at WABC, she likes to read, go gambling, movies with family or get together with friends.

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Lisa Stevens

Lisa Stevens

Firm Administrator

Louis Katz, CPA

Manager

Louis has 40 years of public accounting experience and joined WABC as a tax manager in January of 2014. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Loyola College, he earned his Master of Science degree in Taxation from the University of Baltimore. Louis represents upper wealth clients as a consultant of accounting and tax services with a specialty in estates and trusts. He has been a member of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountant Tax Committee and has successfully represented many clients before government units in audit and appeals divisions.

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Louis Katz, CPA

Louis Katz, CPA

Manager

Manish K. Patel

Senior Associate

Mr. Patel holds an Associates of Arts degree in accounting from Catonsville Community College. While attending college, he became employed by Jerome J. Zaben, CPA and continued with the firm for 13 years. He joined Dennis H. Weiner & Associates, Chartered in December, 2003 where he provides bookkeeping services and assists with tax preparation. Mr. Patel is currently working towards his Bachelor of Science degree with a major in accounting at Towson University.

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Manish K. Patel

Manish K. Patel

Senior Associate

Michael Blaher, CPA, CMA

Manager

Michael graduated from Salisbury University with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and a Masters in Business Administration. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Management Accountant. He spent his first eight years as an accountant working with local and regional accounting firms in Texas and Maryland. In 1989, Michael entered private industry as controller for a community health care organization. He has since held key management positions in companies with sales of $10 million to $2 billion. Michael has been in public accounting for the last 14 years and he has extensive experience in management accounting including acquisitions and divestitures, due diligence, start-ups, budgeting, system implementations, financial accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll.

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Michael Blaher, CPA, CMA

Michael Blaher, CPA, CMA

Manager

Michael Dancziger, CPA

Supervisor

Michael has been in public accounting for over 10 years and joined WABC in January 2014 with the DRMK merger. He oversees the accounting and tax requirements of many clients in a wide array of industry and values the lasting relationships he has developed through working with them to meet their needs and challenges, whether big or small. He also enjoys training and working with staff members who are beginning their careers in public accounting. Michael lives in Baltimore with his wife and four children.

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Michael Dancziger, CPA

Michael Dancziger, CPA

Supervisor

Michelle D. O’Neal, CPA

Senior Associate

Michelle D. O’Neal has over 15 years accounting and tax experience. She holds a Bachelor of Accountancy and MBA.  Her background includes private, public and consulting accounting. Michelle came to WABC in 2014 by way of a merger with DRMK.  She has been with both firms collectively for over 10 years when she moved to Maryland from Michigan. She is involved in the accounting and tax requirements of many clients in a wide array of industries. Michelle enjoys spending time with her family, church and community activities.

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Michelle D. O’Neal, CPA

Michelle D. O’Neal, CPA

Senior Associate

Nichol Moeller, CPA

Supervisor

Nichol rejoined WABC’s team in 2014 as a supervisor with over 8 years of experience in public accounting. She is a graduate of McDaniel College with a Business Degree and has her CPA license since 2012. Nichol currently is a Quickbooks ProAdvisor who enjoys helping teach Business Owners/their accounting personnel along with her co-workers to better use various Quickbooks programs for their specific needs. She does anything from accounting and auditing to preparing individual and business tax returns. Outside of work, Nichol enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She plays softball and enjoys reading when she has time.

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Nichol Moeller, CPA

Nichol Moeller, CPA

Supervisor

Olivia Evans

Marketing Intern

Olivia started working at WABC in September of 2016. She is a senior at Towson University and plans to graduate in the spring of 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree in mass communications. She is pursuing a dual track in advertising and public relations with a minor in marketing. Olivia is a member of the Towson University Swimming and Diving Team. When Olivia is not working or swimming, she enjoys movies and spending time with family and friends.

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Olivia Evans

Olivia Evans

Marketing Intern

Robin L. Dawson

Administrative Assistant

Ms. Dawson holds a bachelors degree in Sociology from Towson University. Her degree has provided the background for her high level of experience in dealing with interpersonal business relationships. Her varied positions have included the scheduling and maintenance of a transportation rental fleet of handicap accessible vehicles to a more structured office- oriented environment assisting professional advisors. Robin joined Dennis Weiner’s firm in January of 2012 and brought her seasoned administrative support skills. When Dennis merged with Weil, Akman, Baylin & Coleman, PA in January of 2015 she offered those same skills to WABC.

She enjoys playing tennis and raising her three children.

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Robin L. Dawson

Robin L. Dawson

Administrative Assistant

Sandy Parobeck, CPA, MST

Senior Associate

Sandy works in the Tax Department. She has been with WABC for 7 years. Her prior public firm experience was for three years. She also has real estate management accounting experience with two companies for six years. Accounting is Sandy’s second career; the first was in printing for seventeen years. She is also the treasurer for her community association and also a volunteer for the Maryland Zoo’s special events and Susan G. Komen’s race event.

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Sandy Parobeck, CPA, MST

Sandy Parobeck, CPA, MST

Senior Associate

Sarah Kirchoff

Administrative Assistant

Sarah has worked at WABC for 5 years, but has worked in various administrative/customer relations positions since 2004. She really enjoys the “jack of all trades” aspect that comes with working in administration. She handles multiple tasks ranging from accounts receivable, processing tax returns and financial statements, helping with IT issues to planning firm events. Her day is never boring. She enjoys the personal touch of dealing with clients over the phone and in person especially during tax season. Born and raised in Baltimore, Sarah lives in Dundalk with her husband and puppy Willow while enjoying music, movies, time with her family, and volunteering.

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Sarah Kirchoff

Sarah Kirchoff

Administrative Assistant

Timothy Valenta, CPA

Manager

A native Marylander and graduate of Villa Julie College (now Stevenson University), Tim has been a CPA with the firm nearing twenty years.  Originally starting as an intern, he performs a wide range of the services offered by the firm including individual, business and not-for-profit tax return preparation, financial statement auditing and reporting, and providing accounting and tax advice to our clients.  Tim is an active member of the American Institute for Certified Public Accountants and Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants.

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Timothy Valenta, CPA

Timothy Valenta, CPA

Manager

Vicki Davidson, CPA

Supervisor

Vicki is a Supervisor in the Small Business Accounting Department. She started her career in accounting as an intern at WABC in 1993. In 2004, she took a professional leave of absence to care for her growing family. In 2014, with her oldest off to middle school and her youngest starting kindergarten, she returned to WABC. Vicki is an active member in the PTA and serves as the treasurer and on the board of directors for The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company, where her husband is a 20+ year active life member. When she’s not attending soccer games, dance recitals or orchestra performances, you can find Vicki on a beach somewhere!

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Vicki Davidson, CPA

Vicki Davidson, CPA

Supervisor

Wendy L. Bauer, CPA

Manager

Ms. Bauer graduated from Towson State University with a Bachelor of Science degree and major in accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant and member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants. While working towards her degree, Ms. Bauer became employed by Jerome J. Zaben, CPA where she provided accounting and tax services to a wide variety of small businesses and individuals for over 20 years. Upon Mr. Zaben’s retirement in 2003, Ms. Bauer acquired and merged her practice into Dennis H. Weiner Associates, Chartered.

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Wendy L. Bauer, CPA

Wendy L. Bauer, CPA

Manager

Zac Cohen

Intern

Zac started working at WABC in October of 2016. He is a senior at Towson University and plans to graduate in the spring of 2017. Zac is pursuing a Master's degree in accounting. When he is not working he enjoys playing and watching sports in addition to spending time with family and friends.

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Zac Cohen

Zac Cohen

Intern

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Andrew J. Jones, MBA

Senior Associate

Andrew began working at WABC in 2016. He has over 13 years of experience working in local and regional public accounting firms. He holds a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Towson University and a Masters in business administration with a focus in finance from Loyola University of Maryland. Andrew's experience includes preparation of complex business tax returns and consulting with owners of small businesses, automotive repair and construction industries. In addition he has a background providing auditing and accounting services for non-public and non-profit entities.

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Andrew J. Jones, MBA

Andrew J. Jones, MBA

Senior Associate

Debra Simmons

Receptionist

Debbie has been with WABC for 4 years. She take care of our clients when they call and come in as well as keeping the front desk running smoothly. She has been a receptionist for 25 years and loves it. Outside of work, Debbie enjoys going to yard sales, trying to help find lost dogs, and spending time with her husband and rescue lab, CC.

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Debra Simmons

Debra Simmons

Receptionist

Marie Rogalski

Associate
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Marie Rogalski

Marie Rogalski

Associate

Tanesha McElveen

Administrative Assistant
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Tanesha McElveen

Tanesha McElveen

Administrative Assistant