Wessel & Co., a regional certified public accounting and business consulting firm, has announced the following promotions in its audit and tax departments:
• Jared Black has been promoted to staff accountant III. Black is a graduate of St. Francis University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He joined the firm in 2016 and is a member of the audit department. He focuses on manufacturing and government audits, while also having experience with nonprofit organizations and school district audits. He is an active member of the Manufacturing & Distribution and ACE Niche teams and also a committee member of the activities committee and For-Profit Standards Task Force.
• Jeff Dagostino has been promoted to staff accountant II. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown with a bachelor’s degree in financial accounting. He joined the firm in 2020 and handles many services for the tax clients, including data entry, corporate and individual tax returns, and payroll tax returns. He is a member of the Strategic Tax Advisory team.
• Kate Duppstadt, CPA, has been promoted to senior accountant. She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She joined the firm in 2018 and is a member of the audit department. She focuses on school districts, not-for-profit, employee benefit plans, local…