JonesKohanski Consultants & Certified Public Accountants
The company recently announced new members of the firm’s accounting team. Christopher Fadule and Frank Witmayer have joined the firm as accountants in the Sugarloaf office located at 6 Brookhill Square South, and Alice Hess and Heather Warfel are new accountants in the Moosic office located at 3939 Birney Avenue.
Fadule, of Hazle Township, is a graduate of Wilkes University, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He will return to Wilkes for his MBA in the fall. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) and the National Society of Leadership and Success.
Witmayer is a graduate of Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He resides in Hazleton with his son, Drake.
Hess earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a concentration in Fraud Examination. She graduated Magna Cum Laude. She is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) and the Association of Fraud Examiners. She resides in Berwick.
Warfel graduated from Magna Cum Laude from Marywood University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. She is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA). She resides in Jessup.
Douglas Klinger has been hired as vice president and commercial lending relationship manager for the bank’s Luzerne County service area.
Klinger brings a wealth of sales expertise to his new position with Fidelity Bank, having 20 years of experience in lending throughout the Wyoming Valley.
Klinger earned a Bachelor of Science degree in finance with a minor in economics from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania and is also a graduate of the American Bankers’ Association Graduate School of Commercial Lending at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Tex. He and his family reside in Dallas, Pennsylvania.
Nicole Costanzo and Patrick T. Hannon have been promoted to assistant vice president.
Costanzo is a senior banking advisor in PNC’s wealth management group in Scranton. She is a graduate of the University of Scranton where she earned a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics. She resides in Clarks Summit with her husband, Nick, and son, Andrew.
Hannon is a financial advisor in PNC’s investment group. He is a graduate of Bloomsburg University where he earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science and received the Chartered Life Underwriter award from the American College. Hannon currently resides in Dallas with his wife, Erin.
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS
The Wyoming Valley Chapter recently elected new officers for the 2013-2014 year. The new officers shown are Amy Maslo, from Freeland, president; Regina Warner, of Tobyhanna, vice-president; Marion Hidlay, from Huntington Mills, secretary; and Debbie Archibald, of Clarks Summit, treasurer.
IAAP is the largest organization specifically devoted to the enhancement of administrative professionals through certification, international conferences, education programs, publications, and social media.
Kate Daye, a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, has joined Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual), as a financial services professional.
At MassMutual, Daye serves as a specialist in life insurance programs, business insurance, estate planning, and retirement planning.
With its main office in Center Valley the company offers wealth accumulation and financial planning services to clients throughout the Greater Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and Lehigh Valley areas.