Abeles and Hoffman, P.C. is pleased to announce the promotions of Keith Rauch, CPA and Kelley Wingbermuehle, CPA to senior managers.
“Both Keith and Kelley have a strong dedication to our firm and the clients we serve. We’re all proud of the remarkable achievements they have made over the years,” said Eli Abeles, CPA, President and Shareholder of Abeles and Hoffman, P.C. “Their industrious, quality service to clients and thoughtful leadership in the tax department has contributed to the firm’s growth.”
When he joined the Abeles and Hoffman team in 2014, Rauch brought 10 years of public accounting experience with him. His responsibilities range from overseeing tax and accounting engagements to consulting on specialty tax issues for corporations, partnerships, and high net worth individuals. He serves clients in a variety of industries, including manufacturing and distribution, real estate and construction, medical practices, and professional services.
Rauch holds both a Master of Accounting and Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA), as well as the Mizzou Alumni Association. A native of the St. Louis area, Rauch enjoys photography and is an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, as well as Mizzou’s basketball and football teams. He currently lives in Des Peres.
Since starting at the firm in 2009, Wingbermuehle has served clients in a variety of industries, focusing on manufacturing and distribution, and personal services industries. In addition to overseeing tax planning, compliance, and business consulting, she serves as the firm’s compliance specialist for Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FACTA) and is highly knowledgeable in foreign and offshore asset reporting procedures.
A two-time graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, Wingbermuehle earned a Master of Accounting degree and a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. While earning her undergraduate degree, she received the FSA Outstanding Academic Achievement Award. She is a member of the AICPA, the MSCPA and also serves as a board member for LifeBridge Partnership. Wingbermuehle, her husband, and their children reside in Arnold, Missouri. When away from the office, she enjoys baking, fishing, and cheering on the St. Louis Blues.