Bober Markey Fedorovich promotes 15 team members

05 September 2022 2 min. read
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Bober Markey Fedorovich, an Akron, OH-based accounting and consulting firm, has made 15 promotions across its Northeast Ohio team.

The firm’s promotions included five new senior managers:

Joseph Blaha (assurance and advisory) provides audit services to clients across manufacturing and distribution, construction, professional services, retail, and employee benefit plans. He has also supported various special projects, including acquisitions and internal control analysis.

Tyler Chaplin (tax) is part of the private client services (PCS) practice and supports S-corporations, partnerships, and high-net-worth individuals. He also works on engagements in individual and estate tax planning and leads training for new tax staff and interns.

Karyn Kail (business advisory) delivers business consulting, accounting assistance, tax and accounting closing assistance, cash to accrual conversions, audit readiness consulting, and fractional CFO services.

Joseph Blaha, Tyler Chaplin, Karyn Kail, Nathan Lieb and Tina Puri

Nathan Lieb (tax) serves public and private C-corporations, S-corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships. He advises on tax planning strategies, due diligence, and compliance in multiple taxing jurisdictions.

Tina Puri (assurance and advisory) works with manufacturing clients and employee benefit plans. She focuses on coordinating engagements and working with staff in executing, supervising, and reviewing engagements. Puri also has experience performing technical accounting research and internal controls compliance.


Jonathan Abbotoy – business valuation
Alex Irwin – transaction advisory
Jonathan Palay – assurance and advisory
Kevin Patrick – assurance and advisory
Travis Werner – assurance and advisory


Kelly Harrington – assurance and advisory
Laura Lechko – tax


Salvatore Rasicci – tax
Lauren Ruane – business advisory services
Megan Troyer – assurance and advisory

BMF was founded in 1959 and provides services in audit and accounting, tax, valuation and transactions, cyber technology, and advisory. The firm’s advisory practice spans offerings in business strategy and performance, fraud and forensics, compliance, corporate governance, controllership, and succession planning. BMF has more than 115 employees across offices in Akron and Cleveland, according to LinkedIn.

BMF is the 195th-ranked firm on IPA’s list of the largest public accounting firms in the United States, with $22.1 million in annual revenue. It is a member of the Allinial Global alliance of independent accountancies.