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Our Team

J. Dan Carroll, CPA

dcar@ymcpa.com

Dan has 45 years of experience in public accounting beginning in 1970 when he came to work for Yerkes & Michels. In 1979 he became a partner of the firm. Dan resides outside Independence, KS with his wife. They have four grown children and numerous grandchildren. Dan enjoys fishing, hunting, golf, coaching Cal Ripken baseball, and gardening.

 

Areas of work: Tax Preparation & Planning, Estate & Trust Planning & Preparation, Audits and Compilations

Education: BS in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting from Pittsburg State University in 1970.

Certifications: Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in Kansas, 1976.

Professional Memberships: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants & Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants

Ashley Newland, CPA, MBAA

anew@ymcpa.com

Ashley has 8 years of experience in public accounting. She came to work for Yerkes & Michels in 2008 and became a partner of the firm in 2014. She resides in Neodesha, KS with her son and enjoys reading, gardening, hiking, and playing the piano.

 

Areas of work: Tax Preparation & Planning, Audits (including Single Audits), Agreed-Upon Procedures, Reviews, Compilations, Bookkeeping, Business Consulting, and QuickBooks Accounting Help & Assistance.

Education: Associate of General Studies from Independence Community College, Phi Theta Kappa Society, 2005; Bachelor of Business Administration in Managerial Accounting from Friends University, 2008; Masters of Business Administration in Accounting, Summa Cum Laude, from Friends University, 2013; Graduate Certificate of Accounting from Friends University, 2013.

Certifications: Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in Kansas, 2015.

Professional Memberships: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants & Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants

Emily Erbe, CPA

eerb@ymcpa.com

Emily has 11 years of experience in public accounting. She came to work for Yerkes & Michels in 2005 and became a partner of the firm in 2014. She resides outside Neodesha, KS with her husband and two children. Emily enjoys reading, anything that takes her outdoors, and spending time with her family.

 

Areas of work: Tax Preparation & Planning, Estate & Trust Planning & Taxation, Audits, Agreed-Upon Procedures, Compilations, Bookkeeping, Business Consulting, and QuickBooks Accounting Help & Assistance.

Education: Associate of Arts from Coffeyville Community College, 2002; Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Accounting from Pittsburg State University, 2005

Certifications: Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in Kansas, 2016.

Professional Memberships: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants & Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants

David Schwenker

dsch@ymcpa.com

Dave has 16 years of experience in public accounting. He came to work for Yerkes & Michels in 2000 and became a partner of the firm in 2014. He resides in Independence, KS with his wife and two children. Dave enjoys watching and attending sporting events, spending time with his family, and taking care of their many family pets.

 

Areas of work: Tax Preparation & Planning, Audits, Reviews, Compilations, Bookkeeping, and Business Consulting.

Education: Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Accounting from Pittsburg State University, 2000