27 McKrell Road
Russellton PA 15076
Bill and Kim are very involved in both the West Deer and their church communities and hold family traditions in very high standards. Before purchasing the tax business, they both made the same promise to their father that he made to his: to step into the shoes of each client and to treat each client as if he or she were their own family member.
Bill Yanicko attended Transfiguration grade school in Russellton and then graduated from Deer Lakes High School in 2004 with highest honors. Following graduation, Bill attended Saint Vincent College in the McKenna School of Business and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in both Accounting and Business Management with honors in 2008. Bill successfully completed the certification exam to become a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in 2012.
Kim Yanicko attended Transfiguration grade school in Russellton and then graduated with honors from North Catholic High School in 2007. Following graduation, Kim attended Saint Vincent College in the McKenna School of Business with a major in Accounting and graduated with honors as president of her class in 2011. Kim earned her Master’s Degree in Taxation from Robert Morris University in May 2014.
Kiersten Groves attended St. Joseph High School in Natrona Heights and graduated in 2015 before attending Robert Morris University. At Robert Morris, Kiersten was on the dance team for two years and was an active member of the Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity and the Sport Management Association, having held many leadership positions in both organizations. She graduated in 2019 with a bachelor’s in Sport Management and Marketing, and a master’s in Data Analytics. After graduation and moving closer to home, she joined the BKY family in 2020. Kiersten enjoys spending time with her friends and family, especially the little ones.
Ryan Lemmon is a full-time staff accountant at our Russellton location but works a couple of days at our Wintersville location. He grew up in rural Jefferson Township, PA, and graduated from Knoch High School in 2014. Upon graduation, he began his college career at Butler County Community College, and moved on to graduate from La Roche College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, Finance, and Management in December of 2018. Ryan’s accounting career started with PricewaterhouseCoopers, in Pittsburgh, PA with a focus on trusts/estates. He then moved from public to corporate accounting at Quality Life Services in Butler, PA for 2 years. When Ryan is not working, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as finding new to places to eat and visit.
Bio coming soon!
Bio coming soon!
Cody Weleski is a senior accountant working out of the Russellton office for our Russellton and Wintersville locations. He graduated from Knoch High School in 2003. Following graduation, Cody worked as a union electrician as a member of the IBEW. He returned to school and graduated Butler County Community College with an Associate’s degree in Accounting. Cody has been working in the accounting industry for over 9 years with prior work at Hunter Truck Sales and Bobby Rahal automotive groups. He joined the BKY family in the spring of 2022. Cody enjoys spending time with his wife Sara, and two boys Jax and Bray.
(Reprinted from the Treesdale Magazine, November 2019 Edition)