Listwak & Associates was established in 1989 when Tom Listwak purchased the firm and dedicated himself to continuing the tradition of quality, timely professional tax and accounting services. Don Finke joined the firm in 2008 and we have continued to grow. Our team of professionals use their knowledge, skills, and expertise to contribute to our client’s success. We take great satisfaction partnering with our clients and know that our firm’s success depends upon us helping our clients.
We service a variety of businesses including professional firms such as engineering and law, wholesalers and distributors, manufacturing, retail, real estate and construction. We also provide expertise to many non-profit organizations.
A brief profile of firm members:
Thomas W. Listwak, CPA - Tom is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania and has a Master of Science in Taxation from Robert Morris University. Tom assists clients in developing short and long-term business plans. In addition, he provides tax planning strategies and business succession plans for closely held businesses.
Donald Finke, Jr., CPA - Don joined the firm in late 2008 after serving as a partner at another local CPA firm. Don is a graduate of Clarion University of Pennsylvania and specializes in tax planning and compliance along with business acquisitions and sales for closely held companies. He also serves as the firm’s Quality Control Director.
Karen Urban, CPA - Karen is a graduate of Westminster College. She has over eighteen years of public accounting experience, sixteen of those years with the firm. She provides accounting and auditing services to closely held corporations and non-profits.
Bonnie L. Listwak, CPA - Bonnie joined the firm in 1992. A graduate of Duquesne University, she provides tax compliance and planning services with additional expertise in the area of multi-state taxation and sales and use tax. She also serves as the firm’s administrator.
Doug Abel- Doug joined the firm after graduating from Penn State University. He has over thirty-five years experience servicing individuals and closely held businesses in the areas of accounting, auditing, tax planning and preparation.
Stefanie Behr, CPA - Stefanie joined the firm in November 2015 after serving at another firm for four years as an audit supervisor and has almost twelve years of public accounting experience. She has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and her undergraduate degree from Cumberland University.
Kristin N. France, CPA - Kristin rejoined us in September 2015 and has over fifteen years of accounting experience including over five years as a QuickBooks accountant and is a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor. Kristin is a graduate of Indiana University of PA.
Thomas W. Listwak, Jr., CPA - Tom Jr. joined the firm in November 2015 after serving at another firm for two and one half years. He has a Master's of Accounting Degree from the University of Pittsburgh and his undergraduate degree from Duquesne University.
Lisa C. Wozniak – Lisa joined the firm in March 2004 and was promoted to Accounting Associate in January 2013 in addition to serving as our office manager. Lisa has an Associate’s Degree from Community College of Allegheny County and over twenty-five years of experience in the accounting, banking and insurance industries. She provides support for our auditors and accountants and provides QuickBooks support for our clients.
Shannon Weber - Shannon joined the firm in November 2013 as an administrative assistant to the firm's office manager. She has over fifteen years of administrative support service experience in various industries.