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About Our Firm

For years, Neitzel Luke & Salopek has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

Neitzel Luke & Salopek is one of the leading firms in and throughout the area. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Neitzel Luke & Salopek is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Neitzel Luke & Salopek receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Brian Neitzel, CPA - Partner

Brian has been a CPA since 1973 and a partner with the firm since 1975.

Kenneth Luke, CPA - Partner

Ken has been a CPA since 1987 and a partner with the firm since 1989. He earned a Masters of Taxation degree from the University of Akron in 1993.

Michael Salopek, CPA - Partner

Mike is a CPA and partner who has a MBA with a concentration in Accountancy. He graduated from John Carroll University.

Maxine Labosky, EA

Maxine has been with the firm for 33 years. She has been an Enrolled Agent since 1993. She is also a Notary Public.

Audrey Luke - Accountant

Audrey Luke has been an accountant with the firm for 24 years. She graduated from Cleveland State University with a degree in accounting.

Mark Neitzel - Accountant

Mark has been with the firm for 15 years. He is a graduate of St. Ignatius High School and attended John Carroll University.

Dan McGoun, CPA - Senior Assurance Manager

Dan is a CPA and graduate of Cleveland State University with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting.

Lisa M Parente, CPA, MBA - Tax Manager

Lisa is a CPA with a Master of Business Administration in Accounting from Baldwin Wallace University and a Bachelor of Arts in Management and French from Hiram College.

James Medves, CPA - Tax Supervisor

James is a CPA and graduate of Cleveland State University with a degree in accounting.

Ingrid Helfrich - Administrative Assistant

Ingrid joined the Firm in 2017, bringing 30 years of experience in public accounting. She is also a notary public.

Megan Cooney - Bookkeeper

Jonathan Akers - Staff Accountant

Jonathan graduated from Cleveland State University with a concentration in Accounting.

Rene Jacobucci - Payroll Specialist

Kelly Haas - Bookkeeper