Meet the Team

 

 

PARTNERS:

Jori Culp, CPA, CFE - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 103

Reuel Deppen, CPA - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 126

David Reinhart, CPA - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 108

 

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF:

Payroll and Bookkeeping

Jessica Rodriguez - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 115 

Administrative

Brenda Arocho - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 128 

Mary Collins - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 131

Tanya Tran - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 116

Faith Walker - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 110 

 ACCOUNTANTS:

Rachel Bown, CPA This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 144

Tabitha Connelly - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 104

Angela Ducker, CPA, CGMA This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 107

Kelly Jaeger, CPA This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 122

Greg Kashella, CPA This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 105

Leah Kistler, CPAThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 124

Crystal Martin, EA This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 121

Katy PetersThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Ext. 101

 

 

 
   

 

Jori Culp, CPA, CFE

Partner

 Areas of Practice
  • Auditing
  • Review and compilation services
  • Nonprofit accounting and related tax services
  • Business and individual tax planning and preparation
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Forensic accounting and business ethics

Background

  • Graduate of Elizabethtown College
  • Certified Public Accountant (PA and NY)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner

As Audit Partner, Jori leads the planning and oversight of the firm’s audit and attest engagements, as well as tax preparation and planning.  She also partner and shares responsibilities for overseeing firm operations and strategic planning.

Jori is a current Board Member of INPACT Americas, an association of independent accounting firms dedicated to promoting high-quality standards of financial reporting and auditing practices worldwide.

She has spoken on auditing and accounting issues and corporate fraud at many international conferences. She is an active member of the AICPA, PICPA, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

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Reuel Deppen, CPA

Partner

 Areas of Practice
  • Accounting and consulting services for closely held businesses and their owners
  • Business valuation services

Background

  • Graduate of Pennsylvania State University (BA & MBA)
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Valuation Analyst

Reuel is a member of the AICPA, PICPA, and NACVA. Reuel previously has served as an adjunct faculty member at Albright College, the Workforce and Economic Development Division of Harrisburg Area Community College, and Wilson College.

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David Reinhart, CPA

Partner

Areas of Practice

  • Auditing
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Business and individual tax planning and preparation
  • Planning and business consulting
  • Specialized tax consulting
  • Review and compilation services

Background

  • Graduate of Elizabethtown College
  • Certified Public Accountant

As a partner, Dave shares responsibility for overseeing firm operations and strategic planning.

Dave is an active member of the AICPA and PICPA.

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Rachel Bown, CPA

 Areas of Practice
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Experience working with manufacturing, construction, government, and not for profit companies
  • Auditing of for-profit and not-for-profit
  • Auditing of Employee Benefit Plans
  • Review and compilation services

Background

  • Graduate of Shippensburg University (BS)
  • Certified Public Accountant

Rachel joined Smoker, Smith & Associates in 2010. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Shippensburg University in 2004, and became a licensed CPA in Pennsylvania in 2011.

Rachel is a member of the AICPA and PICPA. She works closely with our clients, their controllers, and bookkeepers to provide audit, attest, and tax services. Outside of the office, she is the Treasurer of the Palmyra Civic Baseball Association.


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Tabitha Connelly

 Areas of Practice
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Tax preparation and planning for individual and business clients
  • Auditing of for-profit and not-for-profit entities
  • Review and compilation services

Background

  • Graduate of The Pennsylvania State University 

Tabitha began her career with Smoker, Smith & Associates in 2021.


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Angela Ducker, CPA, CGMA

 Areas of Practice
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Tax preparation and planning for individual and business clients
  • Estate and Trust Taxation

Background

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant

Angela began her career with Smoker, Smith & Associates in 2021.


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Kelly Jaeger, CPA

 Areas of Practice
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Tax preparation and planning for individual, business and not-for-profit clients
  • Auditing of for-profit and not-for-profit entities, including rural development and federal acquisition regulation audits
  • Review and compilation services

Background

  • Graduate of Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (BS)
  • Certified Public Accountant

Kelly joined Smoker, Smith & Associates in 2008.

Kelly is a member of the AICPA and PICPA.


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J. Gregory Kashella, CPA

 Areas of Practice
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Business and individual tax planning and preparation
  • Review and compilation services
  • Accounting technical issues and assistance services

Background

  • Graduate from Bloomsburg University (BS)
  • Attended Westminster College and Harrisburg Area Community College
  • Certified Public Accountant

Greg is our financial statement technical review manager. He has worked with Smoker, Smith & Associates since 2003, serving both individual and corporate clients with all their financial and tax needs.

Greg is currently a member of the PICPA. He serves as a key contact for the PICPA to the U.S. Congress and throughout his career has published various articles and commentary on tax and accounting related matters. 


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Crystal Martin, EA

 Areas of Practice
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Tax preparation for individual and business clients
  • Estate and trust taxation
  • Estate planning
  • Foreign financial disclosure compliance

Background

  • Graduate of York College of Pennsylvania (AS)
  • Enrolled Agent (Enrolled to Practice Before the IRS)

Crystal joined Smoker, Smith & Associates in 2009. She specializes in estate and trust planning and taxations.

Crystal is a member of the York County Estate Planning Council, National Association of Estate Planners & Councils and National Association of Tax Professionals. She is also a member of the York County Estate Planning Council's Steering Committee.


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Katy Peters

 Areas of Practice
  • General tax and accounting services
  • Tax preparation for individual and business clients

Background

  • Graduate of University of Alabama

Katy joined Smoker, Smith & Associates in 2022. 


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