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Our Team

"Knowing your business
is the cornerstone to building it."

Albertjohn DePalantino, CPA

Al's been an accountant for over 40 years.

He is presently on the board of directors for the Ann Silverman Community Health Clinic. The Clinic provides free medical and dental care for uninsured low-income adults and children in the Central Bucks community.

Al is also on the finance committee for the United Way of Bucks County. The United Way is dedicated to improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of the communities.

Al's inspiration for accounting came from his family run business.

Al received his BS from LaSalle University. He has a dual degree in Accounting and Business Management.

W. Thomas Albert, CPA, MT

Tom has been an accountant for over 20 years. He is another member of our team that came from a family owned business. His family owned and operated a successful manufacturing and engineering business.

Tom is the Chair of the Audit Committee for Heritage Conservancy, a local land trust.

Tom worked for our firm in his college years and came back to us from a mid-size firm where he specialized in taxes.

Tom received his BS in accounting from Rider University and his MT (Masters of Taxation) from Villanova University.

James K McCaffrey, CPA

Jim has been an accountant for over 30 years. He also came from a successful family run business.

Jim was responsible for the opening and management of a local branch of a national bank before returning to work with DePalantino and Company. Jim and Al have been working together for their entire accounting careers.

Jim has two degrees -- Accounting from Rider University and Education from West Chester University.

Susan C. MacKrell, Senior Accountant

Sue has been with the firm for over 20 years. Her family background was military, and she traveled extensively at a young age.

Sue's accounting degree is from Gwynedd Mercy University.

Anne Marie Pieri, Senior Accountant

Anne Marie has been with the firm for over 25 years. Her family background has been with a large corporate environment. Anne Marie has also been the controller of a local construction company.

Anne Marie's accounting degree is from LaSalle University.

Kathrynmary Albert, Senior Accountant

Kathy comes from a large corporate environment. She brings her accounting and computer experience to our office. Kathy has been with the firm for over 10 years.

Kathy received her accounting degree from Rider University.

Cheryl Smith, In-house Bookkeeping, Tax Assembly

Cheryl has a family business background, as well. Her husband currently has a business in the Doylestown area. Cheryl has been with the firm for over 15 years.

Diana Scott, Administration

Diana's background was an office manager for a large insurance company. Diana has been with the firm for over 5 years.

BC Faussett

BC has a management background and has been with us for over 10 years during our tax seasons.

Jill Poulson, Bookkeeping and Tax Preparation

Jill is our newest member of the firm. She comes from a small business environment and has been with the firm for over 1 year.

Tracey A Tarquinio

Tracey also has a small business background. Not only did she run the family auto parts business, but had several business of her own, listed as "Philadelphia Best Of" for 10 years in a row. She then took that experience and was the number one salesman for a medical diagnostics business for 10 years.

Tracey has been with the firm for over 5 years.

Joan Fanelli, Tax Appointment Manager

Joan is the one who will be making those tax appointments come January. She has been with the firm for over 2 years.