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Business Spotlight

Dalby, Wendland, & Co., P.C. would like to congratulate the following professionals on their recent promotions. Christopher L. West, CPA, a Mesa State College graduate, promoted to principal, began his career in public accounting in 1996. He specializes in real estate tax issues, real estate development, cost segregation studies, small business taxation and consulting and tax planning for high net worth individuals.

Michael B. West, CPA, a Western State College graduate, promoted to manager, has been with the firm since 2004. His expertise is in the areas of business and individual taxation. He also has experience with business consulting, business projections and forecasts, and the taxation of real estate development.

Melissa K. Hoaglund, CPA, a Mesa State College graduate, promoted to senior, specializes in federal and state income tax preparation and tax planning.

Sabrina J. Hoyt, a University of Nevada, Las Vegas, graduate, promoted to senior, specializes in federal and state income tax and tax planning.

Kristen D. Tarufelli, a University of Wisconsin, La Crosse graduate, promoted to audit and accounting senior, provides audit and accounting services to a variety of entities. Kris has specialized in local government districts and nonprofit organizations.

Lisa Thon-Kollar, CPA, a Mesa State College graduate, promoted to senior, specializes in federal and state income tax preparation and tax planning.

Michelle L. Meagher, a New Mexico State University graduate, has been promoted to bookkeeping supervisor. She is a QuickBooks Advanced Certified ProAdvisor and has more than 18 years experience in the area of bookkeeping and payroll with seven of those years in the public accounting field.

Shannon R. Psenda, CPA, a Mesa State College graduate, promoted to controller, has worked in public and/or corporate accounting since 1998. The firm has seven offices in Western Colorado and is consistently ranked among the top accounting firms in Colorado. Visit for more information.

Vicki Lee Green Realtor’s top sales person for July was Michelle James with the top dollar volume in sales. James has been with Vicki Lee Green since 1993.Bonnie Daniels was the top listing agent from Vicki Lee Green for July. Daniels, who’s been with the company since 1985, had the highest number of new listings.

Mark Nieslanik of Carbondale has been elected as a delegate to the 126th annual American Angus Association Convention of Delegates, Nov. 16 in Louisville, Ky.Nieslanik, a member of the American Angus Association with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Mo., is one of 386 Angus breeders who have been elected by fellow members in their state to serve as a representative at the annual meeting. Representing 44 states, the District of Columbia and Canada, the delegates will participate in the business meeting and elect new officers and five directors to the American Angus Association board.The annual event is held in conjunction with the annual banquet and the Super Point Roll of Victory Angus show, Nov. 16-17 during the North American International Livestock Exposition.The American Angus Association has nearly 33,000 active members and is the largest beef breed organization in the world.

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