607-723-1272 ext. 105
Ryan Chronister, Accountant
Ryan graduated from Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York in 2010 with Bachelor’s Degrees in Accounting and Business Administration.
He has over three years of experience in public accounting where he has performed audits, reviews, and compilations for a wide variety of clients.
Ryan has also prepared tax returns for individuals, partnerships, corporations, trusts, and non-profits. Ryan is a member of the New York State Society of CPAs. He is currently pursuing his CPA license.
607-723-1272 ext. 113
Patricia A. Ilse, Bookkeeper
Mrs. Ilse is a graduate of Susquehanna Valley High School as well as Broome Technical Community College with an A.A.S. in Business.
Mrs. Ilse has worked for the firm for 7 years catering to a wide variety of clients. Her background includes over 20 years experience in the bookkeeping and payroll functions.
Mrs. Ilse has resided in Vestal for over 25 years with husband, Barry, and son, Christopher
607-723-1272 ext. 107
Amanda Koplik, Administrator
607-723-1272 ext. 103
Benjamin Larson, Accountant
Benjamin Larson is a graduate of Colorado State University with a B.S. in business administration with an Accounting concentration. Ben entered public accounting in June of 2007 at a Denver Colorado CPA firm. In July of 2009 Ben returned to his hometown of Broome County and joined another local CPA firm in Binghamton. He joined Vieira & Associates CPAs, P.C. in June of 2018.
Ben has over 12 years of experience in public accounting where he has performed Audits, Reviews, and Compilations for a variety of clients including Not-for-Profit Organizations, Construction and Plumbing Contractors, Manufacturing, and Professional Service industries. He also has extensive experience preparing various tax returns, including Individuals, Corporations, Partnerships, and Not-For-Profit organizations.
Ben volunteers his time to Not-For-Profit organizations by serving as Treasurer for the Broome County Humane Society and the Maine Endwell Dollars for Scholars.
Ben is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
607-723-1272 ext. 110
Lisa D. Leard, Certified Public Accountant
Lisa is a certified public accountant and a graduate of both Broome Community College and Binghamton University’s school of management. She graduated from BCC in 2004 with an A.A.S. in Accounting and Binghamton University in 2012 with a B.S. in Accounting.
She has over fifteen years of experience in public accounting where she has performed tax services, audit, reviews, and compilations for various clients, including for profit, not-for-profit, and governmental entities.
Lisa has experience in preparing various tax returns, including individuals, partnerships, corporations, estates, trusts, non-profit, and gift tax returns. She also performs bookkeeping services and prepares sales and payroll tax returns.
Lisa is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.
607-723-1272 ext. 101
Michael Ryan Mattick, Certified Public Accountant, Enrolled Agent
Michael R. Mattick, CPA, EA joined the firm in 2015. He is originally from Charlotte, NC where he began working in accounting in 1996. He practiced accounting in Philadelphia for 13 years before moving to Port Crane, NY in 2015. He also served as Chief Financial Officer for a Jet Charter Company in Pompano Beach, FL. Mike specializes in taxation. He also performs compilations, reviews and audits. In addition to aviation he has worked with clients in various industries including real estate, legal, medical, automobile and boat dealers, construction, manufacturing, retail and non-profits.
He is a QuickBooks ProAdvisor and has extensive experience in implementing accounting systems using QuickBooks Desktop and QuickBooks online. He also provides training in both programs.
Mike is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, The National Association of Enrolled Agents and the New York State Society of Enrolled Agents.
607-723-1272 ext. 109
Jacqueline McDonnell, Accountant
Jacqueline McDonnell graduated from the University of Delaware in 2007 with a B.S. in Accounting. She began work in Philadelphia as an internal auditor. Jackie has over 6 years’ experience in public accounting at local accounting firms.
She is the Co-chair of the Southern Tier Chapter Young CPA Committee, a division of the New York State Society of CPAs.
Her areas of interest are For-Profit audit and review engagements as well as corporate taxation including multi-state returns. She has experience in the Construction, Manufacturing and the Professional Service industries.
Jackie resides in Binghamton, New York.
607-723-1272 ext. 112
Melissa A. Morse, Accountant
Melissa Morse is a graduate of SUNY Oneonta with a B.S. in Accounting. Melissa entered public accounting in 2000 with a local CPA firm. She joined Vieira & Associates CPAs, P.C. in January 2016.
She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts. Melissa is a past Treasurer of The Discovery Center of the Southern Tier and currently serves as the Treasurer for the Vestal Lacrosse Booster Club where her son plays lacrosse.
Melissa has over 16 years of experience in public accounting where she has performed tax services, compilations and reviews for various clients. She also has experience with payroll and sales tax as well as bookkeeping services.
Melissa currently resides in Endicott, New York with her two children.
607.723.1272 ext. 123
Mark Vieira, Certified Public Accountant
E. Mark Vieira, CPA, is a 1964 graduate of Bloomsburg State College and received a Master of Science in Business Administration degree in 1965 from Bucknell University.
Mr. Vieira has over 40 years experience in accounting and taxation for both profit and non-profit businesses and organizations. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accounts and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Vieira is also licensed in the state of South Carolina.
Mr. Vieira is a past president of Southern Tier Chapter of the New York State Society of CPAs.
In his spare time he enjoys golfing, cheering on the Penn State football team and visiting his grandchildren in Philadelphia.