Meet the Whitlock Team

Meet the Team

Tom Beisner

Thomas Beisner, CPA

Partner   ­

As Partner and Banking Group Leader, Tom has 40+ years of experience and specializes in helping community banks thrive in a difficult regulatory environment.

David Myers

W. David Myers, CPA

Partner ­

David is an experienced Public Accountant and leader, and advises business owners and financial officers of closely held companies on how to grow profitably while minimizing taxes.

Joe Page

Joseph D. Page, CPA, CFE

Managing Partner ­

As Managing Partner since June 2011, Joseph focuses on audit and tax services for clients in fields such as colleges and universities, manufacturing and distribution, electric utilities and construction and high-net-worth individuals.

Susan Perrin

Susan Perrin, CPA


Susan has over 30 years of tax experience, formally serving as a managing director and head of the tax department for a large regional accounting firm. Susan has provided professional services to banks and other financial institutions, specializing in corporate income tax, Subchapter S corporations and employee benefits.

Martin Radetic

Martin Radetic, CPA


Marty provides audit and other consulting services to financial institutions. His background includes serving as assistant controller for a bank service bureau and working for a large regional bank accounting firm. Marty has worked extensively with the firm’s banking clients across the Midwest for over 17 years.

Matthew Radetic

Matthew Radetic


Matt has more than 30 years of experience with bank mergers and acquisitions, formerly serving as managing director of a large regional consulting firm. Matt also specializes in regulatory filings and changes in control. He has actively supported the MBA, KBA and MIBA associations for the past 20 years.

Patricia Stoner Myers

Patricia Stoner Myers, CPA

Partner ­

Patti is passionate about helping small businesses grow with specialized accounting system designs and consultations, income tax preparation and planning for all types of business entities.

Barney Whitlock

R. Barnes Whitlock, CPA

Partner   ­

As one of the firm’s founding partners, Barney is an Expert Tax Strategist, who enjoys helping businesses and individuals with issues such as Wealth Management, estate and business planning.

Chris Griesemer

Partner   ­

As a Partner and with 15+ years of combined experience, Chris is an Information Technology Security Specialist for Community Banks.

Chuck McCann, CPA

Partner ­

Chuck is an experienced CPA, who not only provides business valuations for his clients, but also consults with CPA firms around the country in areas of compensation strategies and strategic planning.

Kathy Hillenburg, CPA

Partner   ­

With 20+ years of experience, Kathy specializes in small business accounting services, business and individual taxation, computer software consulting, and employee benefit audits.

Jack Weimer, CPA

Partner ­

With more than 10 years of retail business experience and 19 years as a real estate lender leasing to college students, Jack is passionate about assisting clients in these industries to help minimize income taxes and achieve success.

Brenda Logsdon, CPA

Partner   ­

As a Taxation Specialist, Brenda strives to help individuals and corporations develop tax strategies to minimize tax consequences, plan estate and retirement goals, plan for succession, and more.

Raymond Less


Ray has more than 20 years experience in the areas of loan review, credit administration, and regulatory compliance. Ray’s previous experience includes five years in loan review and compliance functions with two multi-bank holding companies, as well as six years as a bank consultant with a regional accounting firm. He has served as an instructor for a national compliance school and has conducted seminars for various banking associations.

Josh Beaird

Josh Beaird, CPA, CIA

Manager   ­

Josh specializes in assisting community banks and small businesses prepare financial statements, assess risk, and improve business operations.

Jay Logal

A. Jay Logal, CPA

Manager   ­

Jay prepares and reviews federal and state income tax returns for individuals, corporations (regular C and sub S) and partnerships and expertly researches and reports on tax issues raised by clients and governmental agencies.

Melinda Thurman

Melinda Thurman, CPA

Manager   ­

Melinda has extensive experience in small business operations with specialities in income tax services, dental practice strategy, internal accounting controls, and QuickBooks training.

Michael Wirth

Michael Wirth


Michael is a Manager specializing in Tax at The Whitlock Company. He has more than ten years of experience in public accounting and is a member of the Missouri Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs. Michael graduated from Missouri State University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Accounting in 2005.

Jacque Mattson, CPA

Manager   ­

Jacque specializes in individual and business tax preparation and planning, as well as helping businesses comply with the rules and regulations of ERISA to ensure employee benefit plans are operating as they should be.

Mark Lamb, CPA

Manager   ­

A CPA since 1992, Mark has experience working with small businesses, individuals, partnerships, and corporations on a variety of issues including daily operations, taxes, and payroll.

Jennifer Cochran, CPA

Manager   ­

With more than 20 years of experience in taxation, Jennifer focuses primarily on business tax, cost segregation studies and not-for-profit organization taxes.


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