Meet the Whitlock Team

Partners
Managers
Matthew Radetic

Matthew Radetic

Partner

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.

Jay Logal

A. Jay Logal, CPA

Partner

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.

Chris Griesemer

Chris Griesemer

Partner

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

Jennifer Cochran

Jennifer Cochran, CPA

Partner

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

Marty Radetic

Martin Radetic, CPA

Equity Partner

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.

Steve Johnson, CPA

Equity Partner

Steve has more than 25 years of experience as a business advisor and confidant to financial institutions, middle market companies and their stakeholders. Steve specializes in consolidated tax returns, S corporation planning and compliance matters, accounting methods and periods, and assistance with IRS and state tax return examinations.

Josh Beaird

Josh Beaird, CPA, CIA

Equity Partner

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

W. David Myers, CPA

Equity 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.

Kathy Hillenburg

Kathy Hillenburg, CPA

Equity Partner

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

Tom Beisner

Thomas Beisner, CPA

Equity 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.

Joe Page

Joseph D. Page, CPA, CFE

Managing Equity 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.

Deanna Quinn

Deanna Quinn

Manager

For more than 20 years, Deanna has specialized in performing bank holding company financial statements and FR Y reports. She also assists with bank merger and acquisition applications.

Jacque Mattson

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

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.

Blair Groves

Manager

Blair specializes in performing Loan Reviews and Internal Audits for financial institutions. As a former bank examiner, Blair provides unique insights to help community banks. In 2016, Blair earned her designation as a Certified Information Systems Auditor.

Olivia Cole, CPA

Manager

Olivia has been with The Whitlock Co. since 2014 and focuses on individual and business taxes, not-for-profits, employee benefit plan audits, and tax implications for gifts and trusts. She received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management and Accounting from Drury University in 2014 and her CPA in 2019. Olivia is the volunteer treasurer for the Greene County Sherriff’s Mounted Posse.

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Kami Bailey, CPA

Manager

Kami specializes in tax, internal audits, and ACH audits. Kami earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting in 2012 and a Master of Accountancy degree in 2013 from Missouri State University.