Teri Yoder of Whitcomb & Hess, Inc. CPAs and Financial Advisors in Ashland, recently passed the Accountancy Board of Ohio Certified Public Accountant exam.

Teri said in a news release: "It was difficult studying, working full time, and being a mom but I am excited for what this certification will mean for my future in public accounting! I can’t imagine a better job where you can work with such a great group of people, clients and co-workers, doing challenging work that makes clients’ lives more enjoyable."

Yoder is a senior accountant who prepares corporate and personal tax returns, financial statements, payroll and payroll taxes, as well as consulting for QuickBooks and Peachtree. She works closely with both clients’ internal accounting staff and Whitcomb & Hess’s accounting associates. Yoder has been with Whitcomb & Hess since 2014 after graduating from Ashland University with a major in accounting.