Back to top

Professional

Accountancy

About Us

About Our Firm

Our Team

Ned Conley, CPA, CVA, MST, CEPA

Ned is a CPA with over 30 years of experience in public accounting - primarily with closely held family businesses. He graduated from Duquesne University in 1980 and also received a Masters in Taxation from Robert Morris University in 1986. In 2000, he obtained his CVA designation and in 2012 he earned the CEPA designation.

Ned has been the managing director since 1991 and oversees all tax, accounting and business development activities of the firm. He places extraordinary emphasis on his key advisor relationship with his clients.

Gregg Nemtuda, CPA, CVA

Gregg has been with the firm since 1994 and is the Accounting and Auditing Partner. He has thirty years of professional experience and he leads our accounting, auditing, business valuation, and peer review practice groups. Gregg also provides tax preparation, research and planning for businesses and individual clients. He received a B.S. degree in Accounting from the University of Pittsburgh. Gregg is an active member of the AICPA, PICPA, and NACVA. Gregg is currently a member of the PICPA Peer Review Committee.

Jeff Conley, MBA

Jeff has been with the firm since 2002 and is the Chief Operating Officer. He handles the firm's marketing, IT, and human resources function in addition to doing business development work with clients. He graduated from Duquesne University in 1982 with a major in finance and accounting and went on to earn his MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1989. Jeff worked with PNC Financial, GE Capital, AT&T, Lucent Technologies, and Cisco Systems prior to joining the firm.

Bob Lambert, CPA, CVA, MBA

Bob is a Partner and has been with the firm since 2004 and is active in the A&A, tax, business valuation and payroll groups. He graduated from Mercyhurst University with a B.A. in Accounting and Finance and went on to earn his MBA from Robert Morris University. Bob is a member of the AICPA, PICPA, and NACVA.

Brendan Conley, Tax Manager

Brendan graduated from Duquesne University in 2006 with a B.S. in Accounting and worked for a Virginia CPA firm for five years prior to joining the firm. He is the tax manager and specializes in individual taxation. He has specialized experience with clients involved in the oil and gas industries.

John Marsh, CPA

John is a graduate of Robert Morris University and has sixteen years of experience in public accounting and private industry. He is the business tax manager and his focus is on corporate and partnership taxation. John loves to write and is the primary contributor to the EG Conley blog. He is a member of the AICPA and PICPA. Outside the office, John is busy keeping up with his three daughters and is a deacon in his church.

Scott Cruz, CPA, CFE

Scott received his Bachelor's degree in Accounting as an honors graduate from Duquesne University. Scott has over seven years of professional experience and has been with the firm for over five years. He specializes in the accounting and audit practice group and is both a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner. Scott is an active member of the AICPA, the PICPA, and the ACFE.

Tony Lomupo, CPA, QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Tony joined the firm in August of 2015 as an Analyst. He earned his Master of Science in Accountancy degree from Penn State University, where he also received his B.S. in Accounting. Prior to joining EG Conley, Tony worked for a Big 4 accounting firm, focusing on Corporate Taxation.

Quinn Conley, CPA

Quinn joined the firm in January of 2018 as a Senior Accountant. Prior to joining the firm, Quinn spent 3 years at a Big 4 accounting firm, specializing in international taxation. He graduated from Penn State University in 2014 with his Master of Science in Accountancy degree.

Von Ruefle, CPA

Von joined the firm in October 2016 as an Analyst and was promoted to Senior Accountant in 2019. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.S. in Accounting and went on to earn his MBA from Grantham University. Von also has 11 years of experience working as a Budget Analyst in the United States Army Reserves.

Nicole Michalski, CPP

Nicole has been with the firm since January of 2009 where she spent her time in the tax and audit practice groups. In 2012 she specialized in payroll services where her primary focus is providing the firm's clients with superior payroll and QuickBooks services. She received her B.S. in Accounting from Robert Morris University. Nicole has earned her Certified Payroll Professional certification and her QuickBooks ProAdvisor certification.

Christine Nedzelski

Christine has been with the firm since November 2016 where she specializes in payroll tax services. She received her B.S. in Accounting from La Roche College. Prior to joining EG Conley, Christine worked for a Big 4 accounting firm. She also worked for a privately owned company where she focused on payroll.

Emily Aftanas, QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Emily joined the firm in January of 2017 as an intern and worked part time while earning her accounting degree. After graduating from La Roche College where she received her B.S. in Accounting and Management she was promoted to a full-time Analyst.

Katherine Kohnen, CPA, QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Katherine is a graduate of Carlow University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Forensic Accounting and a minor in Information Technology. She joined the firm in November of 2017 as a tax season intern. In her current role as Senior Accountant, she focuses on providing the firm’s clients with individual and small business tax services. In addition to these tax services, she is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor offering bookkeeping and advisory services. Katherine is an active member of the AICPA and the PICPA.

Sarah Smith, QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Sarah joined the firm in June 2018 as an Analyst. She graduated from Westminster College with a B.S. in Accounting and a minor in Human Resources.

Adam Galaski, CPA

Adam joined the firm in September of 2019 as an Analyst. He graduated summa cum laude from Saint Vincent College with a B.S. in Accounting.

Hannah Nemtuda, QuickBooks ProAdvisor

Hannah joined the firm in May of 2018 as an intern and was hired as a full-time Analyst in 2020. She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with her B.S. in Accounting and a minor in Administration of Justice.

Patty LaMonica

Patty is responsible for the administrative support of the firm. She joined the Team in 1999 and is a graduate of Duff's Business Institute and has attended Robert Morris University. She also had the opportunity to live and work overseas. Outside the office Patty enjoys running, reading, shopping, and spending time with her husband.

Kayla Gramm

Kayla joined the firm in January of 2019 as an intern and was hired as a full-time Analyst in 2021. She graduated from La Roche University with her B.S. in Accounting and Management. She plans to graduate from the California University of Pennsylvania in 2022 with a Master of Accountancy degree.