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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 Gaertner, CPA, MST

Gregg is the firm's Tax Partner and has been with the firm since 1987. He graduated from Robert Morris University in 1986 and later returned to obtain a Masters in Taxation in 2001. Gregg is a member of both the AICPA and the PICPA. He practices in all areas of taxation including estate, trust, and retirement plans.

Gregg Nemtuda, CPA, CVA

Gregg has been with the firm for twenty years and has been the Accounting and Auditing Partner for over ten years. He has twenty-eight 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 fifteen years serving as 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, CPA

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.

Eric Wortzman, CPA, ABV, CFF, MST, MBA

Eric joined the firm in October 2014 as a Tax Manager to become an integral part of the tax and business valuation services areas. Eric has a B.S., MBA, and a Master of Science in Taxation degree from Robert Morris University, and has worked in the accounting profession since 2000. Eric also has the Accredited Business Valuation (ABV) designation and the Certified Financial Forensics (CFF) credential from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

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.

Jennifer Hall, CPA, CMA

Jennifer has been with the firm since October of 2008. She works with the firm's Business Performance Advisory team and also has tax and financial statement responsibilities. Prior to joining EG Conley, PC, she spent twenty-one years in the private sector as a corporate controller. Jennifer graduated with a B.S. in Finance from LaRoche College. She also holds her Certified Management Accountant and Certified Public Accountant designations. She is a member of the AICPA, the PICPA, and the Institute of Management Accountants.

Sam Blake, CPA

Sam joined the firm in September of 2015 as a Senior Accountant. He works with the firm’s Business Performance Advisory team. Sam holds his CPA designation and is an active member of the AICPA. Prior to joining the firm, he spent 3 years at a Big 4 accounting firm, focusing on audit. Sam graduated from the University of Kentucky with B.S. degrees in Finance and Accounting.

Tony Lomupo, CPA

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.

Steven DelVecchio

Steve joined the firm in December of 2016 as an Analyst. He has passed the Internal Revenue Service’s Enrolled Agent exam and is currently working toward his CPA designation. Prior to joining EG Conley, Steve worked for a local Public Accounting firm in the Tax Department. Steve graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.A. degree in Economics and has an MBA in Finance.

Von Ruefle

Von joined the firm in October 2016 as an Analyst. He earned his B.S. in accounting from the University of Pittsburgh and is currently pursuing an MBA at Grantham University. He has successfully completed the CPA exam and is working on attaining the required credit hours in order to get his license. Von also has 8 years of experience working as a Budget Analyst in the United States Army Reserves.

Nicole Michalski

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 Fundamentals of Payroll 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.

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.