Maner Costerisan, a full-service public accounting and business advisory firm, announced the expansion of its professional talent pool. Maner Costerisan welcomed certified public accountant Katie Hamilton to serve as principal in the firm’s tax department. Hamilton has 12 years of experience in tax planning, tax consulting and compliance related to closely held businesses and high-net-worth individuals, Hamilton specializes in the high-net-worth tax area that affects business owners as well as executives. Her expertise includes multigenerational income tax planning, tax-efficient estate planning, wealth transfer opportunities, charitable giving options, retirement considerations and related tax consequences, as well as compliance related to all areas above for individuals and closely
Maner also announced the expansion of its team of experts with Jo Ellen Zilch to serve as a consultant in the accounting and outsourced solutions department.
Before joining Maner Costerisan, Zilch spent two years at Ernst & Young. Zilch began her career in 1995 after graduating from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s in accounting.