Reading, PA – Herbein + Company, Inc., a certified public accounting and consulting firm headquartered in Reading has announced the promotion of Christopher S. Kunkle, CPA, CFE, CITP to Senior Manager in the Accounting and Auditing services group.
His primary areas of expertise are related to software and manufacturing clients, as well as employee benefit plan audits. Chris is responsible for managing audits of all sizes, ranging from large Fortune 500 software developers to small, local manufacturing businesses and service providers. He is heavily involved within the firm’s cyber security area niche, being one of two employees with the Certified Information Technology Professional certification. As this area changes regularly for our clients, Chris is instrumental in staying up to date with different security trends.
Chris is the Herbein lead in the area of Revenue Recognition for our clients. This new regulation will affect many of our clients, and Chris is working both internally to educate employees, as well as externally to make our clients aware of what needs to be done, and the changes they can expect.
Chris is a proud graduate of Leadership Berks, and in 2018 was named a recipient of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) Young Leader award. He is Board President of the Berks Ballet Theatre, a member of the Greater Reading Young Professionals, and Chair of the PICPA A&A Conference Committee. Chris graduated from Kutztown University with a B.S. Degree in Business Administration, is a Certified Public Accountant(CPA), a Certified Fraud Examiner(CFE) and a Certified Information Technology Professional(CITP).
Chris lives in Reading, with his wife Colleen and two daughters, Adele and Ivy.