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ROCHESTER, NY, March 15, 2023 – DKB, a leading regional business advisory and CPA firm, has promoted Kevin C. Woodworth, CPA, from Principal to Partner.
Woodworth, who joined DKB full-time in 2011, has most recently been a Principal in DKB’s Personal Tax & Financial Planning practices. He provides tax planning and compliance services to individuals and small- and family-owned businesses, including professional service and health care organizations.
He assists clients in analyzing and executing tax-efficient vehicles and diversification strategies that help them achieve both long- and short-term objectives regarding executive compensation; charitable giving; and education, retirement, and estate planning.
Noting that Woodworth first came to DKB as an intern in 2010, Managing Partner Michael L. Cooke describes the importance of his long-term contributions to the firm.
“We couldn’t be prouder and more gratified to welcome Kevin as DKB’s newest Partner,” Cooke says. “He is an excellent example of DKB’s success in recruiting, cultivating, and elevating outstanding young professionals.
“From his earliest days as an intern, Kevin impressed us with his talent and work ethic,” Cooke adds. “Thanks to his exemplary service to clients, his leadership skills, and his embrace of DKB’s values, his career path at DKB was clear – from Senior Accountant to Supervisor to Manager to Senior Manager to Principal, and now Partner.”
Woodworth holds both an MS and a BS in Accounting from SUNY Brockport. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Active in the community, Woodworth serves as board member and treasurer of Challenger Miracle Field of Greater Rochester, which gives children and adults with disabilities the opportunity to play baseball and other sports together. Previously, he also served as board member and treasurer for the C.U.R.E. Childhood Cancer Association.
He and his wife, Kiani, live in Webster. In his leisure time, he enjoys traveling as well as playing and watching baseball, basketball, and golf.
Based in downtown Rochester and deeply rooted in the community, DKB is a regional certified public accounting and consulting firm, serving clients across New York State and around the country. The firm provides business advisory, valuation, assurance, tax, and accounting services to privately held small- and medium-sized businesses, and individuals.
DKB’s professional advisors focus on delivering proactive, timely, and innovative advice – striving always to understand each client’s unique situations, and to design and execute business and financial strategies that further their short- and long-term objectives.