Shareholders

Robert E. Nation | Managing Director Email

Education

Kentucky Wesleyan College | Bachelor of Arts | 1968

Professional Background

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Kentucky 1972

Civic Organizations

  •  Masonville Fire Department, Treasurer
  • Owensboro Rotory Club, Past Director and Past Treasurer

Relevant Experience

 Bob manages our Owensboro operations and oversees a full-time staff of 23. Bob began his career as a staff accountant with Alexander & Company CPAs PSC in 1966. His dedication to the firm and its clients was recognized and he became a shareholder in 1972. He  has been providing tax preparation and planning services to individuals, partnerships and small to large corporations for over 50 years.

Professional Associations

  • Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants

J.L. Byrne | Director of Taxation

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Education

Brescia College | Bachelor of Science | 1975 | Cum Laude

Professional Background

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Kentucky 1977

Civic Organizations

  •  Kiwanis Club of Owensboro (Past President)
  • Past Finance Committee Member, St. Mary Magdalene Church

Relevant Experience

J.L began his career as a staff accountant with Alexander & Company CPAs PSC in 1975. He became a shareholder in 1978. J.L. has been providing his clients with his expertise in individual tax planning, preparation and partnership taxation for 41 years.

 Professional Associations

  • Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants

Joseph B. Keller | Director of Audit & Assurance Services  Email

Education

Brescia College | Bachelor of Science | 1986 | Magna Cum Laude

Professional Background

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Kentucky 1989 
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)

Civic Organizations 

  •  Past-President of the Green River Chapter of the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (1999-2000).
  • Member of the Knights of Columbus Council #817 (Past-Treasurer).

Relevant Experience

Joe joined Alexander & Company CPAs PSC in 1989 after a couple of years with an Evansville, Indiana CPA firm. Realizing the need for assurance services in his hometown, Joe joined our audit team. After several years of helping his clients understand the audit process and emphasizing the benefits of an audit, Joe became a shareholder in 1999. Joe's areas of emphasis include governmental, federal programs, nonprofit, nonpublic, HUD, manufacturing and construction audits and accounting. Joe enjoys keeping his clients in compliance with the latest  federal and state regulations and is always willing to provide suggestions to make his clients even better.

Professional Associations

  • Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants