Jenya joined the CJBS team in 2012 and currently serves as a senior staff accountant in the firm’s tax and audit department. She specializes in accounting and tax work for mid-size manufacturing and distribution companies, health care providers, and professional service organizations. She has cross-functional competencies in accounting, tax, financial statement reporting, and audit. Jenya also prepares individual, partnership, and corporate returns, prepares and analyzes financial statements, and creates forecasts. In addition to her role as a senior staff accountant, Jenya serves as a member of the CJBS culture committee and acts as a mentor to teammates.
A resourceful professional, Jenya is a valuable member of the CJBS team. Her personal service philosophy is to “do your best—contribute your best skills, experience, and effort to add value.” Jenya’s prior experience as a global energy analyst intern for Summit Energy has contributed to her ability to add value for her clients. In the course of the internship she had the opportunity to perform cost analysis of energy contracts and create a budget for energy use, research regulatory information and market structure of emerging international energy, and mark and identify savings opportunities for clients.
Jenya currently resides in Chicago, Illinois with her husband. She likes the area because it is multicultural—and because she can get great deep-dish pizza! She likes to balance her day with yoga, hiking, or biking with her husband and cooking together. She also enjoys taking road trips to discover natural beauty and get to know different cities in the US. When she has the opportunity, Jenya loves to travel the world, experiencing different cultures and meeting new people.
Secret talent: Jenya is a polyglot—she speaks five languages!
- Cherkassy National University (Cherkasy, Ukraine)
- Master of Art in Linguistics – English and German (2006)
- University of Economics and Law KROK (Kiev, Ukraine)
- Master of Science in International Economics and Logistics (2007)
- University of Louisville
- Certificate Program in Accounting (2010)
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Illinois
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)