Our Staff

Wayne Essex

  • President & Enrolled Agent
  • Bachelor’s Degree from Wright State University
  • Masters of Business Administration from Liberty University
  • PhD from Louisiana Baptist University
  • Contact through his executive assistant Donica Smith at dsmith@essexinc.biz

Todd Nicholls

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Masters in Accounting
  • Team member since 2013
  • Member of the United States Air Force for 27 years, now retired.
  • Contact: Tnicholls@essexinc.biz

Mike Kersh

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Financial Advisor
  • Bachelors in Accounting
  • Wealth Management
  • CPA from Ole Miss
  • Team member since 2013
  • Contact: Mkersh@essexinc.biz

Michael Markley

  • Public Accountant

Kevin Murachanian

  • Tax Resolution Specialist
  • Bachelors from Cedarville University

Terri Starcher

  • Seasonal tax preparer

Donnica Smith – Executive assistant
Caroline Smith – Office Manager
Craig Roddy – Enrolled Agent
Jerry Eaddy – Tax Preparer
Jan Basham – Tax Preparer
Nyirrah Goddard – Tax Preparer
John Herzog – Tax Preparer
Joseph Derosa – Tax Preparer
Irene Eicher – Insurance Vice President
Abigail Shumaker – Executive Assistant
Lisa Mynatt – Executive Assistant
April Hildebrand – Communication Director
Grace Mamula – Executive Assistant
Liz Bergman – Human Resources
Kristen Bergman – Executive Assistant
Darlene Holder – Tax Preparer