ATKG is pleased to announce the promotion of several of its team members. Join us in congratulating these individuals for their continued dedication to excellence!
Sara Blackmore, Tax Director
Sara joined ATKG in June of 2015. She brings significant experience in real estate, oil & gas, not-for-profits, professional services, and wealth management. In July 2019, Sara took a brief hiatus from professional life to travel in their renovated RV with her family. After five months on the road and a detour as Controller for a local family office, she found her way back to ATKG. As a licensed CPA, Sara is a member of the AICPA, the TSCPA, and the SACPA. To deepen her level of exceptional client service, Sara obtained her Personal Financial Specialist certification in 2021.
Lila Casper, Assurance Manager
Lila earned her bachelor’s in accounting, graduating Magna Cum Laude from the University of Texas at San Antonio. She then completed her Master of Accountancy in August 2015 at The University of Texas at San Antonio. After completing her degrees, Lila spent time at a Big 4 firm in California and then an Indiana-based local firm before joining ATKG in 2020. She has experience serving clients in manufacturing and distribution, construction, consumer services, retail, hospitality, and not-for-profit.
Kelsie Tabbert, Tax Manager
Kelsie joined ATKG in 2021. However, her work experience spans nearly six years, having worked with a local public accounting firm. She joins the firm with expertise in real estate, wealth management, manufacturing, retail, professional services, and non-profit industries. She is a Certified Public Accountant and received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master’s in Accountancy from the University of Texas at San Antonio.
Jackeline Amador, Tax Senior
Jackie started her career with ATKG as an intern in 2019. We were so impressed by her that we immediately made her an offer to join our team. Jackie graduated Cum Laude in 2018 from St. Mary’s University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. She received a Master of Accountancy focused on Tax from the University of Texas at San Antonio and became a Certified Public Accountant in September 2021.
Sage Lally, Tax Senior
Sage graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas A&M University-San Antonio in 2018. She is currently studying hard for her CPA exams while still giving 110% percent here at work. Before entering public accounting, Sage spent four years spearheading tasks for a local hospital in the healthcare industry.
Ryan Fluegge, Tax Senior
Ryan joined the ATKG family as a full-time staff in August of 2019 after completing a summer internship with us. A 2019 graduate of Texas State University, Ryan was a double major and received bachelor’s degrees in Accounting and Finance. Ryan’s work ethic and dedication are especially impressive as he graduated Magna Cum Laude while managing a full-time job throughout college.
Tom Landers, Tax Senior
Tom received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Southern Methodist University in 2018. In 2019, Tom received a Master of Science in Accounting with a tax concentration from SMU. He was a recipient of the Hunt Leadership Scholarship – an award given annually to approximately twenty students from across the United States. Before joining ATKG, Tom worked for a Big Four accounting firm, gaining experience in Real Estate and Oil & Gas.
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ATKG specializes in tax, accounting, assurance, litigation support, and consulting work. Our select client base consists of closely-held businesses and high-net-worth individuals across various industries. We are a hands-on firm that cares about the entire client experience, not just the results. Our team invests in developing relationships with our clients to help achieve their goals and ultimately enhance their prosperity.