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TERESA KESLER

Teresa is a native of the Tri-Cities area and currently lives in Pasco. She joined the PorterKinney team in November 2019.

  • AAS degree in accounting from Columbia Basin College
  • Secretary 1 degree from Modern Business College
  • Extensive experience working in the accounting field including payroll, QuickBooks, accounts payables & receivables.

Phone: 509-586-4194

ROBERT E. MARPLE, CPA

Robert Sr. joined PorterKinney in 2019 following the sale of Marple & Marple to PorterKinney. He founded Marple & Marple in 1973 along with the help of his wife Lee Ilah (Robert Sr. & Lee Ilah were married over 59 years).

  • Korean War Veteran, Bronze Star Recipient
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Washington State College (now WSU)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Tax Professional since 1952 (over 67 years in practice!)
  • A continuing wealth of information for both firm clients and firm professionals

Phone: 509-586-4194

STEVEN MARPLE, CPA

Steven joined PorterKinney in 2019 following the sale of Marple & Marple to PorterKinney. He lives with his wife Kathy in Kennewick.

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Tax Professional since 1976
  • B.A. in Business Administration from Washington State University

Phone: 509-586-4194

LIZZ NELSON, CPA

Lizz joined PorterKinney in 2020. She lives with her husband in Richland.

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Master’s Degree in Accountancy with an emphasis in Taxation (MAcc) from BYU
  • Experience in the real estate industry and with trust and estate services

Phone: 509-586-4194

KENT TOYODA, CPA

Kent joined PorterKinney in 2019 following the sale of Marple & Marple to PorterKinney. He was born and raised in the Tri-Cities and lives in Pasco with his wife Sharon.

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) since 1980
  • BA in Business Administration from Washington State University
  • Former owner of Marple and Marple Inc., PS.

Phone: 509-586-4194

ROSALIE WILLERS, CPA

Rosalie joined PorterKinney in 2019 following the sale of Marple & Marple to PorterKinney. She lives in Kennewick with her husband Kyle.

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Tax professional since 2001
  • B.S. in Business Administration – Accounting from The University of West Florida, Magna Cum Laude
  • Tax Manager for CRI, ranked in the top 20 accounting firms in the country
  • United States Air Force, Retired

Phone: 509-586-4194

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When you team up with Kennewick CPA, you have the assurance of knowing that every aspect of your financial operation is being competently managed. We are with you every step of the way, always addressing your questions and concerns, offering sound advice and practical insights as we help you navigate the financial landscape so your business is in a position to thrive. 

Whether it’s helping your business run payroll more efficiently, or simplifying and streamlining your bookkeeping processes, or searching for tax deductions and reducing your tax liability, the Kennewick CPA team at PorterKinney is a trusted partner committed to your success.