About Us

We are experienced individuals who are passionate about what we do. We have all come together to create an accounting firm whose foundation is built on trust, passion and drive for the success of our clients. We work hard. We are educated. We earn the trust of our clients and exceed their expectations. But above all, we offer quality service that is beyond comparison and we know that we do the best job for our clients each and every day.

Laying the foundation of our company are three key personnel, Certified Public Accountant Martha Henninger; AFSP/Staff Accountant/Business Administrator, Coleen Scaffardi; and Staff Accountant, Tara Button.

Martha Henninger, Owner/CPA
Martha is a 1989 graduate of the California University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. Starting in 1985, she worked in a local accounting firm as a staff accountant and achieved partner status in 1990. In September 1998, Martha started her own firm in Greensburg, Henninger Accounting Services, P.C.  In January 2013, Martha opened Simply Payroll LLC to provide payroll services to the Greensburg and surrounding areas.  In July 2015, Martha successfully passed her ABV, Accredited in Business Valuation, exam through the American Institute of CPAs and is working to obtain her ABV Credential. Martha has over 30 years of experience in all phases of accounting such as tax return preparation, tax planning, financial statement preparation for businesses and individuals, audits, reviews and compilations, and Business Valuations. As a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and a member of the Sage Accountants Network, Martha provides both training and support for all versions of QuickBooks and Sage 50 accounting software. She is currently a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  She is certified as a Small Business through the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's Small Business Procurement Initiative and is also registered to practice in North Carolina. Martha currently serves on the Finance Board for the Blackburn Center and has served as the past President for both the Hempfield Township Rotary Club and Executive Women of Westmoreland, as well as the past Treasurer for the Westmoreland Chamber of Commerce.

Coleen Scaffardi, AFSP/Staff Accountant/Business Administrator
Coleen is a 1971 graduate of the Business Careers Institute with a certificate in Accounting.  She participates in the Annual Filing Season Program sponsored by the Internal Revenue Service and is listed in the Directory of Federal Tax Return Preparers with Credentials and Select Qualifications.  Coleen's 30 plus years of experience includes tax preparation, tax planning, quarterly and year-end payroll report preparation, audits, reviews and compilations and financial statement preparation for both individuals and businesses. Coleen also provides support and training for all versions of QuickBooks and Sage 50 accounting software. She is a member of the National Association of Tax Professionals, Tax Professionals.com, the Pennsylvania Association of Notaries and she is a past Board Member of Parentwise, Inc. 

Tara Button, CPA
Tara is a 2003 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management/Accounting.  In November 2015, she obtained her CPA license.  Her experience includes tax preparation, financial statement preparation for businesses and individuals, payroll, quarterly and year-end payroll report preparation and audits, reviews and compilations.  She is currently a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants and serves as Chairperson of the Laurel Highlands Chapter of the Women's Business Network.