Sarasota, FL - Kerkering, Barberio & Co., Certified Public Accountants, is pleased to announce staff promotions. Advancing from Software Support Specialist to IT Manager is SHAWN DROURR. Advancing from Senior Accountant to Supervisor is JESSICA GRUENER. Advancing from In-Charge Accountant to Senior Accountant are LANDON GRABER, STEPHEN HUESTON, CAROLINE ROOT, and KEITH SIMPSON. Advancing from Staff Accountant to In-Charge Accountant are MICHAEL KELLEY and ANDREW ZACHARIAS. Advancing from Intern to Staff Accountant are COREY DEGROFF, PATRICIA MARTIN TOLENTINO, and TONY TREMAROLI. Advancing from Processing Support Technician to Billing Assistant is CHRISTINA WALTON.

“We are very proud of everyone; their hard work and dedication are integral parts of Kerkering Barberio’s success,” said Rob Lane, Managing Shareholder. 

About Kerkering, Barberio & Co.

Kerkering, Barberio & Co. is one of the largest independent certified public accounting firms in Southwest Florida and offers a wide range of services to businesses, organizations, and individuals.  The firm has been serving clients since 1972.  Kerkering, Barberio & Co. has three locations:  1990 Main Street, Suite 801, Sarasota, FL; 9423 Town Center Parkway, Lakewood Ranch, FL; and 4350 West Cypress Street, Meridian One, Suite 930, Tampa, FL  33607. For more information, visit or