Ryan Admits Three to Principal and Four Corporate Officers to Senior Leadership Team

Dallas-based Ryan announced that Richard Turner, Sean Weaver and Mike Zarlengo have been admitted as principals. Also, Gillian Holcomb, Jennifer Ivanelli and Angela Perkins were promoted to vice president and Kathy Weaver was promoted to senior vice president.

Turner is an executive in Ryan’s state income and franchise tax practice based in the Cleveland office and specializes in providing multi-disciplinary tax solutions and strategies. He joined the firm in 2009.

Weaver is an executive based in the Washington, D.C., office and specializes in providing transaction tax services on a nationwide basis to clients in the defense, technology, data center and manufacturing industries. Weaver joined the firm in 2005.

Zarlengo is a business development executive based in the Dallas office and specializes in providing a suite of multi-disciplinary tax services to large multinational clients. Zarlengo joined the firm in 2007.

Holcomb joined Ryan in 2000 and is based in the Dallas office. She is responsible for operations within the transaction tax practice, which is Ryan’s largest tax practice area.

Ivanelli joined Ryan in 2012 as part of the firm’s acquisition of Thomson Reuters property tax services business and is based in the Chicago office. She is responsible for operations within the property tax practice, which is Ryan’s second largest tax practice area.

Perkins joined Ryan in 1999 and is based in the Dallas office. She is responsible for Ryan’s quality assurance department and ensures that the firm’s services and client engagements are consistently performed at the highest level possible. Prior to her role in quality assurance, Perkins spent seven years in Ryan’s transaction tax practice.

Weaver joined Ryan in 2006 and is based in the Dallas office. She was instrumental in the development of the firm’s premier leadership development program and has been the key driver of Ryan’s internationally recognized learning and development programs.

“I am excited to welcome these distinguished executives to the Ryan leadership team and congratulate them on their outstanding achievements to date,” says Brint Ryan, chairman and CEO of Ryan. “Ryan’s growth and global expansion provide our professionals opportunities for advancement that are unmatched in the tax services industry today. We have promoted more than 280 associates worldwide this year alone and are proud to ensure that our professionals are rewarded for superior client service and results.”