Interview with Scott Keen, Principal at YHB

Scott is a Principal at YHB helping lead YHB’s Maryland growth. He has over 20 years of experience providing auditing and tax advisory to individuals, small businesses, and not-for-profit organizations. He has worked with a broad range of industries, including government contracting, real-estate and construction, pharmaceutical and biotech, and technology. Being well-versed in both accounting and tax matters, Scott analyzes the big picture for his clients and provides actionable advice to help them achieve their financial goals.

Scott is from the Willamette Valley in Oregon. In 2007, he and his family moved from Oregon to Maryland. They now reside in Ellicott City with their ten children, including three of whom were adopted from Uganda. Scott grew-up on a grass seed farm and is a huge Oregon State Beavers fan. He enjoys spending time with his family, following sports, and is involved in his church, working with their youth. Scott is an active member of the AICPA and the MACPA. He serves as a Treasurer for the DC and MD chapters of the NAIOP.

Interview questions:

Introduction | Please provide an introduction to your role and responsibilities at YHB.

Expertise |In addition to accounting advice, are there any other specialties? Ie. auditing and attestation engagements, tax preparation…

Career | Your accounting career started in 1998 as a senior accountant at Bold, Carlile & Smith. Please provide some highlights from your career.

Other Interests |You were originally from Willamette Valley, Oregon. In 2007, you and your family moved from Oregon to Maryland. Can you share that story?

Involvement | Tell us about your outside and other board involvement.

The Merger | In July, Glass Jacobson

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