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PERSONAL INFORMATION
Home Address:
Business Address:
Telephones:
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230 Thornberry Circle, Pittsburgh PA 15234
Manor Oak Two, Suite 500, 1910 Cochran Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15220
Business: (412) 531-2990, Home: (412) 343-5031, Cell: (412) 956-6000
Married, six children E-mail: jtsenko@aol.com



EDUCATION
Year

1953
1957
1984

School

Central Catholic High School, Pittsburgh, PA
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA
Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, PA

Degree

Science
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Master of Science in Taxation


EMPLOYMENT
Period
2010-2011t
10/97-Present
1970-9/97
1978-79
1963-70
1962-63
1959-62
1957-59

Employer
Duquesne University
McKeever Varga & Senko (CPA's), Pittsburgh, PA
Joseph T. Senko & Associates, Inc. (CPA's), Pittsburgh, PA
California University of PA, California, PA
Chiurazzi & Senko, (PA's), Pittsburgh, PA
Internal Revenue Service, Pittsburgh, PA & Washington, DC
KPMG (CPA's), Pittsburgh, PA
Internal Revenue Service, Pittsburgh, PA

Position
Adjunct Profesor
Director
President
Accounting Instructor
Partner
Tax Law Specialist
Staff Accountant
IRS Agent


LICENSES, ACCREDITATIONS AND AWARDS

1962
1963
1984

1985
1985
1988
1990
1990

1994
1995
1997
2007
2007
2007
2008
2008
2008
2009
2009
2010
2012
2013

Certified Public Accountant - District of Columbia
Certified Public Accountant - Pennsylvania
"Pennsylvania Accounting Advocate of the Year" - Selected by the U.S. Small Business
Administration for furthering the accounting profession and small business
Beta Gamma Sigma - National Business Honor Society
Registered Investment Advisor - U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Distinguished Service Award - Pittsburgh Chapter of PICPA
Certified Financial Planner
"Western Pennsylvania Accounting Advocate of the Year" - Selected by the U.S. Small Business
Administration for furthering the accounting profession and small business
Certified Public Accountant - Ohio
Personal Financial Specialist - AICPA
Honorary Slovak Consul for Pennsylvania
2006 Distinguished Accounting Alumnus - Duquesne University accounting faculty
Beta Alpha Psi - National Accounting Honor Society
Bronze Service Star - Polish Falcons of America
Honorary Chairman - Boy Scouts of America, Frontier District Friends of Scouting campaign
Fraternalist of the Year - Fraternal Societies of Greater Pittsburgh
Fraternalist of the Year - Ladies Pennsylvania Slovak Catholic Union
2009 Guest of Honor - The Slovak-American Cultural Centre (New York)
Knight of the Holy Sepulcre - Investiture ceremony at St. Patrick Cathedral in New York
Slovak-American of the Year – Honored by the Slovak Embassy in Washington, DC
Chartered Global Management Accountant ( CGMA)
Medal of the President of the Slovak Republic



PRESENT BOARD AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS

1988-Present
1995-Present
1995-Present
1997-Present
2001-Present
2008-Present
2008-Present
2010-Present
2011-Present
2011-Present

Duquesne University Accounting Advisory Board
Brother's Brother Foundation - Treasurer
Jednota Properties, Inc. - Treasurer
Western Pennsylvania Slovak Cultural Association - Executive Director
Friends of Slovakia - Treasurer
National Slovak Society- Heritage Museum Committee
Jankola Library and Slovak Museum -Vice Chairperson
Oncology Nursing Society - Audit Committee
Children's Festival Chorus - Treasurer
Byzantine Catholic Serra Club of Pittsburgh - President



PREVIOUS BOARD POSITIONS

1964-72
1973-80
1976-82
1976-82
1981-01
1985-97
1985-98
1987-09
1989-95
1991-02
1992-02
1993-95
1993-03
1995-98
1995-98
1995-00
1995-06
1995-07
1996-98
1996-00
2004-2010
2006-2006
2008-2009

Pittsburgh Civitan Club
West Jefferson Hills Chamber of Commerce
United Neighborhood Centers of America (NY)
Brashear Association
Mountain Villas Condominium Association
Pennsylvania State Board of Accountancy
Western Pennsylvania Community Accountants
St.Bernard's Church Finance Council
University Club
South Hills Health System Foundation
Jefferson Health Services
Fraternal Societies of Greater Pittsburgh
Highmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield Advisory Council
Duquesne University Ethics Advisory Board
Jednota, Inc.
Mountain Club
First Catholic Slovak Union of the U.S. and Canada - Chairman of Auditor
Brother's Brother Foundation
South Hills Health System
Duquesne University Executive Advisory Board
Mount Lebanon Public Library Board of Trustees
Greater Pittsburgh Non-Profit Partnership
Denis Theatre Foundation - Treasurer



LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
2011-Present
2008-Present
2008-Present
2007-Present
1997-Present
1996-Present
1995-Present
1995
1992
1985-88
1984-85
1983-98
1980-82
1978
1962-67
1956-60

Byzantine Catholic Serra Club of Pittsburgh
Friends of Slovakia
Brother's Brother Foundation Advisory Board
Mount Lebanon Public Library
Westen Pennsylvania Slovak Cultural Association
First Catholic Slovak Union - Branch #254
First Catholic Slovak Union
Fraternal Societies of Greater Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania Board of Accountancy
Western Pennsylvania Community Accountants
Pennsylvania Institute of CPAs - Pittsburgh Chapter
Mountain Villas Condominium Association
Brashear Association
West Jefferson Hills Chamber of Commerce
Cub Scout Pack 119
Boy Scout Troup 62

President
Chairman
Chairman-Audit Comittee
President
Executive Director
President
Chairman of Auditors
President
Chairman
President
President
President
President
President
Cub Master
Scout Master



PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants



OTHER ORGANIZATIONS
Consular Association of Pittsburgh
Fraternal Societies of Greater Pittsburgh
Knights of Columbus
Serra Club


MEMBERSHIP IN SLOVAK ORGANIZATIONS
Friends of Slovakia, Inc.
Western Pennsylvania Slovak Cultural Association
First Catholic Slovak Union of the U.S.
Slovak Catholic Federation
Slovak League of America
Ladies Pennsylvania Slovak Catholic Union
First Catholic Slovak Ladies Association
National Slovak Society
Slovak Catholic Falcon
Jan Kollar Literary Society
Czechoslovak Nationality Room Committee
World Association of Slovaks Living Abroad
National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library
Jankola Library and Slovak Museum