A native of Albany, New York and graduated from the University at Albany with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting in June 1976. He is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed by the State of New York on November 10, 1978. Mr. Beckett is a member of the American and New York State Societies of CPA’s. He began his accounting career with Jacob Schulman & Company CPA’s of Gloversville, New York where he gained a wide range of experience under a number of CPA’s. He left his partnership there to form his own firm in May 1983.Philip Beckett is the father of four children, Kyle, Kelly, Timothy and Terry, and resides in Gloversville, New York with his wife Martha. He has been an active volunteer in many civic activities and organizations, such as the Gloversville Little League, Fulton County YMCA, Cooperative Extension, The Eccentric Club, Inc., The Sprite Club, Inc. and Pleasant Square Volunteer Fire Company, Inc.. Mr Beckett has been elected a director of Patriot National Bank and appointed chairman of the audit committee.On May 3, 2016 the shareholders of Patriot Federal Bank of Canajoharie, NY re-elected Phil to another 3-year term on their Board of Directors. He has been a member of the board since 2010 and is the chairman of the audit committee of the Board of Directors. He has also been designated the audit committee financial expert as defined under the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
A native of Fulton County and a resident of Johnstown, and joined the firm in 2005. Mr. Unislawski currently manages our audit work, financial statement and tax preparation. Eric received his BA in mathematical economics from Colgate University in 1977, his BS in accounting from SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome in 1992, and CPA license from the State of New York in 1995.
Terri is a native of Johnstown who currently resides in Gloversville with her family. After attending college for two years in a nursing program, Terri elected to become a bookkeeper and then accountant which she has down for 26 years. Terri joined the firm in July 2013 and is responsible for client accounting, audit and tax services.
A native of the Amsterdam area, currently residing in Fonda, and received her associate’s degree from Albany Business College. Sue has been with the firm since 2002 following her career in public and private accounting. Sue is currently responsible for client bookkeeping, accounting and tax services.
A native of the Amsterdam area, and currently resides in Johnstown. She joined the firm in October 2010 and is responsible for the in-house administration duties as well as client bookkeeping. She received her Bachelor's degree for Marketing Management in 1990 from Siena College, and is now working towards her Masters in Accounting.