Meet Our Team
Our clients receive the added benefit of working directly with a highly experienced, well-credentialed staff, along with our sincere commitment to personal customer service. We invite you to contact us directly. We look forward to getting to know on a personal level
Mark E. Clark, CPA, PFS, Owner
Mark brings over 25 years of accounting experience to his practice, having started his firm in 1997. His areas of expertise include tax, tax consulting, small business consulting and profit planning. He is QuickBooks Certified and a Personal Financial Specialist. Mark received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Western Kentucky University.
Has served on the boards of the United Way of South Central Kentucky, Habitat for Humanity Pulaski County and Somerset Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce. He enjoys time with family, fishing, cooking and church and related mission work.
Gladis Martinez, Staff Accountant
Gladis Martinez, Staff Accountant, is originally from Mexico but grew up here in the United States. After graduating from Somerset High School, she received her bachelors in Accounting along with her associates in Spanish from the University of Kentucky in 2013. She decided to join Mark Clark, CPA, PSC in 2014 to continue her growth and development as an accountant. She is very family oriented and humbly attends Outreach for Jesus with her family. She centers her goals on Philippians 4:13. When she isn’t chasing her 10 year old daughter and one and a half year old son she loves to spend time with family and friends. She bleeds blue for her Wildcats too! In the near future she hopes to study and obtain her CPA license!
Kyle Clark, Payroll Processor
Kyle Clark, Payroll Processor, has been with the Accounting Firm since 2014. He has devoted his time to the firm and Is passionate about the work he does. His accountabilities and main focus is to help clients, payroll, sales, accounts payable work and client fulfillment. Kyle is in the process of taking courses to better his payroll and payroll tax knowledge and skills. He is working to obtain certification in payroll. Also, Kyle is the handyman around the office and cleans the firm on a weekly basis. Being a local of Somerset, Kyle enjoys being out on the water, fishing and having a great time with family and friends. His spare time is spent with his family at home, or in his garage doing handiwork. He also loves to travel.
Teresa Florez, Accounting Manager
Teresa Florez, Accounting Manager, joined the Mark E. Clark CPAs, PSC in 2016 as accounting manager. She is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Eastern Kentucky University.
Teresa is no stranger to public accounting having spent 27 years in the industry. She has prepared taxes for various business entities and individuals and has audited financial statements for profit and non-profit entities. Teresa also has extensive experience with small business clients. She has worked in both public accounting and privately for small businesses. She has performed accounting and payroll services as well as tax preparation and planning for small business clients.
Teresa helps small business clients to make decisions about allocating resources and navigating the ever changing landscape of financial regulation. Teresa is a native of Pulaski County. She resides in Jamestown with her husband, Andrew and stepson, Sean. She enjoys reading, kayaking on beautiful Lake Cumberland and attending comic conventions and having the family dress as coordinating characters.
Shelly Haste, Office Manager
Shelly Haste joined the firm in 2012, and serves as our Office Manager. She also manages our office billing and interacts on a daily basis with all our clients on tax returns, payrolls, accounts payables and payroll taxes.
She is a native of Pulaski County, graduated from Pulaski County High School and attended Somerset Community College.
Shelly is an active member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church and works faithfully with Operation Christmas Child Missions and teaching a Wednesday night bible study class.
She resides in Eubank with her husband, Ronnie and her children, Kelsey & Kaden. They all share a love for spending weekends on their boat at beautiful Lake Cumberland.
Deanna Gadberry, Staff Accountant
Deanna Gadberry, Staff Accountant, has been with the firm since May 1998. At the time she was hired she worked in administration and has since worked her way up and is now an experienced accountant and payroll manager. Deanna continues to work with client’s accounts payable and accounts receivable and many other areas of the business. Since Deanna has been with the firm for over eighteen years she has formed several working relationships with our clients and is called upon many times for advice and help.
When Deanna is not at work she is raising her daughter and enjoying the time they get to spend together. She is also an active member of Immanuel Baptist Church.