Priscilla Alden, Director of Financial Operations
"I've been at King + King for 10 years and it has been a pleasure. We, the employees, are given the respect, freedom, and guidance to be the best we can be. I personally love the challenge that comes with that freedom. The partners lead the firm by being open to new ideas and challenges. I believe that King + King truly is an ever evolving firm."
Priscilla has managed finances at the firm for a decade. She has more than 25 years of experience in administration for manufacturers, construction, wholesale and professional services.
Priscilla volunteers at the Samaritan Center and with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. She was a finalist in the CNY Business Journal's 2010 CFO of the year. Priscilla brings a unique view of family business finance as she ran the finances for her father's family business, Packaging Supply Co. Inc for many years. She is a graduate of Niagara University with a bachelor's in business administration. Priscilla is trying to enjoy her new Kindle considering her home is filled with the noise of her three children, her husband, and a new puppy!
Sarah Ioele, Director of Marketing + Business Development
"Walking in the front door everyday at King + King inspires me, it really is a unique opportunity to be part of a firm that holds such a profound place in history. In the end what really makes K2 special is we genuinely care about our people and clients above all things. I love working here it is a real privilege and joy!"
Sarah has directed our strategic marketing + business development initiatives that include client relationships, marketing + branding, public relations and community involvement for six years. She brings more than 20 years of business development expertise and marketing savvy to her role at the firm.
With a strong commitment to community service and leadership, Sarah serves as former chairman for the Board of Directors for Father Champlin's Guardian Angel Society, she is a 1997 graduate of Leadership Greater Syracuse and active alumni. Sarah is a member of the Sales and Marketing Professional Services organization and the Strathmore Neighborhood Association. She has volunteered and held positions with various organizations including: The Onondaga Historical Association, American Heart Association, and Tip Club of Syracuse. She is a recipient of the Central New York – 40 Under Forty honor and the Distinguished Sales and Marketing Executives Award.
Sarah holds her bachelor's degree in education from SUNY Cortland and University College, Cork, Ireland. She is a certified core energy professional executive and life coach. She resides in Syracuse's historic Strathmore neighborhood and enjoys renovating old homes, travel, her country and loves entertaining family and friends. If you ever want to throw a party Sarah's your girl!
Jeff Cooper, Information Technology Manager
"More-so than any other business I know, the firm tries to ensure that each person is allowed to flourish, encouraged to learn, and treated as an individual. Each client, from the smallest to the largest is likewise treated as unique - with different tastes, opinions and concerns."
Jeff oversees continuing development, maintenance and support of hardware, software and network infrastructure as well as our telecommunications and security systems. He also develops custom solutions to ensure our staff, teams and clients have a robust and dynamic technology environment in which to work and create.
He ensures we adhere to the most progressive standards in CAD/BIM, Document Management, and other disciplines, and is responsible for enabling smooth technological interactions while maintaining our security, data integrity and staff efficiency.
Jeff is a science geek (no surprise there), backyard astronomer and supporter of the MOST and the Rosamond Gifford Zoo. He lives with his wife and daughter in Dewitt, NY where he coaches girls t-ball & softball. In spite of that they play pretty well.
Steve Tarolli, Human Resources Manager
"We like to dream of success... and then work like heck to achieve it. I'm proud to be part of a firm that understands and continuously works toward achieving a healthy people, planet and profit balance."
Steve has managed human resources for more than five years. His responsibilities include: recruitment, training and professional development, benefits administration, policies, performance, employee relations, and compliance.
He has more than 10 years of professional experience and is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management. He received his bachelor's in industrial relations from Le Moyne College. Steve lives in Camillus with his wife Kerry and son James. He enjoys SU basketball, traveling throughout Upstate, and home improvement projects that he never finishes.