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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, Rogen & Young CPAs, Inc. has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as financial statements and financial planning. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Rogen & Young CPAs, Inc. is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our Team

Jonathan Rogen, CPA

Jon received a BS in accounting from Syracuse University in 1976. He then received his masters in Business Admin, in 1980, from Case Western Reserve University. He obtained his CPA license in 1980 and began practicing that same year. He has over 35 years of experience and knowledge which he has brought to other firms before running his own private practice. He merged his practice into Rogen & Young CPAs in 2010. He is also a member of the Ohio Society of CPAs.

When not at work Jon enjoys spending time with his family and sports. He is an avid fan and follower of Cleveland sports teams.

William Young, CPA

Bill received a BS in accounting from the University of Dayton in 1972. He obtained his CPA license in 1977 and began practicing in 1980. He has over 35 years of experience and knowledge which he credits to his many achievements and success. He is also a member of the Ohio Society of CPAs.

When not at work Bill enjoys spending time with his family and sports. He is a licensed high school official and spends free time officiating basketball and football games.

August Mancuso
Tax Accountant

Augie received his BS in Accounting from Dyke College in 1961. He also attended two years at Kent State University.

Worked in public accounting from 1961-1978 and started his own firm in 1978 then joined Rogen & Young in 2012.

When not working, Augie enjoys woodworking and watching baseball in his free time.

Bruce E. Manes, CPA
Tax Accountant

Bruce joined Rogen & Young in 2011. He consults on tax matters and specializes in Real Estate partnerships and tax compliance matters with federal, state and local governments. He holds a bachelor's degree from University of Miami and a master's degree from Thunderbird Graduate School of International Management. He earned his CPA license in 1985 giving him over 29 years of experience in the field of tax accounting.

Bruce is an avid golfer, although he says his handicap should be lower. He lives in Akron with his wife Jan and has 2 adult children living in different parts of the country.

Karen Caruscio
Staff Accountant

Karen received an Associate Degree in Business with a Major in Accounting in August 1987. That same year she began her accounting career with firm partner Jon Rogen. In 2008 she joined, along with Jon, Rogen & Young CPAs. She brings with her over 28 years of knowledge and experience.

Linda Marrie

After graduating from high school, Linda began working at Sherwin Williams. She worked for the credit manager of their North Central Regional office as a secretary/office manager for 11 years. Soon after she took a hiatus to stay at home with her 2 children, Ryan and Kristen, until they reached school age. Once back in the work force she began working for August Mancuso as a bookkeeper and worked for him for 25 years. In December of 2012 she came to Rogen & Young where she continues to do bookkeeping work.

Lisa Wojtylak
Administrative Assistant

Lisa joined the Rogen & Young team in 2010. Before coming here she worked at the Strong Tool Company, General Environmental Science and Dollar Bank where she gained much experience in banking, bookkeeping, office reporting and general accounting. She has also worked to become efficient in programs such as excel, quickbooks and word. Lisa currently works in the front office where she shares in a wide variety of duties including payroll, accounting, reporting and office management. She also enjoys interacting with the clients first hand and getting to know them.