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Meet Our Advisors

Director of Operations

Jean Siemer, B.A. English Literature 

Jean has been with Terry and Associates for almost 25 years and recently became a Shareholder of the firm. During this time, she has been the Office Manager and Payroll Supervisor. When Jean graduated from Northern Kentucky University in 1982 with a BA in English Literature, she went on to work for a large company in Retail Management. During this time, she was in-charge of the overall profitability of numerous departments. Jean volunteers her time to many nonprofit organizations, For over 14 years she has participated in Relay for Life, Making Strides, and Light the Night, all which help fund Cancer research. Jean is married and has 2 sons, 1 Daughter-in-law, and 3 grandchildren that she wishes she could see more of!

Client Development

Denise Coop, B.S. Engineering

Denise graduated with a BS in Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Kettering University in 1995. After graduating from college, Denise married Blake and began her career as an Industrial Engineer in the automotive industry. Her main responsibilities were to maximize profits and help the plant run smooth and error free. She loves working with numbers and people to help implement improvements. Denise and Blake moved to Northern Kentucky in 2008 where they are raising their 4 children. Denise spends her time investing in people. Outside of work, you will find her coaching kids, volunteering in leadership roles at church or building life long relationships with her friends.

Accounting Advisor

Arissa Peace, B.S.B.A.

Arissa is a graduate from Northern Kentucky University with a BSBA in Accounting. Prior to working at Terry & Associates she graduated from Scott High School in 2017. She also earned the Kentucky Governors Scholarship, an award that very few students receive each year. She utilizes her analyzing and problem solving skills at work to help implement changes and help clients. Outside of work she loves to work out at the gym, have fun with her friends, and hang out with her family.

Technology Advisor

Jacob Jenkins, B.S.B.A.

Jacob graduated with a BSBA in Accounting from Northern Kentucky University in 2021. Before working at Terry & Associates, Jacob graduated from Cooper High School in 2017. While at Cooper, Jacob ran cross-country, was involved in the Student Leadership Committee, and was heavily involved in his church. He was also involved in Boy Scouts where he served in many leadership roles over a troop of 70 scouts. In 2016 he received his Eagle, the highest award in scouts. In his off time, Jacob enjoys touring amusement parks around the country, boating with his family, and hanging out with friends.

Payroll Advisor

Becky Cline, B.S. Nursing 

Becky graduated from Messiah College, in central Pennsylvania, with a BS in Nursing. After working as an RN for six years, Becky took time off to raise her three sons. Five years ago, she moved to Kentucky and has been working at Terry & Associates for four of those years. Besides taking trips to California, Kansas, and Pennsylvania to visit her sons, Becky enjoys hiking, biking, baking, reading and exploring Kentucky. She also loves to spend her time with friends and at church developing relationships with others. 

Accounting Intern

Hayden Emral

Hayden is a Senior this year at Ryle High School. She is also a Dual Enrollment student at Northern Kentucky University, majoring in Accounting. She will graduate high school in May of 2022. Upon graduation she will have completed over 40 college credit hours, and will be considered a Sophomore in college. Outside of work and school, Hayden enjoys spending time with her friends and family.

Accounting Intern

Andrew Gruber

Andrew is a Junior at Northern Kentucky University and is majoring in Accounting and Finance. He graduated from St. Henry District High School in 2019. He is also a current member of the Alpha Lambda Delta Honors Society at NKU. Before working at Terry & Associates, he held several other jobs that helped to develop his technical and professional skillset, which he plans on continuing to expand on during his internship experience here. When he isn’t at work or school, he likes to play guitar, hang out with friends, enjoy film and movies, and explore new places.