Luke Rutka joined the KRD team in December 2013 as an intern and was hired full time in September 2014. Luke’s responsibilities include assisting in numerous areas of tax preparation for both business and individual clients. He sets up the accounting records for business clients in KRD’s proprietary accounting software and works with the clients’ account on a regular basis for both accounting and auditing.
Prior to joining KRD, Luke’s experience included weekly bookkeeping functions for a startup business where he provided financial planning advice based on income statements and assisted in quarterly and year-end tax preparation. In addition, at separate positions, Luke facilitated the payroll preparation for over 150 employees; and as the lead host of a senior living facility Luke gained experience in supervision, client relations and operations.
Luke is fluent in speaking, reading and writing in Polish.
He graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago with a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Accounting. He is currently enrolled for the CPA exam.
When Luke is not working, he enjoys investing, reading, tennis and golf.