Accounting firm announces promotion and certifications

Seth Knighton
Brian Hollingsworth
Kelsa Tinsley

Seth Knighton has been promoted to senior tax accountant at Dalby, Wendland & Co. in Grand Junction.

Brian Hollingsworth and Kelsa Tinsley have attained certifications in employee benefit plans audits.

Knighton works with small businesses and also assists owners with individual tax returns.

Knighton started with Dalby Wendland as a tax intern. He joined the firm full-time in 2017 following his graduation from Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction with a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Hollingsworth attained the intermediate employee benefit plans audit certification, while Tinsley received the advanced employee benefit plans audit certification.

Hollingsworth is a certified public accountant and audit manager. He joined Dalby Wendland in 2013 and provides accounting and auditing services to clients in a range of industries. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accounting from the University of Colorado.

Tinsley is also a certified public accountant and audit manager. She joined Dalby Wendland full-time in 2012 after graduating from Colorado Mesa University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Dalby, Wendland & Co. offers accounting, bookkeeping, business consulting and other services with offices in Grand Junction as well as Aspen, Glenwood Springs, Montrose, Rifle and Telluride. For more information, call 243-1921 or visit