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The TBS Staff

Bryan E. Traylor
President and Owner

Bryan began the business in 1994 and serves as the President and owner of Traylor Business Services, Inc. His responsibilities consist of Auditing, Marketing, Public Relations, Promotional Functions and the overall operations of the business. Bryan worked four years as a Cobb County business personal property auditor. He then helped start the Tax Management Associates office in Atlanta. There he worked as a Senior Auditor and Director of Georgia Marketing. Bryan earned his Accounting degree at Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA in 1992.

Contact Bryan at btraylor@tbs-inc.com

Linda T. Traylor
Vice President and Owner

Linda's responsibilities include administrative duties, payroll, budgeting and bookkeeping. Her qualifications include over thirty years experience working in county government. She gained personal property experience while working five years in the Sumter County Tax Assessors Office. She worked as the Business Personal Property Appraiser performing verification reviews with controllers, tax representatives and CPA’s to obtain the proper level of assessment of property tax valuations.

Contact Linda at ltraylor@tbs-inc.com

Chuck Vrshek
Senior Auditor

Chuck joined the TBS team in 1999 and is our company's Senior Field Auditor. His career as a financial professional includes significant positions in auditing, controllership, and financial analysis for major companies. He also served for 2 years on the appraisal staff of Cobb County, GA. His financial experience with manufacturing companies has proven to be invaluable for our county clients. Chuck is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and has served our country in the United States Marine Corps Reserve. Chuck is also a member of the American Legion.

Contact Chuck at cvrshek@tbs-inc.com

Jason Miller
Senior Auditor

A graduate of Georgia Tech, Jason received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Economics. As a student, he was a member of many academic and service organizations, and is eager to apply his accounting knowledge in a real world environment. His interest in financial analysis and reporting will help facilitate an understanding of ad valorem tax accounting, thus allowing him to better communicate property tax issues between client counties and taxpayers.

Contact Jason at jmiller@tbs-inc.com

Ben Vander Wielen
Staff Auditor

Ben joined TBS in 2016 after moving back to Kennesaw from Savannah. Ben graduated from Kennesaw State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. In Savannah he gained experience working as a Staff accountant/Analyst for a large company headquartered in the area. While in college he eagerly took extra classes at Kennesaw State to become a CPA candidate and plans to pursue the license over the next couple years. While taking Valuation Principles in school his passion for the field began. The knowledge gained in school and love for the field make him a wonderful addition to the TBS staff and client counties.

Contact Ben at benvw@tbs-inc.com

Lori Skolnick
Staff Auditor

Lori joined the TBS team in 2017. She graduated with her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Kennesaw State University and is receiving a Master’s degree in Accounting in early 2018. She has prior auditing experience, as well as extensive experience in corporate accounting with both public and private companies. In addition, her financial experience includes capital accounting, cost accounting, and revenue accounting. Lori's diverse experience is a tremendous value to our TBS team.

Contact Lori at lskolnick@tbs-inc.com

Dawn Upchurch
Office Administrator

Dawn oversees and manages all aspects of the firm's administrative duties, including audit program start up, billing, appointment scheduling, preparation of county to taxpayer correspondence, audit record requests and serving as clerical support for the auditors. Dawn has over 16 years of experience in business administration, payroll, profit and loss statements, billing, creating project management reports, supporting corporate marketing and working with employees and maintaining human resources.

Contact Dawn at dupchurch@tbs-inc.com

Brittany Morris
Senior Executive Assistant

Brittany joined the TBS team in 2009. As the Senior Executive Assistant, her duties include a wide range of administrative tasks, including providing reports directly to the President and Vice President, as well as assisting the Office Manager in prioritizing and completing administrative functions. These functions include scheduling appointments, letter processing, and serving as clerical support for the auditors. She graduated from Kennesaw State University with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting.

Contact Brittany at bmorris@tbs-inc.com

Ashley Nowak
Junior Executive Assistant

As the Junior Executive Assistant, Ashley works closely with the Senior Executive Assistant. She helps to ensure the preparation of various reports, the administration of records requests, and the processing of numerous letters. She conducts the startup and completion of accounts and other general office administration tasks such as data entry and scheduling business site visits. Ashley occasionally serves as an auditor, reviewing financial records and tax returns for accuracy and proper assessment. Ashley graduated with honors from Chattahoochee Technical College with a double major in Accounting and Business Technology. She is proficient in several aspects of her position with specializations in Tax Preparation, Office Accounting, Administrative Support, and Microsoft Applications. 

Contact Ashley at anowak@tbs-inc.com

Chris Walters

Chris is the webmaster of the TBS website and assists in designing, maintaining and updating the website. He also manages the company's social media presence and designs artwork for trade show booths and other marketing efforts.

Contact Chris at cwalters@tbs-inc.com

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