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About us

Green Accounting, LLC

G reen Accounting, LLC was founded in 2013 to provide exceptional accounting and tax services to small and midsize businesses and their owners. We offer a full range of services from bookkeeping and payroll to assurance and tax services. Our technical expertise and exceptional client service allows us to partner with our clients to ensure they reach their financial goals. Every client is unique, and requires services tailored to their specific needs. From a start-up company to a mature enterprise, we have the services and expertise to meet each clients needs.

Karen L. Ranick, CPA

Karen has accumulated over 15 years of accounting experience by working for publicly traded companies, public accounting firms, and small closely held businesses. From Sarbanes‐Oxley testing to financial forecasting to monthly and annual general ledger closings, her background and expertise allows her to understand the financial status of her clients and provide sound business advice. Whether Karen is helping startup companies grow within the business life cycle or supporting the cause of a nonprofit, her clients know that she will use her talents to support their goals and missions through her work.


  • Bachelor of Science in business accounting from Westminster College

Civic Organizations

  • Allegheny Land Trust – Former Board Member and Treasurer
  • YouthPlaces – Former Board Member and Finance Committee

John Greenling, CPA, MST, MBA

John has worked in public and private accounting for a multinational firm and a publicly traded company. Through his diverse background, he has gained experience in a wide‐array of tax planning and compliance techniques. John’s practice focuses primarily on corporate, individual and multi‐state taxation, with a special concentration on the industries of construction and real estate. John works closely with the firm’s clients to ensure that they are in compliance with the ever changing tax laws and regulations by providing timely and quality advice. In addition, he advises clients on the tax implications on proposed transactions to insure that all tax consequences are considered when structuring the transaction.


  • Masters in Taxation from Robert Morris University
  • Master of Business Administration, concentration in finance from Waynesburg University
  • Bachelor of Science in accountancy from The College of New Jersey
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