Milena graduated from UW-Milwaukee in 1982 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. Her education and background gained her the opportunity to work as a Financial Analyst for Compcare Health Service soon after graduation. Later, in 1998, Milena attended the H&R Block Tax Preparation Course and also completed the Milwaukee Area Technical College Income Tax Course in 2009. In 2013 Milena passed her SEE (EA).
Milena was first employed as a Tax Professional with DB Tax & Wealth in 1994. After working 2 tax seasons part-time, she took a break from the income tax profession. However, after pursuing the additional education above, she came back to the firm in 2009.
In addition to working in tax and finance, Milena has been employed at Delta Airlines for over 34 years. This provides her with the opportunity to travel, which she truly loves to do with her husband of 28 years and their 3 wonderful grown children. She and her husband are also involved in social change by running PromiseView, an aftercare home for men recovering from substance abuse.