About Us

Glenn Block, CPA/ABV, CVA

Picture of Glenn BlockGlenn Block is a CPA and partner in the accounting firm of Block & Aldinger and has been employed by the firm since 1982. Prior to that, Mr. Block worked with a CPA firm in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area for two years.   Mr. Block received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration   in   1979   from   the  American   University   in Washington, D.C. and belongs to the American Institute of CPA’s as  well  as the  Pennsylvania Institute  of  CPA’s.  In  his  current capacity as managing senior partner, Mr. Block provides services to the firm’s clients such as tax consulting, including federal and state business   taxation,   individual   tax   planning,   financial planning, bankruptcy,  business  valuations,  litigation  support, forensic accounting, marital dissolution proceedings, and estate tax  planning.    Mr.  Block  is  specialized in the  area  of  forensic accounting and  frequently retained in matters involving lost profit damage calculations as well as other forensic matters.   He is   also specialized in   the   area of Pennsylvania family law as it pertains to child and spousal support calculations as well as  equitable distribution.    Mr. Block has prepared numerous business valuations, has testified in court as  an  expert witness  on  many  occasions,  and  has  also  been  appointed  by  the  court  in  several matters  to  perform business valuations as an independent valuation expert in divorce proceedings and has also served as an arbitrator in civil litigation matters. Mr. Block has been appointed and currently serves on the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants Divorce Conference Committee.    He has also been appointed and currently serves on the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants  Forensic  &  Litigation  Services  Committee.     Mr. Block  is   credentialed  as   a   Certified Valuation  Analyst,  (CVA)  and  belongs  to  the  National Association  of  Certified  Valuators  &  Analysts (NACVA).    He  has  a l s o  been  awarded an Accredited in  Business Valuation credential (ABV)  through the American Institute of CPA’s (AICPA).   Mr. Block frequently lectures before groups on different topic matters and has presented at past NACVA, AICPA and Accounting Today national conferences.  He has lectured to the Connecticut NACVA Chapter in October 2015 on “Techniques for Discovering Hidden Assets” as well as the Pennsylvania Institute of CPA’s Annual Divorce Conference held in October 2015 on the topic matter “How to Successfully Build Your Matrimonial and Forensic Litigation Practices”.   Mr. Block presented in November 2017 at the NACVA Chicago Financial Litigation and Expert Witness Super-Conference and again in June 2018 at the NACVA National Conference held in Las Vegas on the topic, “How to “Successfully” Build and Market Your Matrimonial and Forensic Litigation Practices.  Mr. Block is an expert in security and owns an alarm company in the Lehigh Valley area that sells and installs residential and commercial burglar alarm systems.  Mr. Block is currently serving in hi s  2 n d four year term as  re – elected Commissioner of    South Whitehall Township, a community of approximately 20,000  citizens.  Prior to that, Mr. Block served 7 years on the South Whitehall Township Zoning Board.

Karen A. Aldinger, CPA

Karen-AldingerKaren joined the firm as a staff accountant in 1991 and became a partner in the firm in July 1999.  She graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.  After graduating from college, she worked as a staff accountant at a CPA firm based out of Reading, PA  prior to joining this firm.  She is directly involved in the preparation of financial statements and tax returns for the firm’s clients, including business, individual, trust, non-profit and estate tax returns, and meets with clients to discuss business and tax planning strategies.   She has also worked with the local bankruptcy trustee to provide both accounting and tax services for the US Bankruptcy Court.  She is a member of both the American Institute of CPAs and the Pennsylvania Institute of CPAs.  In her free time, she enjoys music, vacationing with her husband, playing with her golden retriever, and cheering on her favorite Penn State and Philadelphia sports teams.