A native of Kansas City, Ms. Bidnick graduated from Rockhurst University with a degree in Accounting. She received her CPA certificate in 1978 and spent twelve years working as an Internal Revenue Service agent. She conducted examinations of corporate, partnership, and individual returns. In addition she was chosen as an on-the-job instructor for new agents, reviewed cases at the district level for correct tax law application, and spoke at numerous tax seminars. She was an instructor for the Becker CPA Review Course for three years.
In addition to Kansas and Missouri, she has lived in Northern Virginia, Northwestern New Jersey, and now the Annapolis area as her husband’s career demands necessitated. In addition to raising three children and participating in a variety of volunteer activities, she worked in tax at each location, developing experience in individual, estate, gift and fiduciary returns. She is a member of both the Missouri and Maryland Associations of Certified Public Accountants.
She and her husband, Terry, have two grown daughters and a son in college.