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Our team of professionals is bursting with personality, and we are ready to get to know you so that we can help with your accounting, income tax, financial planning and wealth management needs. Get to know our team by reading their biographies and learning more about their dedication to helping you.

  • Ames Office

  • Mollie Barclay

    Mollie Barclay

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Mollie joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and serves as a Staff Accountant in our Ames office. Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients

     

    Mollie graduated from ISU with a B.S. in Accounting. She is in the process of studying for the CPA Exam. Mollie has volunteered at the local animal shelter, and helped raise money for kids at the ISU Dance Marathon. 

     

    In her free time Mollie enjoys watching movies, online shopping, and trying new foods. She cheers for the Green Bay Packers and ISU. 

     

     

  • John Elliott, CPA

    John Elliott, CPA

    Audit Manager

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    John joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 with over 30 years of accounting experience. He is a Audit Manager in the Ames office. He prepares and reviews complex tax returns and is involved in tax and business planning/consulting. John also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    John is a graduate of both Northwest Missouri State University and Iowa State University. He has B.A. degrees in Accounting and History. Outside of work, John enjoys spending time with his wife, Teri, and their two daughters. He cheers for the Iowa State Cyclones, UNI Panthers and NWMSU Bearcats. He is also a shareholder of the Green Bay Packers.

  • Dennis Pyle, CPA

    Dennis Pyle, CPA

    Senior Tax Manager

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Dennis joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 after operating his own CPA firm in the Ames area for many years. Dennis serves as a Senior Tax Manager in the Ames office. He performs research on a variety of complex tax-related topics and prepares and reviews complex tax returns. Dennis also is involved in tax and business planning/consulting.

     

    Dennis graduated from Iowa State University with a B.A. degree in Accounting. He is married to Amy and they have two daughters, two sons and four grandchildren. Dennis enjoys fall bird hunting, snow skiing, weightlifting at the local gym, biking, water skiing, surfing and sailing.

  • Sonal Patel, CPA

    Sonal Patel, CPA

    Senior Tax Manager

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Sonal joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 after operating her CPA firm in the Ames and Ankeny area for many years. She serves as a Senior Tax Manager in the Ames and Ankeny offices. Sonal prepares and reviews complex tax returns for individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations. In addition she is also involved in tax and business planning/consulting and research of complex tax issues. Sonal graduated with a B.S. degree in Accounting and Finance.

     

    Sonal is married and has one son. She enjoys spending time with her family, writing, painting, and traveling.  

  • Andy Harris, CPA

    Andy Harris, CPA

    Senior Tax Manager

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Andy joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 after operating his own CPA firm in the Ames and Ankeny area for many years. Andy serves as a Senior Tax Manager in the Ames and Ankeny offices. He performs research on a variety of complex tax-related topics and prepares and reviews complex tax returns. Andy also is involved in tax and business planning/consulting.

  • Hailey Davis, CPA

    Hailey Davis, CPA

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Hailey joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 is a Tax/Audit Senior Staff Accountant.  She is responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation.  In addition, she also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Hailey graduated from Iowa State University with a B.S. degree in Accounting and Agricultural Business. In her free time Hailey loves reading, quilting, spending time with her two dogs, and cheering for the Iowa State Cyclones.  

  • Nick Aarsen, CPA, EA

    Nick Aarsen, CPA, EA

    Partner

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Nick joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2014 and is a Partner with the firm. Nick supervises preparation and the review process of individual, partnership and nonprofit organization income tax returns, as well as providing estate tax planning services. He also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities. Nick also specializes in cost segregation studies to assist clients in uncovering potential income tax benefits.

     

    Nick graduated from Northwestern College with a B.A. degree in Accounting. He is married and has three sons. Outside of work, Nick and his family enjoy boating, fishing and doing any outdoor activities. He also enjoys cheering on the Dallas Cowboys and Oklahoma Sooners.

  • Diane Furry

    Diane Furry

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Diane joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and is a Staff Accountant in the Ames office. Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

  • Angela Geisinger

    Angela Geisinger

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Angela joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and is a Senior Staff Accountant in the Ames office. Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Angela graduated from AIB College of Business with B.A. degrees in Accounting and Business Administration. Outside of work, Angela volunteers with the Colo Firefighter’s Association as an EMT and firefighter, currently serving as Lieutenant. She is married to Rodney and they have two daughters, Katelynn and Allison.

  • Jacki Harris

    Jacki Harris

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Jacki joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Ames office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

  • Myra Jackson

    Myra Jackson

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Myra joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and serves as a Staff Accountant in the Ames office. She assists with payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients. In addition, she supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

  • Stephenie Keat

    Stephenie Keat

    Tax Manager

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Stephenie joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and is a Tax Manager in the Ames office. She performs research on complex tax-related topics and is responsible for preparation and review of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. She also performs payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients. 

  • Kara Schaudt

    Kara Schaudt

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0013 Get in touch with me

    Kara joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2020 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Ames office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

     

    In her free time she enjoys hanging out with friends and spending time with her family. 

  • Jaqueline Schutt

    Jaqueline Schutt

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Jaqueline joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and is a Staff Accountant in the Ames office. She is responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation, as well as working on our audit team. In addition, she assists with payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

  • Kayleen Thomas

    Kayleen Thomas

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Kayleen joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2020 and is a Staff Audit and Tax Accountant in the Ames office. Kayleen is responsible for individual tax return preparation, as well as working on our audit team. In addition, she assists with payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Kayleen graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. in Accounting.  In her free time she likes to hangout with friends and spend time with her family.

  • Judith Venegas

    Judith Venegas

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Judith joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2020 and is a Staff Audit and Tax Accountant in the Ames office. Judith is responsible for individual tax return preparation, as well as working on our audit team.

    Judith has B.A. degree in Accounting from Iowa State University. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

  • Darci Wolf

    Darci Wolf

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Ames Office Division: Ames Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Darci joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and is a Senior Staff Accountant in the Ames office. Her responsibilities primarily include providing payroll services and payroll tax reporting for a variety of clients.

     

    Darci received an Associate’s degree in Accounting from Des Moines Area Community College.

  • Ankeny Office

  • Dominique Bryant, CPA

    Dominique Bryant, CPA

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Ankeny Office Division: Ankeny Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Dominique joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and is a Senior Audit and Tax Accountant in the Ankeny office. She is an experienced tax professional and assists with the preparation of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. Dominique also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

    Dominique is a graduate of Buena Vista University with a B.A. in Accounting. Outside of work, Dominique enjoys spending time with her family and cheering on the Iowa State Cyclones.
     

  • Luke Dawson

    Luke Dawson

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Ankeny Office Division: Ankeny Phone: (515) 232-0533 Get in touch with me

    Luke joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and is a Senior Tax and Audit Accountant in the Ankeny office. He is an experienced tax professional and assists with the preparation of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. Luke also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Luke is a graduate of ISU with a B.S. and M.A. in Accounting. Outside of work, Luke enjoys spending time with his fiance Sandra and their dog Ginny. Together they like to travel and cheer on the ISU cyclones and Minnesota Vikings. 

     

    Luke has given back to his community by volunteering as a Treasurer at Backwater Legacies and in college he was involved in a Multicultural Business Network.

  • Nick Aarsen, CPA, EA

    Nick Aarsen, CPA, EA

    Partner

    Location: Ankeny Office Division: Ankeny Phone: (515) 964-7581 Get in touch with me

    Nick joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2014 and is a Partner with the firm. Nick supervises preparation and the review process of individual, partnership and nonprofit organization income tax returns, as well as providing estate tax planning services. He also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities. Nick also specializes in cost segregation studies to assist clients in uncovering potential income tax benefits.

     

    Nick graduated from Northwestern College with a B.A. degree in Accounting. He is married and has three sons. Outside of work, Nick and his family enjoy boating, fishing and doing any outdoor activities. He also enjoys cheering on the Dallas Cowboys and Oklahoma Sooners.

  • Robb Way, EA

    Robb Way, EA

    Senior Tax Accountant

    Location: Ankeny Office Division: Ankeny Phone: (515) 964-7581 Get in touch with me

    Robb joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2020 and is a Senior Tax Accountant in the Ankeny office. Robb prepares and reviews complex tax returns and is also involved in tax and business planning/consulting.

    Robb graduated from University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. In his free time he enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family. 

  • Kameo Johnson

    Kameo Johnson

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Ankeny Office Division: Ankeny Phone: (515) 964-7581 Get in touch with me

    Kameo joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Ankeny office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

  • Molly Sandbulte

    Molly Sandbulte

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Ankeny Office Division: Ankeny Phone: (515) 964-7581 Get in touch with me

    Molly joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and serves as a Staff Accountant in our Ankeny office. Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients

     

    Molly graduated from UNI with a Bachelors degree in Accounting and Finance. Molly loves hanging out with friends and family, camping, walking her dog, and watching Iowa State play football. Molly also likes being involved in activities at her church. 

  • Cedar Rapids Office

  • David Celarier

    David Celarier

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    David joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 is a Tax/Audit Staff Accountant.  He is responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation.  In addition, he also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    David graduated from Bob Jones University with a B.S. degree in Accounting.  He volunteers for Heartland Youth for Christ afterschool programs, is a taekwondo instructor and in his free time he plays guitar and ultimate Frisbee.

  • Evan Charon

    Evan Charon

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    Evan joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and is a Staff Accountant in our Cedar Rapids office.  He is responsible for individual, partnership, and corporate tax return preparation.  In addition, he also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Evan graduated from Coe College in 2021 with a Bachelor’s degree in Public Accounting and Business Administration and was an intern with Hogan-Hansen for 2 tax seasons prior to graduating. In his free time, Evan likes to watch soccer, hike, swim, and cook. He also loves Sudoku and table puzzles. You can catch Evan watching movies or hanging out with his 2 dogs at home.

     

    Evan volunteers at his local church during holiday food drives and went to Mexico on a mission trip to build houses. In the future he hopes to spend time volunteering at the animal shelter. 

  • Kevin Ballard, CPA

    Kevin Ballard, CPA

    Senior Tax Manager

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    Kevin joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 1986 and is a Senior Tax Manager in the Cedar Rapids office. Kevin is responsible for key client relationships, working with a variety of clients and industries. He is experienced in individual, partnership and corporate tax planning and preparation, audit services, business consulting, succession planning and wealth management services.

     

    Kevin is a member of the Marion Kiwanis Club and Cedar Rapids Elks Lodge and serves on the Marion Senior Living Community Board. He is also a past board member of the School Tuition Organization for the Archdiocese of Dubuque and is the past president for the Cedar Valley Running Association and Cedar Rapids Area Estate Planning Council. Kevin has been married since 1979 to his wife, Diane, and has three grown daughters.

  • Jennifer Decker, CPA

    Jennifer Decker, CPA

    Partner

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    Jennifer joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2005 and is a Partner with the firm.  In addition to managing the operations of the Cedar Rapids office, Jennifer plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities. In addition, she supervises the tax preparation and review process of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. Jennifer is also responsible for key client relationships, working with a variety of clients and industries.

     

    Jennifer graduated cum laude from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting.  She serves on the Finance Council for St. Joseph Catholic Church and participates on the Public Relations Committee and Strategic Planning Committee for St. Joseph Catholic School.  She was previously the president of the St. Joseph Catholic School Board and the Chargers Parent Organization.  Jennifer is an officer for the Cedar Rapids Area Estate Planning Council and the President of the Student Tuition Organization for the Archdiocese of Dubuque.  Jennifer and her husband, Nick, have three children, Chase, Natalie and Matthew.  Her favorite sports teams are the teams her children play on! 

  • Brooke Dobel, CPA

    Brooke Dobel, CPA

    Audit Manager

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    Brooke joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2007 and serves as an Audit Manager in the Cedar Rapids office. Brooke plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities, specializing in employee benefit plans. Brooke also is an experienced tax professional, preparing complex individual, partnership and corporate tax returns.

     

    Brooke graduated summa cum laude from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their children and dog.

  • Desiree Johnston

    Desiree Johnston

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    Desiree joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Cedar Rapids, Iowa office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients. Desiree graduated from the University of Iowa with a BA in Criminology, Law and Justice. 

     

    Desiree and her husband have 2 young children that keep them busy and just recently moved back to Iowa to a farm. They enjoy riding ATV's, dirt bikes and exploring their new farm together. She likes to cheer for the Iowa Hawkeyes while having a friendly competition with her husband who cheers for the Illini. 

  • Amy Lamphier

    Amy Lamphier

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    Amy joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and is a Senior Staff Accountant in the Cedar Rapids office. Amy’s responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Amy and her husband, Todd, have two children. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, spending time with family and camping. She likes to cheer for the Iowa Hawkeyes, but occasionally will cheer for the Cyclones as long as they are not playing the Hawkeyes.

  • Rachel Scott

    Rachel Scott

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Cedar Rapids Office Division: Cedar Rapids Phone: (319) 366-8267 Get in touch with me

    Rachel joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Cedar Rapids, Iowa office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

     

    Rachel graduated from Monterey Peninsula College and has several years a customer experience. She was born and raised in Monterey California and just recently relocated to Iowa. During her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. 

  • Mason City Office

  • Liesbeth Almendarez

    Liesbeth Almendarez

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Liesbeth joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and is a Tax/Audit Staff Accountant.  She is responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation.  In addition, she also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Liesbeth graduated from Northwestern with a B.A. in Accounting. She is in the process of studying for the CPA Exam.

     

    Liesbeth is married and enjoys traveling, reading, and playing games with family. 

  • Courtney Billings

    Courtney Billings

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Courtney joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Mason City office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

     

    Courtney graduates from NIACC in December 2021 with an A.A. in Business Administration and has several years’ of experience in an office setting. Courtney and her partner Brian have 2 children and reside in Mason City. 

     

    Courtney has served the community by volunteering with Hospice of North Iowa and Girl Scouts. In her free time, she loves to work out, cook, and garden. She also enjoys taking care of her houseplants. 

  • Jeremia Bostrom

    Jeremia Bostrom

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Jeremia joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and is a Tax/Audit Staff Accountant.  He is responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation.  In addition, he also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Jeremia graduated from St. Cloud State University with his B.S. degree in Accounting. In his free time he enjoys fishing and golf.  He is also a Minnesota Sports Fan.

  • Veronica Coe

    Veronica Coe

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Veronica joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and serves as a Staff Accountant in the Mason City office. Her responsibilities also include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Veronica received an Associate’s degree in Business from North Iowa Area Community College and a B.A. degree in Accounting from the University of Phoenix. 

  • Marlene Young, CPA

    Marlene Young, CPA

    Senior Tax Manager

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Marlene joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2015 after operating her own CPA firm in Forest City for many years. Marlene serves as a Senior Tax Manager in the Mason City office. She prepares and reviews complex tax returns and is also involved in tax and business planning/consulting.

     

    Marlene attended Buena Vista University.. She has been married since 1978 and has two grown sons. She enjoys camping, boating and above all, spending time with her grandchildren.

  • Shannon Lerdal, CPA

    Shannon Lerdal, CPA

    Manager

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Shannon joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2010. Shannon reviews individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. Shannon also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities. Shannon is responsible for key client relationships, working with a variety of clients and industries. In addition, Shannon assists clients with QuickBooks consulting.

     

    Shannon graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. She is married to Todd and they have a daughter, Mathea. In her spare time, she enjoys cheering on the Iowa State Cyclones, UNI Panthers and Chicago Cubs.

  • Lisa Golwitzer, CPA

    Lisa Golwitzer, CPA

    Tax Manager

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Lisa joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2012 and is a Tax Manager in the Mason City office. She performs research on complex tax-related topics and is responsible for preparation and review of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. She also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Lisa graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. She has volunteered with the Mason City Jaycees and participates in the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants CPA’s Month of Service doing various volunteer projects. She is married to her husband, Ben, and they have three very spoiled cats. Lisa also enjoys cheering on the Chicago Cubs and UNI Panthers.

  • Kristi Wick, CPA

    Kristi Wick, CPA

    Partner

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Kristi joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2006 and is a Partner with the firm in the Mason City office. Kristi also oversees the audit practice for several of the firm’s offices. Kristi is responsible for key client relationships, working with a variety of clients and industries. She is experienced in individual, partnership and corporate tax planning and preparation and audit services.

     

    Kristi graduated with B.A. degrees in Accounting and Business Administration from Northwestern College and a Master of Professional Accountancy degree from the University of South Dakota. She serves on the council of her church as the treasurer. Kristi and her husband, Joe, enjoy spending time with their daughter, Lauren.

  • Mike McCoy, CPA

    Mike McCoy, CPA

    Senior Tax Manager

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Mike joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2010 after operating his own CPA firm in the Mason City area for many years. Mike serves as a Senior Tax Manager for the firm, working out of the Mason City and Ames offices. He performs research on a variety of complex tax-related topics and reviews complex tax returns. Mike also is involved in tax and business planning, consulting and estate and financial planning.

     

    Mike graduated from the University of Iowa with B.A. degrees in Accounting and Finance. He also has his Master of Business Taxation degree from the University of Minnesota. Mike is married to his wife, Sara, and they have three daughters and several grandchildren that keep them busy.

  • Laura Monaghan, CPA

    Laura Monaghan, CPA

    Partner

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Laura joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2010 and is a Partner with the firm. Laura is responsible for key client relationships with a variety of clients and industries.  Laura supervises the tax preparation and the review process of individual, partnership, corporate, fiduciary and nonprofit tax returns. She also performs tax planning and research for complex tax-related projects and specializes in tax credits. 

     

    Laura graduated from Grand View College with B.A. degrees in Accounting and Business Administration. She is married to her husband, Jeremy, and they have a two children. Laura is an Ambassador with the Mason City Chamber of Commerce and the Mason City Noon Lions Club.  Outside of work, Laura enjoys spending time with her family.

  • Dennis Muyskens, CPA

    Dennis Muyskens, CPA

    Partner

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Dennis joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 1996 and is the Partner in charge of overseeing the operations of our northern offices. Dennis is also responsible for key client relationships, working with a variety of clients and industries. He is experienced in individual, partnership and corporate tax planning and preparation, audit services, business consulting, succession planning and wealth management services. Dennis plays a key role in firm expansion and growth efforts through business development and firm acquisitions.

     

    Dennis graduated from Northwestern College with a B.A. degree in Accounting. Dennis is as a member of the Board of Directors of Youth for Christ and Northwoods Savings Bank. He is also actively involved with Grace Church. Dennis and his wife, Susan, have three daughters – Corrine, Emily and Hailey. They enjoy spending time at home with their three cats and cheering for the Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Twins and Iowa Hawkeyes.

  • Jason Speer, CPA

    Jason Speer, CPA

    Tax Manager

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Jason joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2010 and is a Tax Manager in the Mason City office. He performs research on a complex tax-related topics and is responsible for preparation and review of individual, partnership and corporate income tax returns. Jason also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for nonprofit organizations and commercial entities, specializing in employee benefit plans.

     

    Jason is a graduate of the University of Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. He enjoys cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes and Chicago Cubs. Jason volunteers at the Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank

  • Chelsea Eckenrod, CPA

    Chelsea Eckenrod, CPA

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Chelsea joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and is a Tax/Audit Staff Accountant.  She is responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation.  In addition, she also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Chelsea graduated form the University of Northern Iowa with her B.A. degree in Accounting.  She enjoys cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes.

  • Linsey Current

    Linsey Current

    Senior Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Linsey joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2015 and is Senior Accountant in the Mason City office. She is responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation. In addition, she assists with payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Linsey is a graduate of Central College with a B.A. degree in Business Management, with an emphasis in Marketing. She also has her Master of Business Administration degree (Accounting concentration) from American Public University. In her free time, Linsey volunteers for Rotary International, Forest City Young Professionals and is on the Puckerbrush Days Committee.

  • Becky Dobel

    Becky Dobel

    Senior Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Becky rejoined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 after previously working with the firm for 11 years. She is a Senior Accountant in the Mason City office. Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients. She also helps provide our staff with computer support.

  • Rachel Fields

    Rachel Fields

    Senior Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Rachel joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021. She is a Senior Accountant in the Mason City office. Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients. She also assists with individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation.

     

    Rachel graduated from both NIACC and Hamilton Business College and has an A.A. in Accounting. She joins our firm with over 16 years of experience in accounting.

     

    Rachel has 4 children, 2 dogs, and a grandson. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her significant other Rob and family. She also enjoys hiking, biking, walking and reading. She has given back to the community through Toys for Tots, Church, her children's sporting events, the Humane Society and the Community Kitchen. 

  • Joe Frank

    Joe Frank

    Senior Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Joe joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2015 and is a Senior Accountant in the Mason City office. His responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Joe graduated from North Iowa Area Community College in Mason City. Outside of work, Joe enjoys spending time with his daughter and is an avid cycler.

  • Devan Hirsch

    Devan Hirsch

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Devan joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and is a Staff Accountant in our Mason City office. Devan's responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

    Devan graduated from Hamilton Business College with an  Associate degree in Accounting. She is also an active volunteer at Roosevelt Elementary as a PTO Treasurer.

     

    Devan is married with 2 daughters and 1 dog. In her free time she enjoys traveling, bike riding, and spending time with her family. 

  • Laura Jacobsen

    Laura Jacobsen

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Laura joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Mason City office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

     

    Laura is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas with a B.A. degree in Journalism. She is married to her husband, Derek, and they have three children –Tyler, Katie and Hannah

  • Patti Kisner

    Patti Kisner

    Administrative Services Manager

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Patti joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2010 and is the Administrative Services Manager in the Mason City office. In her role, Patti oversees all of the administrative functions for the Mason City office, assuring the operations run smoothly.

     

    Patti is a graduate of Hamilton Business College. Patti is married and has two children, Amber and Dylan. During her free time, she enjoys volunteering for the Hawkeye Food Bank and cheers for the Central Spring Panthers and UNI Panthers.

  • Linda Olson

    Linda Olson

    Senior Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Linda joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2012 and is a Senior Accountant in the Mason City office. Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Linda received an Associate’s degree in Accounting from Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh, North Carolina. She has two sons, who are both married, and two grandchildren.

  • Janeen Robeoltman

    Janeen Robeoltman

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Janeen joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Mason City office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

    Janeen graduated from Ellsworth Community College and has 21 years’ experience as an Office Coordinator. Janeen has been married to her husband Todd for 28 years and has 2 children Maci and Mitchell. She and her husband live on his family’s farm where they farm and raise cattle. In her spare time she loves to camp with family and friends. 

    Janeen has served the community as a 4-H leader for 8 years and volunteering at her church. 

  • Kristen Stockberger

    Kristen Stockberger

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Kristen joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and serves as a Staff Accountant in the Mason City office. Her responsibilities also include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

    Kristen received an Associate’s degree in Accounting from Kaplan University. Kristen volunteers for St. Paul Lutheran Church Council and Jefferson Elementary School's PTO.  In her free-time she also enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. 

  • Jill Wagner

    Jill Wagner

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Mason City Office Division: Mason City Phone: (641) 423-0574 Get in touch with me

    Jill joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2015 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Mason City office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

     

    Jill graduated from Kirkwood Community College with an A.A. degree in Business Administration. She gives back to her community by volunteering with Meals on Wheels and Hawkeye Harvest. 

     

    Jill and her husband enjoy spending time at home with their three children and English bulldog puppy. Her free time is spent golfing, traveling and hanging out with friends.     

     

     

  • Waterloo Office

  • Sue Becker

    Sue Becker

    Administrative Services Manager and Network Administrator

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Sue joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 1982 and serves as the Firm Administrative Services Manager and Network Administrator. She works in the Waterloo office and oversees all administrative and computer network functions for the firm.

     

    Sue received an Executive Secretary Associate’s degree from Hawkeye Institute of Technology. She and her husband, Greg, and have two grown children, Jeff and Elizabeth. Outside of work, Sue enjoys metal detecting on the family farm, searching for long-lost treasures.

  • Damian Hurmence, CPA

    Damian Hurmence, CPA

    Partner

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Damian joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2003 and is a Partner with the firm. Damian is responsible for key client relationships, working with a variety of clients and industries. He is experienced in individual, partnership and corporate tax planning and preparation, as well as small business consulting.

     

    Damian is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Alicia, and their dog, Gracie

  • Eric Hanna, CPA

    Eric Hanna, CPA

    Tax Manager

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Eric joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2012 and is a Tax Manager in the Waterloo office. He performs research on complex tax-related topics and is responsible for preparation and review of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. Eric plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Eric graduated from Coe College with B.A. degrees in Accounting and Business Administration. He is married to his high school sweetheart and they have two sons. In his spare time, he volunteers for his sons’ baseball teams and has also served as the Treasurer of the Marion Economic Development Company, a non-profit organization. During the summer he enjoys spending time at Lake Delhi.

  • Brad Corley, CPA

    Brad Corley, CPA

    Senior Audit and Tax Accountant

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Brad joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2014 and is a Senior Audit and Tax Accountant in the Waterloo office. He is an experienced tax professional and assists with the preparation of individual, partnership and corporate income tax returns. Brad also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Brad graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. He is married to his wife, Alicia, and they have three children.

  • Anne Halbmaier, CPA

    Anne Halbmaier, CPA

    Tax Manager

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Anne has been with the firm for over 25 years and is a Tax Manager in the Waterloo office. She performs research on a variety of tax-related topics and reviews corporate income tax returns. Anne also provides our staff with tax software support and training.

     

    Anne is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. She is married to her husband, Rick, and they have three sons – Colin, Connor and Casey.

  • Traci Baker, CPA

    Traci Baker, CPA

    Senior Staff Accountant

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Traci joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2014 and is a Senior Staff Accountant in the Waterloo office. Her responsibilities include payroll processing, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients. She is also responsible for individual, partnership and corporate tax return preparation. In addition, she also plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities.

     

    Traci is a graduate of Briar Cliff University with B.A. degree in Accounting and Business Administration. Outside of work, Traci and her husband, David, enjoy the outdoors. They enjoy camping, hiking and canoeing together.

  • Steven Duggan, CPA

    Steven Duggan, CPA

    Managing Partner

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Steve is the firm’s Managing Partner and has been with Hogan - Hansen since 1994. He is responsible for the overall management of the firm in conjunction with the Board of Directors. Steve is also responsible for key client relationships, working with a variety of clients in many different industries. He is experienced in individual, partnership and corporate income tax planning and preparation, audit services, business consulting, succession planning and wealth management services. He particularly enjoys mentoring and training our staff to succeed in their careers.

     

    Steve graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Accounting. In his spare time, Steve enjoys spending time outdoors fishing, boating and working in the yard. Steve and his wife, Renee, have three children – Maureen, Joe and Kyle.

  • Marcus Leth, CPA

    Marcus Leth, CPA

    Audit Manager

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Marcus joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2011 and serves as an Audit Manager in the Waterloo office. He plans and conducts audit, review and compilation engagements for local governments, nonprofit organizations and commercial entities. Marcus also is an experienced tax professional, preparing complex individual, partnership and corporate income tax returns.

     

    Marcus graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with B.A. degrees in Accounting and Finance. In his spare time, Marcus likes to cheer on the Nebraska Cornhuskers and spends time with his miniature Australian Shepherd, Maggie.

  • Julie Freese

    Julie Freese

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Julie joined Hogan - Hansen in 2019 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional.  She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for welcoming and assisting clients who visit our office.

     

    Julie graduated from Hawkeye Community College Secretarial Course.  In her free time she volunteers for Habitat for Humanity, My Waterloo Days and Cedar Valley Food Bank.  She enjoys gardening, camping and crafts.

  • Chris Gisleson

    Chris Gisleson

    Senior Tax Accountant

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Chris joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2020 and is a Senior Tax Accountant in the Waterloo office. He is an experienced tax professional and assists with the preparation of individual, partnership and corporate tax returns. 

  • Diane Hanson

    Diane Hanson

    Corporate Controller

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Diane joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2003 and is the Corporate Controller for the firm. She is responsible for the internal accounting functions of our firm, including payroll and financial statement preparation.

     

    Diane has given back to her community by volunteering with the American Red Cross and in her church as a Sunday School teacher. She  has two children and four step-children. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

  • Kimberly Loy, LPA

    Kimberly Loy, LPA

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Kim joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and is a Staff Accountant.  Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Kim graduated from Winona State University with a B.A. degree in Sociology and a minor in Business Administration. She also has an Accounting degree from Augsburg College in Minnesota along with her LPA certificate. 

     

    In her free time she enjoys spending time with her son, Matthew, and her family and friends. Kim enjoys traveling, camping near Oelwein, and can be found cheering for UNI, Chicago Cubs, and most importantly to her, the Green Bay Packers. 

  • Denise Matthias

    Denise Matthias

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Denise joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2016 and serves as a Staff Accountant in the Waterloo office. Her responsibilities also include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

     

    Denise is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa. She cheers for the Iowa Hawkeyes and enjoys spending time with her children and their spouses, grandchildren and her dog Macy. Denise was born and raised in Cedar Falls and especially enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, bicycling, boating and traveling.

  • Heather Francis, SHRM-CP

    Heather Francis, SHRM-CP

    Human Resources Manager

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Heather is the firm’s Human Resources Manager and has been with Hogan - Hansen since 2021. She is responsible for the overall human resources function for the firm. She is passionate about helping employees succeed and experienced in employee engagement, recruiting, onboarding and training. 

     

    Heather graduated from Upper Iowa University with a B.A. degree in Human Resources Business Management. Heather has given back to her community by volunteering at the Boys and Girls club, Nazareth Lutheran Church, and House of Hope. 

     

    Heather is married to her high school sweetheart Mike and they have 4 children and 1 dog. In her free time she enjoys traveling with her family throughout the United States, hiking, riding with her husband on his motorcycle, and relaxing at home with her family. 

  • Emily Smedley

    Emily Smedley

    Administrative Services Professional

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Emily joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2021 and serves as an Administrative Services Professional in the Waterloo, IA office. She supports our firm with many administrative functions and is responsible for providing excellent service to our clients.

     

    Emily graduated with a Marketing degree from Upper Iowa University and has several years of customer service experience. She is married to Tyler and together they have 3 daughters named Sophia, Ava, and Giana. They also have 4 cats and a golden retriever. 

     

    In here free time, Emily enjoys photography, drawing photo realism, yoga and hiking. She has given back to her community by volunteering at Aspire Therapeutic Horse camp and serving community meals. She loves the UNI Panthers, Iowa Hawkeyes, and  the Atlanta Braves

  • Courtney Tomkins

    Courtney Tomkins

    Staff Accountant

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Courtney joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2019 and is a Staff Accountant in the Waterloo office.  Her responsibilities include payroll services, payroll tax reporting, financial statement preparation and bookkeeping services for a variety of clients.

    Courtney graduated from Upper Iowa University with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her three boys and cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes and New York Yankees. 

  • Lisa Wall

    Lisa Wall

    Partner

    Location: Waterloo Office Division: Waterloo Phone: (319) 233-5225 Get in touch with me

    Lisa joined Hogan - Hansen, P.C. in 2002.  She is a Partner with the firm and serves on the firm’s Board of Directors.  In her role as Director of Wealth Management Services, Lisa focuses on business development, client service, and relationship management, as well as managing the day-to-day business activities for the wealth management practice.  Lisa is an Investment Advisor Representative, a Registered Representative with Series 63, Series 65, and Series 7 licenses. Lisa also holds a life, health, and accident insurance license.

     

    Lisa graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a B.A. degree in Finance.  She is an active member of St. Edward’s Catholic Church and serves on the governing board for Cedar Valley Hospice.  Outside of work, Lisa enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her three children --  Mitchell, Emma and Thomas.

     

     

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