Company Directory

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  • Amanda Hensley, CPA

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      QuickBooks ProAdvisor link-

      http://proadvisor.intuit.com/quickbooks-pro/amanda-hensley-3

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA, Colorado Society of CPA's 

      Education

      BS in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting

      Awards

      Received Wall, Smith, Bateman Scholarship

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy working at WSB because of my great co-workers and the opportunities to learn due to the variety of projects I am assigned.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I like golfing, playing tennis and cooking during my spare time.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0033348

  • Anke Spiegelhauer, CPA

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Education

      Graduated from Adams State University with a Bachlor's degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

      Awards

      Adams State University school of business, outstanding student.

      Why I'm passionate about public accounting

      I love the fast pace and challenging enviroment public accounting has to offer. I enjoy the professional accounting enviroment Wall, Smith, Bateman Inc. has to offer, and no  project is ever quite the same.

      Who I am outside the office

      Outside the office I enjoy spending my timewith my family. I love to travel and am an avid skier in the winter months.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0032317

  • Austin Edgar

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

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  • Beverly Martinez, CPA

    • Position Manager
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      Received Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Adams State College with summa cum laude honors.

      Awards

      National Honor Society and received numerous scholarships including the prestigious Chief Manuelito and Lorenzo de Zavala scholarships.

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy working at WSB because it is a firm that upholds its values and those values reflect what I strive to be. The firm is very supportive to assure my success as a professional. Performing audits allows for networking with the San Luis Valley community.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      My hobbies include walking, jogging, and strength training. I have been an active participant over the years in the Stephanie Miner and Breast Cancer walk fund raising events to heighten the awareness of breast cancer and raise needed funding. Overall, I receive great satisfaction in being able to help others.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0027554

  • Bob Gjellum, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in Agricultural Business & a minor in Economics from Colorado State University; Additional course work at Adams State College led to becoming a CPA

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Prior to joining WSB I worked on & managed the family farm raising a variety of crops. After joining the firm I have had the opportunity to work with many clients and my colleagues. These relationships have allowed me share my expertise with and learn from them. I really enjoy the opportunity and the satisfaction in assisting my clients to reach their goals and objectives in business planning, estate planning, tax & financial consulting. Additionally, I like sharing my knowledge by presenting at small business & tax planning presentations and seminars. Most of these are in meetings as part of the Small Business Development Corp. 

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I am active in Rotary club and enjoy family time, hunting, golfing, boating and the Denver Broncos.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0016915

  • Brenda Simmons

    • Position Administrative Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Education

      BS in Agribusiness from Adams State College with cum laude honors; Notary Public

      Awards

      2010 Outstanding Agribusiness Student

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy working at WSB because the firm provides a good work/family balance.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy spending time with my husband and three children. Attending church and serving as youth leaders keeps us busy. I also like cross-stitch, reading, yard work and farm/ranch work.

  • Bryan Ruybal

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

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  • Cherrelyne Bratton

    • Position Administrative Assistant
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy the work at the firm and especially the busy time of tax season.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Enjoy golfing, walking our dogs, exercising and spending time with my family.

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  • David Young, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA, Colorado Society of CPA's, Monte Vista Rotary (treasurer)

      Education

      BA from Adams State College

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy public accounting because I can use my knowledge & experience to assist my clients & friends with accounting & tax compliance decisions in many areas including tax questions & issues for individuals, corps, partnerships & S-corps. I also consult in matters concerning retirement planning, succession planning, business divorces & other areas of business and financial management. WSB brings many years of experience to the table & our philosophy is to become partners with our clients to guide them through the entire life cycle of their businesses including successfully transitioning to new owners if needed. We have a great team at our firm and it is a pleasure working with all the staff members and my fellow shareholders. Because of this collegial atmosphere employees enjoy working here & clients receive quality professional service.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I have served in a number of capacities and held various offices within several community organizations in Monte Vista. My favorite hobby is fishing and indulge in it whenever possible.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0003558

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  • Emily Thong

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

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  • Heather Hixson, CPA

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

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  • Jenna Sowards

    • Position Senior Audit Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA and Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in accounting from Adams State College

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy working at WSB for many reasons including the friendly atmosphere and ability to continue to learn and advance my career.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I Enjoy working on our family ranch and showing horses in the American Quarter Horse Association.

  • Jenny Canty

    • Position Staff, Certified ProAdvisor QuickBooks
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS with emphasis in Accounting & Finance; QuickBooks ProAdvisor

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Public Accounting is a very challenging field with an abundance of opportunities. WSB gives me the chance to increase my abilities in a very knowledgeable, hands on environment, while offering the support system I need to excel.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I love spending time with my family which includes my husband, 5 children and 11 grandchildren. Spend as much as possible at our cabin, 4 wheeling and snowmobiling.

  • Jenny Canty

    • Position Staff, Certified ProAdvisor QuickBooks
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS with emphasis in Accounting & Finance; QuickBooks ProAdvisor

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Public Accounting is a very challenging field with an abundance of opportunities. WSB gives me the chance to increase my abilities in a very knowledgeable, hands on environment, while offering the support system I need to excel.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I love spending time with my family which includes my husband, 5 children and 11 grandchildren. Spend as much as possible at our cabin, 4 wheeling and snowmobiling.

  • Jeri Young

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101
  • Jessica Bogner, CPA

    • Position Manager
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS with emphasis in Accounting from Adams State College

      Awards

      Colorado Society of CPA's 2009 Gold Key recipient
      ASC Class of 2009 School of Business & Accounting Student Award

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy the people I work with and interacting with our wonderful clients. Puzzles fascinate me and sometimes public accounting is just a big puzzle that needs to be put together.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      The biggest joy of my life is my family and friends. I love to spend time with them playing basketball, softball, hiking, swimming and seeing new places.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0028096

  • John Holman, CPA

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Education

      Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Adams State University

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy riding motorcycles and taking trips to the mountains.

      Certification
      CPA. 0033232

  • John Holman, CPA

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Education

      Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from Adams State University

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy riding motorcycles and taking trips to the mountains.

      Certification

      CPA. 0033232

  • Joy Biel

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of the Association for Family and Community Education

      Education

      BA in general business from New Mexico State University

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I have always enjoyed preparing my own taxes and keeping the books for my husband's company. I thoroughly enjoy working on tax returns. There is great satisfaction in taking random pieces of information and putting them together to create a financial story.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I have led a women's bible study group for many years. I enjoy hiking & spending time in the mountains during the summers. I enjoy working at WSB during tax season and managing my husband's business the rest of the year.

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  • Karla Willschau, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of: AICPA; Colorado Society of CPA's; Government Audit Quality  Control Center; CFE Association; Hospice Del Valle Board and Director of Ski Hi Stampede Corp.

      Education

      BS in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting. Specialized, advanced training in: Governmental & Non-profit accounting & auditing; Financial Institutions & Corporate Income Tax

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Working as a CPA in a public accounting firm has afforded me the opportunities to work with our clients who I believe are some of the best minds in Colorado. Also, it has allowed me to pursue my interest of sharing my knowledge & experience by working as an adjunct professor at Adams State College. I also make regular presentations for the Small Business Development Corp.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Much of my free time is devoted to working with horses. I am member of: The National Reining Horse Association; Rocky Mountain Reining Horse Association and the American Quarter Horse Association.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0010544

  • Kelly Motl, NM, CPA

    • Position Manager
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member, AICPA

      Member, NM society of CPA's

      Education

      Accounting degree from Texas Tech Un

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      The WSB staff and our clients make my job enjoyable.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Fly fishing; horses; snowmobiles; hunting

  • Kimberley Temple, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of: AICPA,  Colorado Society of CPA's and an associate member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

      Education

      BS from Adams State College with emphasis in accounting and finance.

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Public Accounting has given me so many opportunities to grow professionally. These include working with many different clients who are wonderful people from all walks of life doing their best to accurately account for the operations of the business they are in. This in turn allows me to learn the operations of many types of businesses that affect us personally from local government entities to financial institutions. I have specialized in financial institution & governmental accounting; financial and compliance audits;  and OMB Circular A-133 and GAS audits. I greatly appreciate WSB because I am able to have a big career in a small community and with most of the audits done locally I can spend more time with my family

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Outside the office I am a wife and mother which is another enjoyable full time job! My husband has a joint venture cattle operation with his father which consumes a lot of our spare time. However, we make time to enjoy colorful Colorado by camping, skiing, fishing, swimming and relaxing at our family cabin.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0022455

  • Kimberly Crowther

    • Position Manager
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101
  • Kyle Green, CPA

    • Position Senior Tax Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in Business with emphasis in Accounting from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy public accounting because I get to work with numbers and welcome the challenge of ensuring the final ones are correct. I appreciate the environment at WSB because it has encouraged me to learn more about accounting and grow professionally. WSB has a team of employees committed to providing the highest level of service to its clients.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      My wife and I spend a lot of time skiing, walking our dogs, riding bikes and enjoying the great outdoors of the San Luis Valley.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0032485

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  • Lillian Adams

    • Position Senior Audit Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in BA with emphasis in Accounting from Adams State College

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy working at WSB because of the learning experiences, team environment, and the opportunity to build a career as an auditor.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy rock climbing, snowboarding, reading and spending time with my family.

  • Linde Gardner, CPA

    • Position Manager, Certified ProAdvisor QuickBooks
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS with emphasis in accounting from Adams State College and a minor in computers. QuickBooks ProAdvisor

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I enjoy the various facets of public accounting which allows me to assist and get to know the clients and be involved in the different aspects of businesses.  My specialty areas are QuickBooks, S- Corps, LLC/Partnerships and individuals. I appreciate WSB because of the people I work with and the flexibility of the firm.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy golfing, camping, hunting, fishing and spending time with my family.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0025406

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  • Marcia Worz

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101
  • Mary Glowczewski

    • Position Administrative Assistant
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Why do I enjoy working at WSB.

      I enjoy working for WSB because of the warm, friendly atmosphere. I love greeting the clients at the front desk and assisting clients and staff with all of their administrative needs

      Who I am outside of the office.

      I enjoy golfing and spending time with my family.

  • Matt Leach

    • Position Firm Administrator
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations & Memberships

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting

      Awards

      Received Wall, Smith, Bateman Scholarship; Vice president's honor roll for four years

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Enjoy working with a dedicated team of professioinals and helping our clients succeed.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy health and fitness activities plus duck, goose hunting and video games.

  • Matt Thies

    • Position Senior Tax Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA and Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS degree from Adams State College in Accounting & Finance

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I like working in a professional environment which WSB affords me.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Enjoy the outdoors, motorcycle riding and attending car shows.

  • Melanie Valdez, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of: AICPA, Colorado Society of CPA's and Board of Monte Vista Kiwanis Club

      Education

      BS in Accounting from Adams State College

      Awards

      Graduated Summa Cum Laude. Recognized as outstanding Accounting graduate by ASC School of Business & the CO.

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Wall, Smith, Bateman Inc. is a great company to work for. It has provided me with tremendous opportunities that have enhanced my career as a certified public accountant. I have been allowed to practice in several areas of taxation, small business audits, business and estate planning, QuickBooks assistance, and other high quality client services that Wall, Smith, Bateman Inc. is known for. It is nice to be able to work for a company that allows its employees to grow professionally and still be flexible enough so they can also enjoy time with their families.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy camping, fishing, boating & relaxing in the mountains with my family.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0020747

  • Michael Davis

    • Position Staff, Certified ProAdvisor QuickBooks
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      QuickBooks ProAdvisor link

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in accounting from Adams State College

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Enjoy working at WSB because of the combination of professionalism & friendliness of the people that work here.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Enjoy hunting, golfing, snowboarding, sports, all outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.

  • Michael Davis

    • Position Staff, Certified ProAdvisor QuickBooks
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      QuickBooks ProAdvisor link-http://proadvisor.intuit.com/quickbooks-help/michael-davis-34

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in accounting from Adams State College

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Enjoy working at WSB because of the combination of professionalism & friendliness of the people that work here.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Enjoy hunting, golfing, snowboarding, sports, all outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.

  • Michael Hudson, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in Accounting from Adams State College; Accredited in Business Valuation

      Awards

      Graduated Magna Cum Laude

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      With over 28 years of experience in public accounting I have experienced a great deal of professional satisfaction in assisting a variety of clients to achieve their financial goals. Whether it involves financial planning, tax preparation, a valuation engagement or some other aspect of accounting I enjoy serving our clients. From my very first accounting class I knew this profession was for me! WSB has allowed me to work with a great team of dedicated professionals who are easy and fun to work with.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Outside of work I enjoy hiking, camping, 4 wheeling and devoting time to community service.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0018798

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  • Natalie Rogers, CPA

    • Position Manager
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      AICPA; CO Society of CPA's; Institute of Management Accountants; Assoc. of Certified Fraud Examiners; No. Conejos School Dist. Board member

      Education

      BS - Accounting/Bus Computer Systems; MBA -Emphasis Leadership; CPA; CFE

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Enjoy public accounting because of the variety which it offers and allows me to work with a range of industries and company sizes. Enjoy working at WSB because of the professional atmosphere and where integrity and professionalism are always a priority.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Spending time with my husband and four boys.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0010533

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  • Ronald Chapman, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BS in Business Administration with emphasis in Accounting from Adams State College

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Public Accounting is a very challenging and stimulating field. This profession has afforded me the opportunity to be a trusted advisor to a broad cross section of different companies. With many years of experience I have been able to assist businesses from their establishment to guiding the owners to retirement and estate planning. It is very rewarding to see the financial successes of my clients. Being surrounded by WSB's team of knowledgeable, experienced professionals, who put the client first, makes our firm a rewarding place to work. It's just a great staff to work with!

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Enjoy whitewater rafting, 4 wheeling difficult mountain roads, watching the Denver Broncos and relaxing at our vacation home in Arizona.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 6750

  • Ronald Simmons, CPA

    • Position Senior Staff, Certified ProAdvisor QuickBooks Advanced
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      QuickBooks ProAdvisor link-http://proadvisor.intuit.com/quickbooks-help/ronald-r-simmons

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      AICPA; Colorado Society of CPA's

      Education

      BA in Business Admin and  BS in Accounting from Adams State College; Certified Pro Advisor in QuickBooks

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I like the pace of public accounting. Nothing ever gets old and every project has it's own unique characteristics. You finish one project and then you're off to the next.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      Outside of the office I love to spend time with my wife and three children. We attend church regularly.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0028554

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  • Sandra Varner

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers

      Education

      Advanced training in payroll law

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      Prior to becoming an employee I was a client of WSB and had acquired some knowledge of accounting. I enjoy working here because everyone is so willing to help and I now understand the amount of continued training needed to remain current with laws and regulations. The firm is always providing education and I enjoy working with clients. 

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I love spending time with my husband, children and grandchildren. Member of both the General & Colorado federation of Women's clubs; Active officer of the women's civic group called Magnolia Society; Serve on the board of the Victim and Law Enforcement agency and the Monte Vista Cemetery Assoc; Chapter member of P.E.O. a philanthropic women's organization

  • Sheila Hicks, CPA

    • Position Shareholder
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations and Leadership

      Member of AICPA & Colorado Society of CPA's; Serve on the SLVRMC foundation board

      Education

      BS with accounting emphasis from Adams State College

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      I appreciate the opportunity to work for such a great organization. WSB has tremendous integrity plus the firm treats and respects it's employees, clients and community with sincere professionalism. Plus WSB takes great pride in delivering high quality client service and appreciates their employees who assist in providing our services.

      Who I Am Outside The Office

      I enjoy the great outdoors which includes golfing, hiking, and relaxing at our cabin. It's also enjoyable to attend my children's various athletic and scholastic events. I am very active in community activities to bring awareness to breast cancer including participating in local fundraising events such as the SLV relay for life and the Stephanie Miner 5k walk/run.

      Certification

      Colorado CPA. 0022252

  • Sophia Avila

    • Position Staff, Certified ProAdvisor QuickBooks
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      QuickBooks ProAdvisor link

      Professional Associations and Leaderships

      Member of: AICPA, Colorado Society of CPA's, Trinidad State Junior college Advisory Committee for Business/Office Technology/Graphic Design curriculum, Building Accountability Committee for Alamosa Elementary Schools and Treasurer for Cub Scouts Pack 307.

      Education

      Associates of Arts from Trinidad State Junior college with emphasis in Accounting and BS in Accounting from Adams State College. Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.

      Why I'm Passionate About Public Accounting

      At WSB I enjoy working with a committed team of professionals who make every effort to strive to accomplish the financial goals of all their clients. My greatest satisfaction comes from assisting and interacting with clients and coworkers to address questions and the complex issues that routinely arise. For me public accounting is a dynamic profession that brings something new constantly because we are exposed to various types of businesses.

      Who I Am Outside the Office

      I enjoy spending time with my family. Plus I am very active in volunteering at events with the Alamosa School District and coaching sports for the youth in the community. I am very active in the American Cancer Society to bring awareness to breast cancer including participating in local fundraising events.

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  • Wendi Polkowske

    • Position Staff
      E-mail info@wsbcpa.com
      Telephone 719-589-3619
      Webpage http://www.wsbcpa.com
      Address 700 Main Street PO Box 809 Alamosa, CO 81101

      Professional Associations & Leadership

      Member of the Colorado Society of CPA's.

      Education

      Graduated from Adams State University with a Bachlor's degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting.

      Awards

      Adams State University school of business outstanding student award, Colorado Society  of CPA's 2013 gold key recipient.

      Why I'm passionate about public accounting

      Enjoy working with so many great professionals and knowledge I gain from working on various projects . 

      Who am I outside the office

      Enjoy playing volleyball, swimming, riding 4 wheelers, being in the mountains, and spending time with my family.

Address

700 Main Street
P.O. Box 809
Alamosa, CO 81101

Contact Info

Phone: +1 (719) 589-3619

Fax: +1 (719) 589-5492

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