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Our Staff

OUR STAFF

Our Team



Shareholders




Gene DeBoer, CPA

Shareholder & CEO

Gene graduated from Dordt College in 1980 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting. He is the founding shareholder and CEO of DeBoer & Associates, PC. He has worked in public accounting since 1980.

Gene has specialty areas in income tax planning and compliance work, auditing employee benefit plans and non-profit entities, banking, construction, service industries, restaurants and manufacturing and distribution.

He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Nebraska Society of CPAs. Gene serves on several non-profit boards of trustees and is active in the Rotary Club of Omaha. Gene and his wife, Chery, have three grown children, one daughter in law, one granddaughter, and one grandson.

Chery DeBoer, CPA

Shareholder

Chery graduated from Dordt College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting. She has worked in public accounting as a CPA since 1980. She is on the board of trustees of Dordt College and on the denominational loan board. She is also currently the treasurer at her local church.

She has extensive experience in auditing, small business consultation, non-profits and employee retirement plans.

Chery is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Nebraska Society of CPAs, and currently serves on the Quality Review committee for the Nebraska Society of CPAs. Chery is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor.

Chris Wassenaar, CPA

Shareholder

Chris graduated from Dordt College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting and Business Administration with an emphasis in Computer Science. Chris started in 2002 with DeBoer & Associates, PC and became a shareholder in 2009.

Chris specializes in auditing employee benefit plans and non-profit entities, income tax planning and compliance work, and assisting small business owners to grow their organizations.

He is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Nebraska Society of CPAs. Chris is also an elder at his local church and is a member of the Gretna Optimist Club. He enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, various sports, and is looking forward to the next World Cup.

Eryn Stevens, CPA

Shareholder

Eryn graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. She started at DeBoer & Associates, PC as an intern in 2007 and became a full-time staff member in 2008 and a shareholder in 2015.

Eryn specializes in auditing employee benefit plans and non-profit entities, providing QuickBooks support, and assisting small business owners with their accounting needs.

She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Nebraska Society of CPAs. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two young boys and participating in the women’s ministries at her church.

Brad Yoder

Shareholder

Brad graduated from University of Nebraska at Omaha with his BSBA and MBA. He has over 20 years of experience in the field of accounting and tax advisory services. He has spent this time in the Omaha area, where he provides tailored accounting and tax solutions for small and medium sized organizations in a wide variety of industries. In addition, he has experience working with individuals, trusts and estates, assisting each client with their unique needs. He works with various accounting programs that fit our client’s needs, many using QuickBooks or QuickBooks Online.

Brad is a member of the AICPA and Nebraska Society of CPAs. He also volunteers time on the board of ACE Mentor Program of Greater Omaha, at his church, and a local Boy Scout troop and Cub Scout pack. He is married with 3 boys and enjoys taking trips to the various National Parks.

 

 



Accountants




Kathy P. Quigley, CPA

Tax Manager

Kathy graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting and a minor in French. She started at DeBoer & Associates, PC as an intern in 2009 and became a full-time staff member in 2011. Kathy received her CPA certification in 2013 and is a member of the American Institute of CPA's and the Nebraska Society of CPAs.

Kathy specializes in:

  • Tax Preparation Services
  • Financial Statement Audits
  • Small Business Accounting
  • Other Attestation Engagements

Neely Miller, CPA

Senior Accountant

Neely graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. She started at DeBoer & Associates, PC as an intern in 2012 and became a full-time staff member in 2013. Neely obtained her CPA certification in 2015 and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Nebraska Society of CPAs.

Neely specializes in:

  • Individual and Corporate Tax Preparation Services
  • Small Business Accounting

Daylyn Bidlack, CPA

Senior Accountant

Daylyn graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting and minor in Finance. She is a member of the Nebraska Society of CPAs. She received her CPA Certificate in 2015. Daylyn started at DeBoer & Associates in 2015.

Daylyn specializes in:

  • Tax Preparation Services
  • Financial Statement Audits
  • Small Business Accounting

Cheyenne Paseka

Accountant

Cheyenne graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. Cheyenne began working at DeBoer & Associates in 2015 as an intern and became a full time staff member in 2017.

Cheyenne specializes in:

  • Client Bookkeeping
  • Tax Preparation Services
  • Financial Statement Audits

 

 


 

Auditors

 

 


 

Jacob Rosenthal

Senior Payroll Compliance Auditor

Jacob started at DeBoer & Associates in 2015. In December of 2014, he graduated from the University of Nebraska at Omaha with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting.

Jacob specializes in:

  • Payroll Compliance Audits for Employee Benefit Plans

 

 


 

Administrative Staff

 

 


 

Patty Dettman

Administrative Associate

Patty has been with DeBoer & Associates, PC for over 25 years! She is involved in client bookkeeping and payroll services. Patty also assists with office projects, firm administration and is a long-time client favorite.

Janette Christopherson

Administrative Associate

Janette started with DeBoer & Associates, PC in 2007. She assists with office projects, firm administration and greets clients at the front desk and over the phone. Janette specializes in tax return processing, finalizing financial statements and processing payroll audits.

Melissa Pettit

Administrative Manager

Melissa started with DeBoer & Associates, PC in 2016. She manages the administrative staff and assists with office projects, firm administration and greets clients at the front desk and over the phone. Melissa specializes in client billing, tax return processing, finalizing financial statements, and processing payroll audits.

Ann Huber

Administrative Staff

Ann started with DeBoer & Associates, PC in 2018. She assists with office projects, firm administration and greets clients at the front desk and over the phone. Ann specializes in tax return processing, finalizing financial statements, processing payroll audits and also assists with client payroll and bookkeeping services.