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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 and one granddaughter.

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.

 

 



Accountants




Kathy P. Quigley, CPA

Supervisory Senior

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:

  • Tax Preparation Services
  • Auditing
  • Small Business Accounting

Daylyn Bidlack

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 received her CPA Certificate in 2015 and is currently working toward her CPA designation. Daylyn started at DeBoer & Associates in 2015.

Daylyn specializes in:

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

Zach Veenstra

Accountant

Zach graduated from Dordt College in 2016. He began working at DeBoer & Associates in 2016.

Zach specializes in:

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

Cheyenne Paseka

Intern

Cheyenne is currently attending UNO and working toward a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. Cheyenne began working at DeBoer & Associates in 2016.

Cheyenne specializes in:

  • Client Bookkeeping
  • Tax Preparation Services

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:

  • Auditing

Katie Prest

Payroll Compliance Auditor

Katie started at DeBoer & Associates in 2016. She graduated from Nicholls State University in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting.

Katie specializes in:

  • Auditing



Support Staff




Lindee Vincent

Administrative Manager

Lindee manages the front office, assists with office projects, firm administration and greets clients at the front desk and on the phone. Lindee handles accounts receivable, and specializes in client bookkeeping and financial statement processing. She is Microsoft Office certified. Lindee has been with DeBoer & Associates since 2013.

Patty Dettman

Administrative Associate

Patty has been with DeBoer & Associates, PC for over 20 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 Associate

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