The Managers

Minneapolis Accounting & Tax Preparation Services Managers
The management team at Copeland Buhl & Company PLLP are often the first contact you’ll have with our company. They direct projects, assure quality and have deep knowledge in the tax and accounting-related nuances of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

Meet the managers of Copeland Buhl and feel free to contact them at any time.

 

Ali Carbo, CPA

Senior Accounting & Assurance Manager

Areas of focus: Financial statement preparation, tax planning and compliance.

“I enjoy taking care of our clients’ issues so they can focus on running their businesses.”

Contact Ali

 

Sheila Denny-Andrews, CPA

Firm Administrator

Areas of focus: Daily operational functions of the Firm, including internal finances, administration, facilities and risk management.

“I feel that the most important part of our Firm name is “& Company”. To me, this represents the importance of the entire Firm in providing a quality experience to our clients.”

Contact Sheila

 

Dustin Durch, CPA

Tax Manager

Areas of focus: Tax planning, consulting, preparation of closely held businesses and individuals, and assistance with tax audits.

“I enjoy building relationships with clients and servicing their tax needs in an effort to help achieve their business goals.”

Contact Dustin

 

Mike Esser, CPA

Senior Accounting & Assurance Manager

Areas of focus: Small business audits and client management.

“Our clients enjoy the peace of mind that comes with hiring the qualified professionals at Copeland Buhl. They know the job will get done right and that we’re always looking out for their best interests.”

Contact Mike

 

Pete Finch, CPA

Senior Tax Manager

Areas of focus: Tax compliance and planning in the areas of estate, fiduciary, individual and closely-held businesses.

"I enjoy the opportunity to work closely with clients, attorneys and financial and estate planners as part of a team that works together in the best interest of the client."

Contact Pete

 

 

Brent Goedel

Information Technology Manager

Areas of focus: Information Technology, backup solutions, firewall implementation, server migration/implementation, network infrastructure.

"Information technology is at the heart of successful businesses today. I'm committed to bringing innovative, high-quality IT services to our firm and to our clients."

Contact Brent

 

Kristina Halama, CPA

Accounting & Assurance Manager

Areas of focus: Compilation and review financial statements, business and individual tax planning, client management.

"I enjoy building relationships with my clients throughout the year by helping them with all of their accounting and tax needs. I am confident in our team at Copeland Buhl to help support our clients in any area that is needed."

Contact Kristina

 

Kim Issendorf, CPA

Tax Manager

Areas of focus: Business and individual tax planning and compliance.

“I enjoy learning about our clients, developing relationships, and collaborating with them to accomplish their goals.”

Contact Kim

 

Jason Kindseth, CPA

Accounting & Assurance Manager

Areas of focus: Accounting systems, financial statement preparation, tax planning, and compliance.

“I enjoy being a resource for our clients on a variety of topics from accounting system questions to tax planning. It is rewarding to help our clients reduce their time spent on tax and accounting, letting them focus on running their business.”

Contact Jason

 

John Muehlberg, CPA

Accounting & Assurance Manager

Areas of focus: Financial statement preparation, business and individual tax planning, and client management.

“I welcome the opportunity to help our clients navigate their accounting and tax intricacies by focusing on customer service and striving to delivery value to them. We have a great team at Copeland Buhl with a diverse skill set to help clients with almost any need.”

Contact John

 

Rachael Myers, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

Senior Human Resources Manager

Areas of focus: Employee benefits, performance management, compliance, labor relations, leadership development, HRIS, talent management, employee relations, recruiting and selection and employee engagement.

"At Copeland Buhl, we have a dedicated team of individuals who are committed to the firm and to each other. This commitment, is echoed by our clients who receive exceptional customer service from our team. I am delighted to be able to work with an extraordinary group of people!"

Contact Rachael

 

Mike Pestka, CPA

Senior Tax Manager

Areas of focus: Business and individual tax planning and compliance

"I enjoy helping clients with their unique tax situations by maintaining a comprehensive knowledge of business and individual tax law."

Contact Mike

 
 

Aaron Rindahl, CPA, CFE

Accounting & Assuance Manager

Areas of focus: Small business and employee benefit plan audits, financial statement preparation and client management.

“Working with business owners and key management, I get to see the passion that they have for serving their industry. I enjoy helping them out with financial information so they can focus on their industry goals.”

Contact Aaron

 

Alisa Rogers, CPA

Tax Manager

Areas of focus: Business and individual tax preparation and planning, compliance and research opportunities.

“I love being able to help clients improve their businesses. Whether it’s through tax saving opportunities or planning changes in the business and everything in between.”

Contact Alisa

 

Jeremy Rufsvold

Tax Compliance Manager

Areas of focus: Business and individual tax planning and compliance.

“I enjoy the opportunity to work with closely held business owners and their families. It is rewarding to see the positive impact we can have in helping clients lessen their tax burden and achieve their long term goals.”

Contact Jeremy

 

Bev Schleper, CPA

Senior Tax Manager

Areas of focus: Business and individual tax return preparation and sales tax audits.

“Working with clients in public accounting gives me a chance to help hard-working people.”

Contact Bev

 

 

Angie Schumacher, CPA

Accounting & Assurance Manager

Areas of focus: Small business and employee benefit plan audits, agreed-upon procedure engagements, and client management.

"Client service is our number one priority at Copeland Buhl. I enjoy helping clients with all their business accounting needs by building long-term relationships."

Contact Angie

 

Allison Stevens, CPA

Tax Manager

Areas of focus: Business and individual tax planning and compliance.

"I enjoy working through clients' tax issues and giving them the peace of mind that their taxes were done right."

Contact Allison

 

Garret Suihkonen, CPA

Accounting & Assurance Manager

Areas of focus: Small business and employee benefit plan audits, financial statement preparation, and client management.

"I enjoy working directly with business owners to solve their accounting and tax needs. It is rewarding to hear the passion those individuals have for their business, and their future goals and aspirations for continued success."

Contact Garret

 

Cat Tucker

Tax Manager

Areas of focus: International tax, individual tax, financial aid planning, social security issues, payroll and 1099 reporting

" Life experiences help with client needs. I have worked and lived outside the US, dealt with kids’ college, elder care issues, and divorce in my own life, so I can empathize with clients and understand firsthand the issues they are going through."

Contact Cat