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Tri-County Bookkeepers

Scott Kapp

Accountant

Scott graduated from Western Michigan University in 1990 with a BA in Accounting. Scott was hired by Tri-County Bookkeepers when the company he worked for, Lakeshore Data Service, was purchased by Tri-County Bookkeepers in 2007. Scott had been in employed by Lakeshore Data Service since 1990. He is a member of the Michigan Tax & Accounting Professionals (MTAP) organization.

Rosemarie Narregan

Accountant

Rose received her BA from Sienna Heights College, majoring in Business Administration. At the time, she was working at All-Phase Electric Supply Co. in the tax department completing sales tax returns and assisting with the corporate returns. She also helped her dad in preparing individual tax returns. As a married mother of two, she has enjoyed volunteering in the local youth baseball and bowling programs. Rosemarie is a member of the Michigan Tax & Accounting Professionals (MTAP) organization.

OUR ACCOUNTANTS

Phillip Hosbein

Owner/Certified Public Accountant

Phil graduated Magna Cum Laude from Western Michigan University in 1995 with his BBA, majoring in Accounting and minoring in General Business. Following his graduation, Phil began working for BDO Seidman, LLP in Kalamazoo for three years, after which he became certified as a public accountant. In October of 1998 Phil made the decision to follow in his father's footsteps and joined the staff at Tri-County Bookkeepers. Phil is a member of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Tax & Accounting Professionals (MTAP) organization. In January of 2002, Phil purchased the practice from his father.

Patrick Duensing

Accountant

Pat graduated from Western Michigan University in 1971 with a BBA, majoring in Accounting and minoring in General Business. In 1982, Pat started full-time as a tax accountant for Tri-County Bookkeepers. Pat is a member of the Michigan Tax & Accounting Professionals (MTAP) organization.

Steve Godawa

Certified Public Accountant

Steve graduated Summa Cum Laude from Valparaiso University in 2011 with his BBA, majoring in Accounting, while receiving an athletic scholarship for baseball for four years. Steve has been in public accounting since 2012, while becoming certified as a public accountant in 2013.  Steve is a member of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants as well as the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Jonathan Kooiman

Accountant

Jon graduated with high honors from Davenport University in May of 2002 with a Bachelors Degree in Applied Science, majoring in Accounting. In the fall of 2003 Jon joined Boogerd & Hirdes Accounting and Tax Service located in Grand Rapids. During Jon's time at Boogerd & Hirdes Accounting, he worked on tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services. In October of 2006 Jon joined Tri-County Bookkeepers. He is a member of the Michigan Tax & Accounting Professionals (MTAP) organization.

Jie Gao

Certified Public Accountant

Jie joined Tri-County Bookkeepers in 2013. She received her Master's degree in Accounting from East Carolina University (ECU) in 2012. In college, she majored in Mechanical Engineering at the North China University of Technology in China. She moved to the United States and switched to Accounting at the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). She transferred to ECU when her family moved to North Carolina. While at ECU, she received the Donald B. Bolt International Excellence Award from the School of Business. Jie is glad to be back in the Midwest and now lives in Saint Joseph, MI. She is a member of the Michigan Tax & Accounting Professionals (MTAP) organization.