Meet Our Staff

Johnson, Agen, Kupferschmidt & Associates employs accountants/tax preparers, payroll administrators, administrative assistants and seasonal support staff members.

Our Team of Experts

We would appreciate the opportunity to meet you and provide you with the specific accounting and tax needs you are seeking. Please contact us to schedule an appointment with the highly trained and skilled staff of Johnson, Agen, Kupferschmidt & Associates.

Susan “Sue” Reynolds

Partner, EA

Email: sue@jakaccounting.com

Sue began working for JAK in 2002 and became a partner of JAK in 2008.  She works at all three of our locations, but primarily between the Barron and Rice Lake offices.  She is married to Paul and has 3 adult sons (Anthony, Adam, & Alexander), as well as a furry grand dog named Cash. In her free time, Sue enjoys spending time with family, camping, golfing, fishing, crosswords, jigsaw puzzles and playing cards.  Not to mention, Sue is a Sci-Fi, Marvel and DC fan!

Brenda Kupferschmidt

Partner, EA

Email: brenda@jakaccounting.com

Brenda began working for JAK in 1992.  She then relocated but returned in 2001 as a partner. Brenda works at all three of our locations, but primarily between the Cumberland and Rice Lake offices.  Brenda is married to Scott and they have 2 daughters, Hannah and Emma. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, relaxing on the pontoon and scrapbooking.

Deanna Snow

Accountant/Tax Preparer

Email: deanna@jakaccounting.com

Deanna has been working at JAK since 2000.  She is an accountant/tax preparer at the Cumberland office, lives in Cumberland and has a brother and sister-in-law that live in Mission, Texas.  She is also involved in Cumberland’s Community Theater as the Board of Director’s Treasurer and on occasion you may even find her directing or acting in a play.

Sandy Harelstad

Accountant/Tax Preparer

Email: sandy@jakaccounting.com

Sandy is an accountant/tax preparer at JAK since 2006.  She has two adult children and two grandchildren. Sandy enjoys traveling, spending time with family, reading, working out and gardening.  She also loves a challenge! Sandy enjoys running obstacle courses and solving escape rooms.

Crystal Otto

EA, Accountant/Tax Preparer

Email: crystal@jakaccounting.com

Crystal joined our staff in October 2012 and is an accountant/tax preparer at our Barron office. Crystal has 2 older sisters and no pets or plants. In her free time Crystal likes reading, solving logic puzzles, crafting, playing golf and watching sports.

Gwen Welter

CPA, Tax Preparer

Email: gwen@jakaccounting.com

Gwen is a seasonal tax preparer for JAK and works out of both the Rice Lake and Barron office. Gwen will be beginning her 4th tax season with us in January 2020. In the off season, Gwen owns and manages Anchor Bay Camping & Cabins and is a proud dog owner. 

Tosha Thompson

Payroll Clerk

Email: tosha@jakaccounting.com

 Tosha joined JAK in October of 2020 as a Payroll Clerk.  She recently bought a house outside of Chetek with her long time boyfriend, Brandon and their two dogs, Sophia and Willow.  Together they love to travel, hike, camp, kayak, and ride horses as much as possible.  Of course, the dogs get to go with too!  So far Tosha’s favorite travel destination is Montana in Glacier National Park.  Alaska is a very close second.  Tosha loves the mountains and dreams of living there someday.

Tabatha Thomson

Payroll Administrator

Email: tabatha@jakaccounting.com

Tabatha started in the Cumberland office in March 2016, where she was the admin. In December 2016, she moved over to the Barron office to accept a position in the payroll department, as the Payroll Administrator. Tabatha is married to Kevin, has 3 teenage girls, Peyton, Ryleigh and Haylie, dog Henry and they raise a couple of pigs every spring/summer. Her family loves to spend time outdoors in the summer. Whether it be hanging out at the lake, canoeing, kayaking, 4-wheeler riding or hiking… they love it all! Kevin and Tabatha also really enjoy watching their girls play sports and participate in extracurricular activities. Between the 3 of them, they get to watch volleyball, basketball, softball, track, gymnastics, band and choir concerts as well as plays. She also enjoys gardening and canning.

Stacy Schlampp

Accounting Clerk

Email: stacy@jakaccounting.com

Stacy has been working for JAK since January of 2014.  She works at the Rice Lake office and was the Administrative Assistant and is now Accounting Clerk. Stacy grew up and lives in Rice Lake with her husband Kyle, two sons Jacob and Nicholas and a crazy springer spaniel named Maddie. She enjoys spending time with her family, shopping and decorating.  

Adriane Rymarowicz

Administrative Assistant (Barron Office)

Email: badmin@jakaccounting.com

Adriane joined our staff in August of 2017 and is the Administrative Assistant at our Barron office. She recently moved to Wisconsin from Florida but is originally from Pennsylvania (Go Eagles!). In her spare time, Adriane enjoys camping, playing disc golf, gardening and tending to her many farm animals.

Erica Schiebel

Accountant/Tax Preparer

 Email: erica@jakaccounting.com

Erica joined our staff in August of 2020 and is an accountant and tax preparer at both the Cumberland and Barron offices.  Erica recently graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Lakeland  University and will continue her education for the Master of Business Administration (Accounting).  In her free time, Erica enjoys spending time with family and friends, snowmobiling, waterskiing and loves to travel.

Beth Johnston

Administrative Assistant (Rice Lake)

Email: rladmin@jakaccounting.com

Beth joined our staff in November of 2020.  Beth and her long time boyfriend, Aron bought their first home together in the fall of 2019.  She enjoys living in the peaceful woods with her son, Austin and two dogs, Freya and Neville.  When not working, she enjoys going for trail rides on the side-by-side, lounging on the boat, tubing down the river, and spending time with family and friends.

 

Katelyn Brenholt

Project Coordinator/Bookkeeping Assistant (Cumberland Office)

Email: katelyn@jakaccounting.com

Katelyn joined our staff in January of 2019 as our tax assistant.  After tax season, she was brought on full time as the Project Coordinator and Bookkeeping Assistant.  She lives in Barronett on a small hobby farm with her Fiancé, Cody, dog Niko and son Carter, who will be making his debut in February of 2021.  In her free time she likes to do anything that involves being outdoors, spending time with friends and family and staying active.  Katelyn is excited to have the addition of Carter in February and also for her upcoming wedding in October of 2022. 

Kayla Pabst

Administrative Assistant (Cumberland Office)

Email: admin@jakaccounting.com

Kayla joined JAK in December of 2020 as the Administrative Assistant in our Cumberland office.  Kayla married her husband, Brian, in June of 2020.  Together, they have 3 children, Hailee (11), Allanah (11), and Wesley(5).  They also have 2 energetic dogs, Jaxon and Mags.  When Kayla is not working, she enjoys spending time with her kids, camping, crafting and being outdoors.