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Meet our Staff



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 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.  During the summer months, Deanna is manager of the Cumberland Farmers Market.  She is also involved in Cumberland’s Community Theatre as the Board of Directors 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. 


Jennifer Zappa - Accounting Clerk
Email: jenny@jakaccounting.com
Jennifer began her working career at JAK 14 years ago as an Office Assistant.  She then moved into the position of Administrative Assistant and Office Administrator which she held for 8 years and now holds the position of Accounting Clerk and works between both the Barron and Cumberland Office.  Jenny has a Fiancé, Henry, one adult son, Devin, as well as 2 cats, Sugar and Scarlet.  She is the youngest of 8 children and in her free time she enjoys gardening, cooking, antiquing, and spending time with family and friends.  Her latest love is spending time at the “cottage” on Beaver Dam Lake.


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.  In her spare time, Stacy also owns her own occasional home decor store (open Fridays and Saturdays) located in downtown Cumberland called “The Rustic Door” where her retired Mom also helps out.


Tabatha Thomson - Payroll Administrator
Email: tabatha@jakaccounting.com
Tabatha has been with JAK for nearly 3 years!! She started in the Cumberland office, 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 (Kevin), have 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, canoing, 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.


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.


Kim Bladow - Administrative Assistant (Rice Lake)
Email: rladmin@jakaccounting.com
Kim joined our staff in August 2017 and is the Administrative Assistant at our Rice Lake Office.  Her family consists of her Husband Craig, Son Austin, Chihuahua named Lilly, Basset Hound named Duke, and a Rescue Cat named Norman. Kim enjoys spending time with her family, camping, fishing, and mudding, as well as other outdoor activities. She also enjoys a good Lifetime Movie binge every now and again.


Hannah Hanson - Administrative Assistant (Cumberland Office)
Email: admin@jakaccounting.com

Hannah joined our staff in February of 2017 and is the Administrative Assistant in our Cumberland Office. Hannah’s family consists of her longtime Boyfriend Shawn with whom she shares an adorable Son named Trevor.
Hannah really enjoys playing with her Son, working with flowers, and spending time in the vegetable garden. She also likes to go kayaking, fishing, and hang out with family and friends outdoors.


Renee Tiegs - Payroll Specialist (Barron Office)
Email: renee@jakaccounting.com
Renee joined our staff in October of 2018 and is a Payroll Specialist working out of our Barron Office. Renee married her Husband Shawn in 2017. They have two Daughters, Lexy and Alisson and a Son Elliot. She enjoys spending time with her family traveling all over the state watching Lexy play Fastpitch Softball as well as fishing, traveling, going for long walks, and visiting the farmers market.