Board of Directors

Officers

Geoffrey Dougall Resized

Geoffrey T. Dougall

Chair

Geoffrey Dougall is managing partner at Dougall Conradie LLC in Portland. Geoff joined the firm after nearly 11 years working in public accounting and the software industry in Dallas, Texas. Under his leadership, Dougall Conradie has grown to be a top 25 accounting firm in the Portland area. Geoff has been an OSCPA member since 2005.

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Tracy M. Allen

Chair-Elect

Tracy brings over 20 years of CPA experience focusing in the construction industry. She leads Aldrich's Oregon construction industry practice, providing attest and consulting services to her clients. Tracy was previously named as a Daily Journal of Commerce Women of Vision award recipient for her dedication and service to the construction industry and has spoken nationally on various construction topics. She has been a member of OSCPA since 1999.

 
John Hawkins

John D. Hawkins

Vice-Chair

John Hawkins, originally from Tennessee, received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Belmont University in 1984.  He began working at Grove, Mueller & Swank as an intern in 1986, after his second year of law school.  John received his law degree from Willamette University College of Law in 1987.  He took and passed the bar exam, the CPA exam and became a dad all within 10 weeks in 1987. John has been an OSCPA member since 1988.

Charles Mello

Charles R. Mello

Past Chair

Charles Mello is the managing partner at Deloitte LLP in Portland, where he has worked for 20 years, focused on the power, utility, and health care sectors. As office audit leader, he is responsible for a wide range of public and private company audits. Charles has been an OSCPA member since 1999.

  

Directors

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Adam R. Abplanalp

Director

Adam Abplanalp has been a Certified Public Accountant since 2010, and since 2015 has served as founder and Managing Principal of Cobalt, P.C., a real estate-focused CPA firm located in Portland. Adam's practice focuses on providing world-class tax, accounting, and advisory services real estate owners, investors, managers, brokers, and developers, and Adam is also a licensed real estate Principal Broker (Oregon) and Managing Broker (Washington). Adam has been an OSCPA member since 2010.

Karen C Anderson

Karen C. Anderson

Director

Director Karen Anderson is chief financial officer at Onboard Dynamics in Bend. She spent 15 years in public accounting before accepting a position as CFO at Western Communications, Inc. (WCI) in Bend. After 13 years with WCI, Karen returned to public accounting for six years as partner at Price Fronk & Co. Ultimately deciding her heart was in industry, she joined Onboard Dynamics as CFO in 2018. She has been an OSCPA member since 1994.

Cynthia A Granatir

Cynthia A. Granatir

Director

Cynthia's career as a CPA has been primarily focused on the governmental sector. She working in accounting in 1995 as an auditor for Talbot, Korvola & Warwick, and served as Marion County's Chief Accountant from 2003 to 2021. Cynthia is currently working as a finance and accounting consultant for Robert Half. She is a licensed municipal auditor and member of the AICPA, OSCPA, and OSCPA Governmental A&A Strategic Interest Team. Cynthia has been an OSCPA member since 2000.

Gary Holcomb

Gary A. Holcomb

Director

Gary Holcomb is partner at Ernst & Young LLP in Portland. With 26 years of experience in state and local tax consulting, he leads the firm’s state and local tax practice in Seattle, Portland, and Salt Lake City. Before entering public accounting, he worked as a tax policy analyst for the Arizona Department of Revenue. Gary has been an OSCPA member since 2004.

Megan Kurz

Megan S. Kurz

Director

Megan Kurz obtained her B.A. in Business Administration from Southern Oregon University in 2005, followed by her Master of Accounting from the University of Oregon in 2006. After graduation, she joined KPMG in Portland, where she served a variety of multinational publicly-traded clients. After approximately eight years at KPMG and promotion to Senior Manager, Megan joined Lithia Motors, Inc., as a Senior Director. In 2019, Megan joined the KDP team and became a partner in 2021. Megan has been an OSCPA member since 2021.

Pedro Nunez

Pedro J. Nunez Dieguez

Director

Pedro Nunez Dieguez is founder of People First Consulting LLC in Beaverton. He provides controller and CFO services to a variety of organizations, including small businesses and not-for-profit organizations. Before establishing his own company, he spent a year as a consultant and worked several years in public accounting. Pedro has been an OSCPA member since 2011.

Dave Porter

David S. Porter

Director

David Porter is shareholder at Geffen Mesher & Company PC in Portland and launched the firm's forensic accounting group. Before joining Geffen Mesher, David worked in public accounting for 15 years, started and led two consulting firms, and served as vice president of finance and controller for a technology manufacturer. He has been an OSCPA member since 1978.

Harriet A Strothers

Harriet A. Strothers

Director

Harriet Strothers is the state and local tax partner and CAO at Delap LLP in Lake Oswego where she has worked since 2014. Harriet has over 40 years of experience in providing state and local tax advisory and compliance services. Prior to reentering public accounting, Harriet spent 15 years with The Ryland Group - a Fortune 500 homebuilder and mortgage lender that operates in 28 states. Harriet has been a member since 2008.

To be determined

To be determined

Director

 

 

2022-23 Board of Directors Meetings

  • May 4, 2022
  • July 7, 2022
  • September 22, 2022
  • November 17, 2022
  • January 19, 2023
  • March 2023 (To be determined)

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