New Managers Named at Ketel Thorstenson, LLP
KT is pleased to announce the promotion of Linda Horsley to Manager in the Accounting Services department, and the promotions of Wes Hanson, Elijah Houchens, Jordan Jones, and Nick Michael to Manager in the Audit department.
Linda Horsley has worked in the accounting industry since 2002. She assists businesses with compilations of financials, sales tax, payroll processing, payroll tax, quarterly and year-end payroll services, preparation of W-2 forms, Form 1099 reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and tax preparation. Linda specializes in the hospitality and agricultural industries.
Wes Hanson, CPA, joined KT in 2019 after graduating from the University of South Dakota. He specializes in audits of commercial businesses and employee benefit plans, focusing on the hospitality, construction, financial, and retail/manufacturing industries.
Elijah Houchens, CPA, joined the firm as an auditor directly after graduating from the University of South Dakota. He specializes in audits for non-profit organizations, commercial businesses (typically construction), federal grants, and rural electric cooperatives.
Jordan Jones, CPA, assists the audit department with staff development including new employee orientation and leadership and development training. Jordan is a key member of the governmental audit team and enjoys assisting clients with the intricacies of such a specialized accounting framework.
Nick Michael, CPA, joined KT in 2019 after working as a police officer for the Rapid City Police Department. Nick specializes in non-profit and commercial business audits, fraud investigation, and litigation support.