Barbara A. Deck, CPA, CSEP, EA,
Barb is the firm’s founding partner and managing principal. In addition to being a CPA, she is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning. Barb shares over thirty years of accounting and tax experience working with corporate, partnership, fiduciary, and individual clients to maximize their worth.
She graduated from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and served over eight years with the Internal Revenue Service as a Revenue Agent before entering public accounting. She has served as the President and Treasurer for several not-for-profit entities.
Crystal D. Schallenberg, EA,
Crystal is Deck & Company’s Assistant Manager and Senior Accountant. In addition to being an enrolled agent, Crystal is a Quick Books Pro Advisor. Crystal has over seventeen years of accounting and tax experience working with corporate, individual, partnership, and no-for-profit clients.
She graduated from McKendree College with a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting.
Carrie Schultheis, EA
Carrie is an Accountant at Deck & Company. She is an Enrolled Agent and specializes in accounts payable, payroll, sales tax, and income taxes for individuals and corporations. She has over twenty year of accounting experience.
She graduated from SIU Carbondale with a B. S. in accounting.
Nathan Burbank, CPA
Nathan is a Senior Accountant at Deck & Company. He is a Certified Public Accountant with over twelve years experience with the Internal Revenue Service and over three years of public accounting experience.
He graduated from McKendree College with a Bachelor of Business of Administration in accounting and from McKendree University with a Master of Business of Administration.
Rick is a Register Tax Return Preparer with the Internal Revenue Service. Rick specializes in accounts payable, payroll, sales tax, and income taxes for individuals. He has four years of accounting experience.
In addition to holding an Associate’s degree, Rick is working on a certificate of Completion at Lewis and Clark Community College in Accountancy.