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We work with you on a personal level to determine the best solutions for your unique needs, then leverage our seasoned expertise to achieve the best possible results.

Relationships

We are your trusted partner in success. Our firm is large enough to offer a full range of professional services at a fair price, but small enough to give you the individual attention that you deserve.

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Rest assured that when a need arises, our firm is ready and capable to handle everything for you so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Staff Profiles

Dean Whitaker, CPA:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 303  email: dean@deanwhitaker.com

Dean has over 20 years’ experience working with small business clients, international clients and individual taxes.  He has previously worked for one of the big five tax firms and has the knowledge and experience to handle the most complicated tax/accounting issues.


Stanley R. Hinckley, CPA:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 307  email: stan@deanwhitaker.com

Goes by the nickname “Tad”.  Tad has over 25 years’ experience working with small business clients and individual taxes.  He previously worked for one of the big five tax firms and has the knowledge and experience to handle the most complicated tax/accounting issues.


Mike Stebbins:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 304  email: mike@deanwhitaker.com

Mike is a seasoned tax preparer and has extensive experience performing controllership functions for multiple companies.  Additionally, he owned his own small business and has practical knowledge in all aspects of running a small business.


Ken Rowland:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 311  email: ken@deanwhitaker.com

Ken is a seasoned tax preparer and has over 30 years’ experience preparing tax returns for individual tax clients.


Elisabeth Fitzgerald, CPA:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 305  email: elisabeth@deanwhitaker.com

Elisabeth has over 30 years’ experience working with small business clients and individual taxes.  She was an owner of Fitzgerald & Heinrich CPAs which merged with Dean Whitaker & Company in November of 2019.  Elisabeth holds both an Ohio and Florida CPA license.


Heidi Heinrich, CPA:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 308  email: heidi@deanwhitaker.com

Heidi has over 30 years’ experience working with small business clients and individual taxes.  She was an owner of Fitzgerald & Heinrich CPAs which merged with Dean Whitaker & Company in November of 2019.  Heidi holds both an Ohio and Kentucky CPA license.


Peggy Sepate, CPA:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 310  email: peggy@deanwhitaker.com

Peggy has over 20 years’ experience working with small business clients and individual taxes.  She joined Dean Whitaker & Co. in December of 2019 as our Senior Tax/Accounting Manager. Peggy is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University.


Sharon Connelly:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 302  email: sharon@deanwhitaker.com

Sharon is a seasoned tax preparer and accountant.  She has extensive experience with QuickBooks clients and preparing complex corporate and individual tax returns.  Sharon is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati.


Lyndsey Jenkins:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 306  email: lyndsey@deanwhitaker.com

Lyndsey is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University and is currently completing the requirements for obtaining the CPA designation.  Her involvement in her own family’s business, gives her exceptional insight into the challenges of operating a small business.


Patty Stephenson:  phone: 513-492-9016 x 301  email: patty@deanwhitaker.com

Patty is our administrative assistant.  She handles all office functions and scheduling client appointments.