At Blossomland Accounting, we are staffed from a team perspective, so that the expertise and training of each employee contributes to the wrap-around services we offer our clients.
Our professional staff offers you accounting services, tax preparation and planning, payroll services, accounting software and system setup, consulting, and financial forecasting and projections. Our professional team includes:
James Brown, EA, Partner firstname.lastname@example.org
Seth A. Timmons, CPA, Partner email@example.com
Samantha Sokol, Accountant firstname.lastname@example.org
Heather Marschke, CPA email@example.com
James Brown, EA
Partner and Founding Member
Jim founded Blossomland Accounting in 1977. He is a 1970 graduate of Ferris State University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. In 1988, he became an Enrolled Agent (EA), earning the privilege of representing taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service. As an EA, he has unlimited practice rights, with no restrictions as to which taxpayers he can represent, what types of tax matters he can handle or before which IRS offices he can represent clients.
Seth A. Timmons, CPA
Seth graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2003 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance. He has held the CPA certification since 2008. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants. In addition to client services, Seth also maintains the firm’s computer network.
Samantha Sokol, Accountant
Samantha graduated from Western Michigan University in 2009, with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
Heather Marschke, CPA
Heather graduated from Western Michigan University in 2007 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. She has held the CPA certification since 2013. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants. She is an active volunteer in the community and is Treasurer for the Benton Harbor Girls Association.
Our friendly office staff will welcome you and quickly connect you to the services you need. Their longevity with our firm demonstrates their loyalty and also their commitment to building enduring relationships with our clients.
Carol Brown, Office Manager
Carol has been with Blossomland Accounting since 1982. She not only competently manages the office, but she also processes/e-files tax returns, handles billing and scheduling, and performs a variety of accounting and payroll services. She is our “go to” person if you need quick information about our firm.
Sherri Ryan, Payroll Administrator
With Blossomland Accounting since 1984, Sherri works primarily with payroll processing, ensuring you a high level of efficiency and accuracy. She also performs specific accounting functions such as bank reconciliations and data entry for bookkeeping clients.
Linda Marshall, Support Staff
With Blossomland Accounting since 2008, Linda will quite likely be the first person you talk with when you call our firm. She schedules appointments, processes payroll, and performs specific accounting functions while capably assisting both clients and staff.