Our people make our firm. We each represent the whole firm whenever we interact with a client, their other professional advisors, or our peers in the accounting profession. We strive to maintain a high standard of professionalism while remaining personable, considerate, and accommodating.
Rob Hawks, CPA, Owner
Rob is ultimately responsible for all quality assurance and professional standards of the firm; from financial statements to tax returns to payroll processing, Rob signs off on every project. Read more about Rob…
Jennifer Hawks, Firm Administrator
Jennifer is a QuickBooks Pro Advisor and is an experienced user with all versions of QuickBooks going back as far as 1994. Jennifer provides payroll compliance, sales tax reporting, all areas of accounts payable and receivable, inventory tracking and general business analysis. As the firm administrator, she is well versed in tax reporting needs and what CPAs need and like to see in financial reports. Jennifer is passionate about teaching business owners how to be efficient enough in their record keeping that they can spend more time doing what they do best.
Bobbi Carson, EA, MST, Tax Manager
Bobbi recently joined our team in late 2018 as a tax manager. She recently completed her master’s degree in tax and has over 20 years tax preparation and IRS representation experience. When she is not working and studying, Bobbi enjoys spending time with her children, grandchildren, and her dog. Bobbi@HawksCPA.com
Christina Bornhoeft, Staff Accountant
Christina joined our office in July 2018 as a staff accountant. She graduated from the University of Utah in December 2015 and completed her Master of Science degree in Forensic Accounting from New England College in August 2017. She has been working in public accounting for a year and a half and is currently studying to become a CPA. When Christina is not working or studying, she can be seen performing as a professional dancer with Central West Ballet. Outside of accounting and dancing Christina enjoys hiking and traveling.
Tara Perry, Bookkeeper
Tara is our bookkeeper and is based in our Sonora office. She is responsible for our payroll and general bookkeeping engagements. Tara joined our team as a receptionist and bookkeeper trainee and has quickly risen to staff bookkeeper. She is a Tuolumne county girl through and through and enjoys a strong family life which includes raising 3 beautiful little girls with her husband. When she is not at work Tara enjoys reading, time with close friends and spending time with her large close knit family.
Tonya Rodgers, Bookkeeper and Payroll Clerk
Tonya came aboard with our merger of the S&H Associates bookkeeping office into our firm in the fall of 2018. Tonya is a payroll rock star!
Sabrina Miller, EA, Tax Preparer
Sabrina came aboard with our merger of the S&H Associates bookkeeping office in the fall of 2018. Sabrina is registered with IRS as an EA and has many years of tax preparation experience – and she is also a Notary Public.
Dawn Patteson, Modesto Administrative Assistant
Dawn joined our Modesto office in July 2019 as an Administrative Assistant. She has previous experience in business, is a Modesto native, and enjoys spending time with family.
Jenna Teal, Sonora Administrative Assistant
Jenna joined our team in 2017, and comes to us with a customer service background. She is responsible for keeping things running smoothly in Sonora and for handling our phones and scheduling. She looks forward to getting to know our clients and meeting each of you. Jenna grew up in Calaveras county, currently lives in Sonora and loves the lifestyle that living in the foothills provides. In her off time she likes to sing, watch sports, with a particular eye to all things LeBron James. She is also the mother of 2 cats that she adores.
Katie Miller, Sonora Administrative Assistant
Katie joined our team in 2019, jumped right into tax season! She assists with admin and clerical duties, phones, filing, and scheduling. She is a “new mom” with a toddler and an infant at home, and she loves them very much.
Jose Aguilera, CPA, Seasonal and Part Time
Jose is a semi-retired CPA who prepares taxes on a part time basis.
Doug Wagner, CPA, Seasonal and Part Time
Doug is a semi-retired CPA who assists with seasonal tax preparation and bookkeeping.