meet our team
Jennifer Gordon, CPA
Jennifer Gordon earned her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting degree from William Woods College in 1993. She earned her CPA license in 1995. After interning for Williams-Keepers Certified Public Accountants (a regional public accounting firm) in 1993, Jen began working for them at their Columbia, Missouri, office through 1998, specializing in individual, partnership and corporate tax returns.
Jen moved to Lee’s Summit, Missouri, in the fall of 1998 and continued working for Williams-Keepers from home until 2010. She began servicing clients out of her home office in 2006 and eventually established Jennifer V. Gordon, CPA, LLC. In January 2014, she moved her practice to a new office location and formed Capital Tax & Consulting, LLC.
Jen is married to Dan and is the mother to 3 children (Michael, Susie and Grace). She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Sara Mathes, CPA
Sara Mathes earned her Bachelor of Arts in Accounting degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 1998. She earned her CPA license in 1999. Sara worked for Vansandt & Associates, PC (a local public accounting firm) from 1994-2003. She specialized in individual tax as well as small business tax service and support. Sara has also worked in private industry as a staff accountant at Midwest Environmental Systems (2004-2009) and The Mutual Fund Store (2009-2014).
Sara is married to Tim and is the mother to 2 children (Ali and Tyler). She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Brandon Robertson earned his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting degree from MidAmerica Nazarene University in 2019. He worked for McBride, Lock & Associates (a Kansas City public accounting firm) from 2019-2022. Brandon is currently earning a Master’s degree in Accounting from Emporia State University to satisfy the education requirements for the CPA exam.
Brandon lives in Olathe, Kansas, with a cat named Luna.
Carla earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics degree from Drury University in 1990. She went on to earn a Master of Arts in Christian Education degree from the Presbyterian School of Christian Education in 1995 and spent the next 15 years working in the areas of Christian Education and Youth Ministry. Carla began a new career working with QuickBooks and became a QuickBooks Certified User in June 2017. She has worked for Capital Tax & Consulting since 2016.
Carla is married to Delvin and lives in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, with their dog Buddy.
Lori earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Central Missouri State University in 1987. She worked as a Legal Secretary for the Swanson Midgley Law Firm in Kansas City for 2 years. In 1989, Lori began working for Sprint as an Executive Secretary for their Human Resources executive staff in both the Corporate Benefits and Executive Compensation departments. She has worked for Capital Tax & Consulting since 2013.
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