Cameron Keller – CPA, Macc, Founder Keller CPA’s
Cameron graduated in 2003 with his Masters from one of the nation’s top schools (BYU) and became a Certified Public Accountant in 2004. After working for another accounting firm for three years, he started Keller CPAs in 2006 and built the entire practice around one thing – the client experience. Cameron brings an out of the box approach coupled with an energetic personality that results in solutions rather than excuses. Cameron has extensive knowledge in tax planning and compliance, business consulting and operations, CPA prepared financial statements, and QuickBooks support.
Robb Hayes – Staff Accountant, Relationship Manager
Robb comes to Keller CPAs with two bachelor’s degrees and a wide range of experience. Robb first graduated with honors from Utah Valley University with a degree in hospitality management. He worked in management in the hospitality industry for five years managing a staff of over 120 employees. Because of this training, Robb has a great enthusiasm for customer service and exceeding customer expectations. Robb also graduated with honors from Boise State University (Go Broncos!) with a degree in Accounting and worked for an accounting software company in the Boise area for two years. Robb has extensive experience in accounting, tax compliance and planning, and training users in accounting software.
Rachel Vilay – Payroll & Bookkeeper
Rachel has been involved in the accounting world since December of 2002. She has experience in bookkeeping, payroll, processing and taxes. She enjoys payroll immensely and interacting with clients.
Rachel was born in Rexburg, Idaho. Her parents shortly after moved to Boise, where Rachel has grown up. She married her husband in the year of 2004. Rachel and her husband have two boys and one girl and currently lives in Meridian.
Dawn Ayotte – Executive Assistant
Dawn has worked in the accounting field for more than 12 years. She graduated from Boise State University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Political Science. She has worked in many industries, mostly service related, performing various levels of office functions, bookkeeping, and payroll. She enjoys working for small businesses filling a variety of rolls and has a passion for customer service.
Dawn was born in Idaho but has lived in various states as far away as Georgia as she was growing up. She moved back with her daughter to her home state of Idaho in 2010.
Rebecca Johnson – Office Manager
Rebecca has worked in the customer service area for more than 10 years. Her experience includes front office receptionist duties as well as administrative and customer service duties. Providing excellent customer service and helping people has always been her passion in both her professional and personal life. She always greets everyone with a smile. Rebecca is the second of six children. This along with her professional experience has taught her a great deal about working with different personalities. Rebecca has lived in Idaho her whole life, mostly in the Boise area. She is a movie buff and likes to spend her free time with her nieces and nephews.
Heather Vance – Assistant Office Manager
Heather brings administrative experience from a variety of industries. She has found a passion for the fast-paced environment and loves organization and efficiency. Heather joined Keller CPAs during the heart of the 2014 tax season and she’s never left! Her job with Keller CPAs involves wearing many hats and she enjoys moving from one project to another. Heather is currently working on finishing her degree in Business Administration. She lives on a small farm in Nampa with her family. During her free time she loves spending time with her kids, crafting, and being outside.
Misty Edwards – Payroll & Bookkeeper
Misty has been working with Keller CPAs since 2014 and brings 7 years of bookkeeping and payroll knowledge. Misty puts her experience to work diligently so clients can focus on what’s important, running their business. Misty enjoys helping others and focuses on creating a positive client experience with her friendly and positive attitude. Misty comes to Keller CPAs with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Boise State University. She is from Northern California and moved to Idaho in 1995 where she currently resides with her son. When she is not busy working, she enjoys going for walks, working in her yard, and spending time with friends and family.
Shauna Knowles – Staff Accountant
Shauna graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and a Master’s degree in Business Administration. For the past 20 years, she has accumulated significant experience in accounting, payroll, and tax preparation running her own business and working for several small businesses. She has worked in various positions in the accounting field and was recently employed as the Controller of a Boise law firm before coming to work for Keller CPAs. She has extensive experience in individual and multi-state tax returns, new business set-up, and military tax issues.
Shauna was born in Salt Lake City and lived in several states before settling in Idaho. She and her husband are the proud parents of four children. She has enjoyed living in the Treasure Valley for the past 17 years.
Heidi Rice – Payroll & Bookkeeper
Heidi brings over 10 years of accounting and bookkeeping experience to Keller CPAs. She has worked for a variety of companies providing full-service bookkeeping, bookkeeping clean-up, Financial Statement preparation, payroll and payroll tax payment, as well as various custom reports to help business owners manage their day to day business. Heidi makes each client a priority by taking care of their bookkeeping and payroll needs in a professional and friendly manner. Heidi has attended both AAIT and Boise State University taking a variety of classes on Nursing and Accounting and graduating in 2011. Heidi was born in Washington, but has lived most of her life in Meridian Idaho. She now lives on a farm in Eagle Idaho with her family. In her free time, Heidi enjoys the farm life along with many outdoor activities, and spending time with her family and friends.
Chris Henderson – Staff Accountant
Chris came to Keller CPAs after an extensive career in the fitness industry. Chris began working in the fitness industry while finishing his degree in political science from The College of Idaho. After graduating in 2001, Chris remained in the fitness industry until 2015. After traveling the country opening gyms, and consulting for gyms that needed assistance, Chris decided to finally settle down and went back to school to earn his CPA testing eligibility. After finishing his schooling at Northwest Nazarene University in 2014, Chris started as a staff accountant. Chris brings a unique blend of customer service skills and a business-minded approach to his accounting work. Chris has shown a great deal of enthusiasm and promise in individual tax preparation, small business tax preparation, bookkeeping and payroll.
Outside of the office, Chris enjoys music and cars. Chris shares his life with his longtime partner Rhiannon, and their former show cat, Taz.
Brian Kearsley – CPA, MAcc
Brian graduated in 2004 with his Masters from one of the nation’s top accounting schools (BYU) and became a Certified Public Accountant in 2005. Brian joined Keller CPA’s in October 2015 after working for another accounting firm for 12 years. Brian has extensive knowledge in tax planning and compliance, business consulting and specializes in 401(k) plan design and consulting, and third-party administration of 401(k) plans.
Diana Alekseyeva – Administrative Assistant
Diana has been providing administrative support in different roles for more than five years. She is currently attending Boise State University, pursuing a degree in Business Management and Marketing.
Diana was born in Seattle shortly after her parents immigrated to the U.S. from Ukraine. She moved to Idaho in the year 2000 and can’t imagine ever moving anywhere else!