The Taxation Committee assists, informs, and advises Society members and government authorities on federal, state, and local tax matters and attempts to enhance public awareness of the CPA’s role in the field of taxation.


  • Chairman

    Erica Parks

    Managing Director

    BKD LLP - Omaha

  • Vice-Chairman

    Jodi Eckhout

    Woods & Durham, CPA - Holdrege


  • Steven Anderson

    Grafton & Associates, PC - Lincoln

  • Todd Blome


    BMG Certified Public Accountants LLP - Lincoln

  • Laurie Ann Buhlke

    Contryman Associates, PC - Grand Island

  • Megan Harris

    University of Nebraska at Omaha - Omaha

  • Barbara Jessen

    Darst, Brune & Associates, LLC - Fremont

  • Lina Jiang

    University of Nebraska Medical Center - Omaha

  • Brian Klintworth

    HBE LLP - Lincoln

  • Christi Olsen

    Circle CPA, LLC - Omaha

  • Anthony Pasternak


    BKD LLP - Omaha

  • Thomas Purcell III

    Professor of Accounting

    Creighton University - Omaha

  • Gupta Sookram

    Nebraska Department of Revenue - Lincoln

  • Timothy Vaughn

    AMGL, PC - Grand Island