Happy New Year! We are excited to kick off the 2019 tax season and we’re also excited to share what we have been up to since our last newsletter.

Lohman Company, PLLC Staff Anniversaries

Our team is what makes our firm great!  In this issue we are celebrating three anniversaries.  Thank you for being on “The Lohman Company Bus”.

  • Stuart Wiemers, senior manager (pictured far left).  Stuart has been with our firm 14 years.
  • Amanda Mathews, administrative assistant (pictured middle).  Amanda has been with our firm 13 years.
  • Craig Lohman, partner (pictured far right). Craig has been with our firm 18 years.

Career Exploration Day at Northern Arizona University 

Senior Associate Dan Phillips, and Supervisor Amanda Lilly (both are NAU Alumni) represented our firm at Northern Arizona University for Career Exploration Day on Oct 5, 2018.

Craig and Julia Lohman visit Eastern Illinois University 

Partner Craig Lohman and his wife Julia, along with son Jack and daughter Lucy visited daughter Sarah Lohman who attends Eastern Illinois University and is on the swim team. While traveling the family stopped at the Magnolia Silos in Waco Texas.

Vacation time  

Supervisor Lisa Otis and her boyfriend Chad traveled to Thailand along with 14 of their friends in celebration of some special guys who are or about to be THE BIG 50. During this time they embarked on two private, 51 foot Robertson & Cane catamarans for a 7 day cruise.

Family Cruise

Partner Mary Jordan and her family had a sunset cruise on the Safari Rose on South Lake Tahoe in early November.

Hiking in Sedona

Partner Cati Piorkowski had fun with family members on December 28, 2018 hiking in Sedona, Arizona. Pictured, left to right:  sister-in law Kelly, brother, John , nephew, Jake, son, Jack, sister Meg,  Cati.

Winner of Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA) raffle as part of Member Appreciation Month.

Congratulations to Senior Associate Bryana Van Egmond. She was a winner of  a ASCPA Holiday Gift Basket in the ASCPA raffle as part of the Member Appreciation Month.

The Society of St. Vincent De Paul event

On December 7, 2018 we closed our office  for a morning  so we could help serve food to those in need at the St Vincent De Paul location in Mesa, Az

Our team serving was left to right:  Seth Marty, partner, Robin Lythgoe, accountant/administrative assistant, Lori Thompson, accountant, Mary Jordan, partner, Carla Rogers, supervisor, Dennis Hare, tax manager, Valerie Long, office manager, Jay Lohman, president, Amanda Mathews, administrative assistant, Lisa Otis, supervisor and Cati Piorkowski, partner.

Lohman Company Annual Bowling Event

On November 14, 2018 we held our annual bowling event at Brunswick Zone XL in Gilbert, Arizona.  We had a great time while enjoying pizza, salad, sodas and dessert. There were four cash winners and four gift card winners.

Annual Holiday Potluck party.

On December 14, 2018 we closed our office for our annual Holiday Potluck party and our annual White Elephant gift exchange.

Pictured left to right:  Carla Rogers, supervisor, Sam Khosravi, intern, Lori Thompson, accountant, Stuart Wiemers, senior manager, Bryana Van  Egmond, senior associate, Dennis Hare, tax manager, Valerie Long, office manager, Robin Lythgoe, accountant/administrative assistant, Dan Phillips, senior associate, Amanda Mathews, administrative assistant, AJ Baker, assurance manager, Mary Jordan, partner, Cati Piorkowski, partner, Jay Lohman, president,  Lisa, Otis, supervisor, Seth Marty, partner, Craig Lohman, partner.