Saginaw, Davenport Office


Thomas W., McDonald, Jr., Attorney, CPA
Managing Partner

Tom has been a licensed CPA since 1976 and manages McDonald & Associates, as well as assisting in legal matters and preparing tax returns. In 1981, he became a licensed Attorney and was appointed as a Chapter 13 and Chapter 12 U.S. Bankruptcy Trustee in 1982. Tom became a licensed private pilot in 1972 with commercial, instrument and twin-engine ratings. In his leisure time he enjoys restoring of Chris Craft wooden boats.

Education
University of Michigan JD Thomas Cooley Law School
Bachelor of Business Administration

Associations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
Michigan Bar Association
Saginaw County Bar Association
National Association of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Trustees

Email: tmcdonaldjr@mcdonaldcpas.com

George Snyder CPA, CFP® Business Development Specialist’
Managing Principle

George serves clients as a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Financial Planner®. He provides accounting and financial services to a variety of businesses, as well as individual tax preparation and planning, estate planning and long term succession planning. George is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hunting, archery, bicycling, hiking and travel.

Education
Michigan State University
Bachelor of Arts
Michigan State University College of Financial Planning

Associations
Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants

Community Involvement
George is involved in his community as an active member of the Saginaw Field & Stream Club.

Email: gsnyder@mcdonaldcpas.com


Annette Hugo McTaggart CPA, CFP®, CVA
Managing Principle

Annette serves clients as a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Financial Planner® and Certified Valuation Analyst. In 1991, Annette was admitted to the United States Tax court. She provides clients with accounting and tax preparation, valuations, pension plans and litigation support services. In her free time, Annette enjoys bicycling, boating and skiing with her family.

Education
Saginaw Valley State University
Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Associations
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts
Northeastern Estate Planning Council
International Board of Certified Financial Planners

Community Involvement
The Junction of Hope board member
Roman Catholic Diocese of Saginaw Finance Committee Member
St Jude Thaddeus Faith Formation
Mid Michigan Estate Planning Council

Email: amctaggart@mcdonaldcpas.com

Eric Puchel, E.A
Accounting Department Manager

Eric worked as a bookkeeper for Meijer and a tax preparer for H&R Block before joining McDonald & Associates in 2006. His responsibilities include preparing bank reconciliations, financial statements, payroll reports, and corporate and individual tax returns. In his free time, Eric enjoys reading, spending time with friends and family, and watching and playing sports.

Education
Saginaw Valley State University
Bachelor of Business Administration with major in Accounting

Email: epuchel@mcdonaldcpas.com


Justin M. Janer, CPA
Manager of Litigation Support & Trust Administration Support

Justin has been preparing individual, partnership, nonprofit, and corporate tax returns since 2010. His duties also include the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and yearly payroll tax reports, and financial statements, tax planning and other special projects. Much of Justin’s personal time is spent in athletics. He regularly plays recreational sports, such as softball, basketball, and hockey. As an avid college basketball fan he attends many events. Justin enjoys movies and spending his summer weekends in northern Michigan boating, water skiing, wake boarding, and camping.

Education
Central Michigan University
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Major in Accounting
Master of Business Administration Concentration in Consulting

Email: jjaner@mcdonaldcpas.com

Tiffany Fortier
Accountant/Payroll Manager

Tiffany is the McDonald & Associates Payroll Manager. In addition to her payroll processing duties, she specializes in agricultural bookkeeping and returns. Her other responsibilities include the preparation of individual, business and nonprofit tax returns, preparation of monthly, quarterly, and yearly payroll tax reports and financial statements. She has been with McDonald & Associates since 2005 and when at home spends time with her husband and two young children, operating the family farm She also enjoy camping and anything that involves being outdoors.

Education
Saginaw Valley State University
Bachelors of Professional Accounting

Community Involvement
Tiffany is active in her community as Spaulding Township Treasurer and President of Spaulding Boosters Association

Email: tfortier@mcdonaldcpas.com


George Snyder Jr.
Business Manager

George worked at McDonald & Associates from high school through college preparing financial statements and payroll reports, as well as corporate and individual tax returns. He moved to Chicago in 2011 and was responsible for management of the accounting and finance department for a start up Telecommunications Company where he prepared financial statements for investors, facilitated the annual financial statements audit with external auditors, and was part of a series A financing. George moved back to the Great Lakes Bay region to rejoin McDonald & Associates in 2016. George’s responsibilities at the firm are centered on business development, providing external financial officer service for clients, evaluating where clients are vulnerable financially, and assisting clients in the development of a plan to maximize their wealth by increasing the value of their business. He is an avid outdoors man and enjoys bow hunting, hiking, and spending time on the water, as well as golf, hockey, exercise, and reading.

Education
Northwood University
Bachelor of Business Administration in Banking and Finance, and Management, with a minor in Economics

Community Involvement
Saginaw Field and Stream
Bay City Bowmen Club

Email: gsnyderjr@mcdonaldcpas.com

Betsy Walraven
Accountant, Certified Payroll Specialist

Betsy brings thirty years of industry experience to her responsibilities of preparing financial statements, corporate tax returns, and processing payroll and payroll tax.

Education
Saginaw Valley State University
Bachelor of Arts

Associations
National Association of Certified Public Bookkeepers

Email: bwalraven@mcdonaldcpas.com


Donna Richardson
Customer Service Specialist

Donna has been with McDonald & Associates since 2006. As a Customer Service Specialist, Donna greets clients, sets appointments, performs office tasks, and assembles tax returns. Donna is involved with the Mid-Michigan Kennel Club & Central Michigan Agility Club, as well as training and showing her dogs in agility. She also enjoys the outdoors, whether it is spending time in the pool, walking in the woods or on the beach with her dogs.

Education
Douglas MacArthur High School
Delta College

Email: drichardson@mcdonaldcpas.com

Courtney Rogers
Customer Service Specialist

Courtney is experienced in auditing, accounts receivables and payables, general bookkeeping, general accounting, reconciling accounts, and monthly balancing of accounts. She is responsible for greeting clients, setting up appointments, deposits, filing, assembling tax returns and any duties assigned by or not completed by fellow staff members. Courtney has been married for sixteen years and has three teenage daughters plus two dogs. She spends time in the outdoors walking, running, rollerblading, floating in the pool, relaxing at the beach, or up north on Drummond Island or the Sleeping Bear Dunes. Courtney enjoys going to the gym, being with friends or a good book.

Education
Delta College
Accounting courses

Email: crogers@mcdonaldcpas.com


Katelyn Sevcech
Accountant

Katlyn works on tax returns, financial statements and as one of our payroll specialists. In her leisure time she enjoys archery, fishing and camping

Education
Saginaw Valley State University
Bachelor of Business Administration with major in Accounting

Email: ksevcech@mcdonaldcpas.com

Saginaw, Shattuck Office


Colleen Doughty
Accountant/Office Manager

Colleen’s duties include the preparation of business financial statements, payroll, payroll taxes and tax forms, accounts payables and accounts receivables, as well as office supervision. She has over 30 years of industry experience and in her free time enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Education
Brown City High School
Central Michigan University
Saginaw Valley State University

Email: cdoughty@mcdonaldcpas.com

Sue Still
Accountant/Payroll Specialist

Susan has 25 years of experience in accounting and income tax preparation. Her duties include the preparation of bank reconciliations, financial statements, and payroll checks, as well as calculating sales tax and payroll reports.

Education
Baker College
Bachelor of Business Administration with major in Accounting
Data Entry, Program Systems Institute
Basic and Intermediate, H&R Block Tax Schools

Email: sstill@mcdonaldcpas.com

 

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