Our Team

kathy-hettickKathy Hettick

EA, ABA, ATP, Principal

Kathy has owned her accounting and tax practice for over 30 years. She is an active member of several professional organizations including NSA (National Society of Accountants) and WAA (Washington Association of Accountants); she has held numerous leadership positions at local, state and national levels including IRS Advisory Council, NSA 1st Vice President, NSA 2nd Vice President, Administrative Chair for NSA Benefits, and WAA President.

Kathy is an experienced SPEAKER and has presented workshops at professional conference events both locally and nationally, including 2010-2019 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums.

In her free time, Kathy enjoys hiking, running, wine tasting, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.

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 kelly-hettickKelly O’Kelly

Business & Accounting Manager

Kelly began working at Hettick Accounting in October of 2012. Since working here, she has continued to learn and grow as a professional taking on new responsibilities. As the Business & Accounting Manager, Kelly is in charge of small business accounting, social media, communication, and the office workflow.

After graduating from Seattle Pacific University in 2009 with a B.A. in Individual and Family Development, Kelly moved to Mexico to volunteer at an orphanage for 2 years. She has enjoyed working in the family business with her mom and learning the ins and outs of the accounting profession.

In her free time, Kelly enjoys spending time with her family. She also enjoys wine tasting, traveling, going on adventures, and the outdoors.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Washington Association of Accountants (WAA) waa.org
  • National Society of Accountants (NSA) nsacct.org
  • National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) naea.org
  • Hettick and Bell Enterprise Awareness hettickandbell.com