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 2010-2017 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums. Kathy and her speaking partner, Gene Bell, take a practical approach to difficult tax and accounting issues and deliver education in an informative and engaging way.

In her free time, Kathy enjoys hiking, running, wine tasting, and spending time with friends and family. While traveling, she enjoys going to new places, trying new things and meeting new people.

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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 monthly bookkeeping clients, social media, communication, and the office workflow. She is an active member of both NSA and WAA.

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

Kelly enjoys spending time with her husband, Michael, and their dogs, Abraham Lincoln and Annie Oakley. They enjoy hiking, running and walking. Kelly also enjoys wine tasting, traveling, going on adventures, and volunteering.

debbie-head-shotDebbie Johnson

EA, ABA, Tax Preparer

Debbie worked for Kathy from 2004 to 2008, before she moved to California, but she moved back to Enumclaw in 2014 and is back in the office! Debbie is happy to be back in Enumclaw and back at Hettick Accounting & Tax LLC.

Debbie has a strong accounting background: 32 years in accounting and 6 years of tax preparation. She is an active member of both NSA and WAA.

In her free time, Debbie enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She is an active member in the Enumclaw community.

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Stephanie Williams

Office Administrator

Stephanie is new to the Hettick Accounting team as of January 2018.  You’ll see her smiling face working the front desk part-time during tax season.

Stephanie has a background in sales and marketing.  She graduated from Washington State University in 2007 with a BA in Social Science.  She’s currently working on her MA in Marriage and Family Therapy at Pacific Lutheran University.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, watching movies, and volunteering.  She keeps very busy wrangling her two young children and the family pet, Tacocat.

abeAbraham Lincoln “Abe”

Office Dog

Kelly’s dog, Abe, has been at Hettick Accounting since March of 2013. He was adopted at the youthful age of 3 from Regional Animal Society of King County. Abe loves hanging out at the office and greeting all of our clients. You can find Abe at Hettick Accounting during normal business hours. Stop by and shake his paw, he’d love to meet you!

In his free time, Abe enjoys spending time with his people, Kelly and Michael, and his puppy sister, Annie Oakley. He loves belly rubs, long walks, treats, and playing with his stuffed animals.

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