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JMW & Associates, LLC

Established in November of 2005, JMW & Associates, LLC is a public accounting firm located in Overland Park, KS and is licensed to practice in Missouri and Kansas. We have 34 full-time professionals and 5 part-time professionals on staff.

Our Services

Two Specialized Areas of Practice

Family Tax Services

Many of our professionals specialize in tax planning, preparation and consulting for high net worth individuals and family groups, including many of Kansas City’s most prominent families and top executives.  Practitioners in this group were hand-picked for this line of work based on their ability to interact with clients, communicate effectively and work closely with other professionals, such as investment and wealth advisors, in order to provide seamless and unified services to our clients.

Services within this area of practice include, but are not limited to, income tax, estate tax and transfer planning, use of trusts and family limited partnerships, charitable planning and succession planning.

Business Tax Services

Our team of professionals who provide tax services to closely held businesses specialize in corporate and partnership income tax compliance and consulting. Services within this area of practice include, but are not limited to maintaining proper accounting methods, fixed asset maintenance, ownership changes and proper reporting of health and life insurance.

Our Team

Partners

Joseph A. Jezak
Partner
913-499-4922
Kevin D. Murphy
Partner
913-499-4925
Anne M. Walker
Office Managing Partner
913-499-4923
Adam Hollinrake
Partner
913-850-5581
Erin Morgan
Partner
913-499-4926

Tax Director

Stephanie Kirk
Tax Director
913-499-4929

Senior Managers

Dawn Spears
Senior Manager
913-499-4931
Derrick Sims
Senior Manager
913-274-4672
Elise Barry
Senior Manager
913-499-4933
Laurel Johnstin
Senior Manager
913-850-5593
Lauren Heyen
Senior Manager
913-850-5582
Meghan Gatoff
Senior Manager
913-850-5594
Meryn Goehausen
Senior Manager
913-850-5588

Managers

Dessie Stafford
Manager
913-274-4676
Sarah Hoppa
Manager
913-274-4673

Senior Associates

Alba Boshnjaku
Senior Associates
913-850-5596
Bryan Wood
Senior Associates
913-499-4937
Diane Barrow
Senior Associates
913-499-4932
Jacob Ottman
Senior Associates
913-499-4938
Jake DeJarnette
Senior Associates
913-850-5591
John Wehr
Senior Associates
913-815-6144
Megan Kyle
Senior Associates
913-850-5592
Michelle Branson
Senior Associates
913-499-4930
Rachel Gross
Senior Associates
913-499-4934
Roxane Teixeira
Senior Associates
913-850-5587

Associates

Ben Held
Associates
913-815-6141
Bethany Kirkendoll
Associates
913-499-4927
Bryan Ezell
Associates
913-499-4936
Deana Sturd
Associates

913-274-4677

Erin O'Connor
Associates
913-815-6145
Joseph Bui
Associates
913-815-6140
Karla Ezell
Associates
913-850-5585
Kolten Kauffman
Associates
913-815-6149
Patrick Dougherty
Associates
913-815-6142

Office Manager/Administrative

Jillian Cole
Administrative
913-850-5583
Marie Cullinan
Office Manager
913-499-4928
Peggy Auld
Administrative
913-850-5589
Sally McDowell
Administrative
913-850-5583

Career

At JMW, you decide how far your talents will take you.  JMW’s tax personnel have a career track that leads from entry level all the way to partner.  We also offer a performance management program that includes regular feedback, mentoring and goal planning.

College Students
If you are interested in an internship or entry-level associate position, please submit your resume to careers@jmwkc.com

Experienced Hires
Ready to move to a firm that better aligns with your goals? Please contact us at careers@jmwkc.com

Benefits of Working at JMW & Associates

We Offer:

Paid time off (PTO)

Eight paid holidays

Medical, dental and vision benefits at a subsidized rate

Maternity leave

Paternity leave

Long-term disability insurance paid by the firm

AD&D Insurance

Group term life insurance paid by the firm

401(k) plan – including a 4% safe harbor contribution

Discretionary profit sharing

Section 125 Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

HSA Employer Contribution one time $500

Plus:

Paid continuing professional education

Payment of professional AICPA membership

Payment of state CPA license and renewal

Recruiting bonus for bringing in new employees

Reimbursement of exam fees (once passed)

Free parking

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