About Us

From bookkeeping and payroll to tax preparation and planning, we provide our clients with professional and personalized services which result in their financial well-being and long-term success.

Jessica Bonin

Jessica Bonin

Owner, Certified Public Accountant

  • Founded the firm in 2012
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Oregon
  • Born and raised in Eugene
  • Married, has two amazing children
  • Member of the American Institute of Public Accountants and Oregon Society of CPA’s.
  • Serves as an Associate Director for Oregon Community Credit Union
  • Loves traveling, spending time with her children, and coffee

Jared Souder

Jered Souder

Partner, Certified Public Accountant

  • Joined the firm in 2018
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Oregon
  • Master’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Oregon
  • Born and raised in Eugene
  • Member of the American Institute of CPA’s and Oregon Society of CPA’s
  • Serves on the Board of Directors and Treasurer of Habitat for Humanity of Central Lane
  • Competed at the CrossFit Games with his wife and four friends in 2015 and 2016
Eric Kaster

Eric Kaster

Partner, Certified Public Accountant

  • Joined the firm in 2018
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Engineering Management from the Oregon State University
  • Master’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Oregon
  • Born and raised in Eugene
  • Member of the American Institute of CPA’s and Oregon Society of CPA’s
  • Finance Committee Member at Parenting Now!
  • Loves spending time with his children and participating in many outdoor activities
Erica Freitas

Erica Freitas

Accountant

  • Joined Jessica Bonin CPA in 2012.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Oregon
  • Certified in QuickBooks
  • Born in Guam, raised in Elmira
  • Married, has three children
  • Loves playing sports, going to the playground, and watching reality tv.
Josh Bonin

Josh Bonin

Bookkeeper and Payroll Specialist

  • Joined Bonin CPA in 2015
  • Attended University of Oregon
  • Born and raised in Eugene
  • Married to Jessica, has two children
  • Loves the outdoors, traveling and his newest hobby, welding
Shea Lanz

Shea Lanz

Bookkeeper and Payroll Specialist

  • Joined Jessica Bonin CPA in 2014
  • Currently a student, working toward her degree in Accounting
  • Certified in Tax Preparation
  • Has lived in Eugene her whole life
  • Loves camping, hiking, traveling, playing board games, trying out new food spots, and hanging out with her cat
Kris Whalen

Kris Whalen

Accountant and Licensed Tax Preparer

  • Joined Jessica Bonin CPA in 2016
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Linfield College
  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude
  • Born in Iowa
  • Has lived in Eugene for 30 years
  • Loves going to the coast, reading, spending time with her husband
Kathy Isaksen, Office Manager

Kathy Isaksen

Office Manager

  • Joined Bonin CPA in 2017
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education from University of Oregon
  • Born in Lebanon, grew up in Eugene
  • Married, has 4+ children and 5+ grandchildren
  • Loves reading, walking, riding bikes, trying to play golf