Juston Y. Masuda, CPA
Owner

Juston Y. Masuda, CPA

Juston brings many years of practical and hands-on experience to Lake Stevens Tax Service. Prior to joining, Juston has worked at regional and local accounting firms servicing a wide range of clients. His tax experience is broad and includes tax planning and compliance with publicly-held and closely-held businesses, estate planning and individual tax preparation. He also brings experience dealing with State and Federal tax disputes. Juston is a graduate of Central Washington University (Bachelor’s degree in Accounting) and a graduate from Golden Gate University (Master’s degree in Taxation).

Juston is in his second decade as a Lake Stevens resident and enjoys coaching and being involved in the community. When Juston is not working or spending time with his family, he enjoys mountain climbing and is an active member of the Mountaineers.

Juston is also a member of the Washington State Society of CPAs, the American Institute of CPA’s, and is a licensed CPA under the authority of the Washington State Board of Accountancy.

Jennifer (Jenny) Hohenstein
Office Manager

Jennifer (Jenny) Hohenstein

Jenny has been with Lake Stevens Tax Service for 8 years and is our Office Manager. Prior to her role at Lake Stevens Tax Service, Jenny was an office manager for a local construction company. Jenny plays a key role at the firm making sure the office is staffed and responsive all year long to our 1,700 clients. Specifically, Jenny is responsible for all the firm’s marketing, compliance, and operational requirements.

When Jenny is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband Derek and her their 5 children and one brand new grand-baby!!

Gina Wheelis
Payroll Accountant

Gina Wheelis

Gina has been associated with Lake Stevens Tax Service for over 20 years in various roles with the firm. Gina currently oversees the payroll function for the firm which includes close to 100 clients. Prior to Lake Stevens Tax Service, Gina worked at a large National Health Care Insurance Company as an inside sales representative. Gina and her husband Randy started out as clients of the firm when they had their own construction business. Through this relationship, Gina and Randy became good friends with Gary and Sandy and Gina started to work with them as their business grew. Gina has been a substantial factor in the growth of Lake Stevens Tax Service.

When Gina is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends camping and traveling. Gina has four grown sons and 4 beautiful grandchildren.