Wendy joined the team at Appletree Business services in September 2018.
A graduate of Southern New Hampshire University with a BA in Accounting, Wendy enjoys the challenge and reward of working with small business owners. Prior to working at Appletree, Wendy was a bookkeeper in the Londonderry School District. She also has a background in Cost Analysis, Office administration and management. Additionally, should any of us get sick, Wendy is a certified Licensed Nursing Assistant, so we’ll run to her for advice when we get the sniffles!
Wendy enjoys spending time with her family of 4 as well as her friends and very large (but close-knit) extended family. She loves the beach, cooking, crafting, writing, and is always interested in learning new things!
Karen graduated from Merrimack College with a Bachelors in Business Administration and Accounting. Prior to working with Appletree, Karen was the owner of her own online business for 15+ years, managing from 2-5 employees and handling all the bookkeeping, payroll, inventory, sales, marketing, sales tax etc. She has experienced, first hand, the issues facing many small business owners.
Karen's personal passion is anything outdoors, finding that as means to unplug from technology and enjoy family time. She loves kayaking, camping, hiking, fishing and most anything that gets her out and about in nature.
Paul joined Appletree Business Services in November 2007.
Paul earned degrees in Physics, Computer Science, and Accounting from Princeton University, State University of New York at Stony Brook, and Franklin Pierce College. His employment experience includes technical work in the software industry, business management in the masonry manufacturing industry, and tax work in the public accounting industry.
Paul enjoys sports, outdoor activities, and travel with his wife and kids. When the weather is rotten he prefers to stay at home and play online casino all the day long.
Steve has been in the Accounting industry for over 30 years. He founded Appletree Business Services in 1988.
After graduating from Bryant University majoring in both Accounting and Systems Management, Steve worked for Price Waterhouse for 8 years as an auditor and computer consultant before branching off on his own. He thrives on keeping the firm technologically on target and at least one step ahead of his clients.
Many will recognize Steve from his performances at the Majestic Theater in Manchester. If you ask, he’ll even show you a copy of his review in the Nashua Telegraph! You can find him posting on blog.appletreebusiness.com and on Twitter as CPASteve. Recently married, he and Karen Aagesen enjoy each other’s company, travel, and their 3 cats.
At Appletree Business Services, our specialty is providing New Hampshire small business owners Business Financial Confidence with accounting, bookkeeping, payroll and tax services they need, packaged in a combined 'Business Owners Package'.