All of our staff are specially trained in providing the various aspects of our services with a focus on providing taxes, payroll, and bookkeeping in a single coordinated Business Owners Package
Everyone has been with Appletree many years helping small business owners just like you to increase profitability, decrease taxes and deal with IRS problems.
Steve (Ext 70) 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.
Paul (Ext 71) 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.
Kat (Ext 74) started with Appletree in February 2018
Kat graduated from Merrimack College with a Bachelors in Business Administration and Accounting. Prior to working with Appletree, Kat 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.
Kats 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.
Trish (Ext 72) has worked at Appletree Business Services since 1989.
Trish studied accounting at SNHU (formerly New Hampshire College). Trish has expertise in Accounts Receivable, Payables and Collections along with Bookkeeping. She is also the treasurer for he lake associaion.
Trish enjoys spending time with family and friends. Summers you will find Trish on the lake boating or relaxing on the dock. She enjoys water sports, skiing and snowmobiling. Trish also loves shopping, reading and going to the movies.
Pat (Ext 73) has been employed by Appletree since August 1989. She has enjoyed a business relationship with 15 of her 34 clients for at least ten years.
Prior to working with Steve, Pat was busy earning her MBA from the Whittemore School of Business at UNH and an undergraduate BS in Math and a minor in physics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
In addition to spending time with family and friends, and gardening, Pat enjoys traveling, mainly to warmer climates in the winter months. She is also an avid golfer and volunteers with the state women’s golfing association. She has the best tan of all the staff!
Courtney (Ext 79) started with Appletree in August 2017.
Prior to working for Appletree Business Services, Courtney helped to start and manage small businesses for over 14 years. She understands the trials and tribulations of running a small business day to day.
Courtney enjoys visiting new places, whether it’s the next town, state, or country. She also loves spending time with friends and family, especially with her son, cooking delicious meals, and being outdoors.
Wendy (Ext 78) 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!
Nancy (Ext 76) started with Appletree in 2005. Along with Tina, Nancy is the other friendly voice you hear when calling Appletree Business Services.
Nancy has over twenty years of experience in bookkeeping, payroll and office administration.
In her spare time, Nancy enjoys being outdoors, camping and biking with her family. Like most New Englanders, she is an avid Red Sox fan.
Karen (Ext 77) joined Appletree in winter 2008 You will find her out there schmoozing and behind the scenes working on our marketing efforts, both online and offline. She and Steve Feinberg were married in May 2014 and share their home with 3 cats!
An Army veteran, Karen has over 17 years experience in Sales and Marketing, as well as years of administration experience while on Active Duty in the Army and as a civilian at the Portsmouth Shipyard. She majored in Psychology and Business Administration.
Karen is an avid cook, always seeking out unusual ingredients and recipes. She and Steve enjoy travel on the weekends, wine making and dining with friends.
Kelly (Ext 90) Joined the team in December 2018
With an undergrad degree from Simmons College, Kelly is currently working on her graduate degree in accounting attending Southern New Hampshire University online. Her past work experience has been as a billing assistant, a Financial Analyst and she even was self employed in e-commerce.
Kelly enjoys spending time with her 4 boys (a set of twins) while nursing her passion for learning new things, including teaching herself to knit & sew. From Spring till fall, Kelly enjoys Bass fishing and camping throughout New England with her family.
When you call Appletree Business Services, you won’t get an automated mailbox, more than likely Tina’s (Ext 75) will be one of the friendly voices on the line! Tina has been with Appletree since January, 2000.
Tina attended Salem State College majoring in Theatre.
Tina enjoys the theater, both in the audience and as a performer on stage. She enjoys gourmet food and frequent trips to Fenway Park & Disney World.
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