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Mary Gerlach
Enrolled Agent, Senior Staff Accountant

Biographical Info

Mary’s interest in bookkeeping and accounting was piqued when she was asked to help with bookkeeping for a friend’s business. Mary began taking some accounting classes at Chemeketa Community College as a “Mom’s Night Out” activity and ultimately decided to finish the associate’s in accounting degree.

Mary joined the Doty Pruett Wilson team in 2003. Since working with the firm, Mary has worked to become a Licensed Tax Preparer and Enrolled Agent. Mary enjoys working with her clients and advising them in QuickBooks, employer responsibilities and payroll reports, income tax for businesses and individuals and other related small business needs.

Mary enjoys spending time with her teenage children and the family’s chocolate lab. She also enjoys reading, working in her yard, spending time with friends and family and finding the nearest Starbucks.

Education
Multnomah Bible College – B.S. Biblical Education
Chemeketa Community College – A.A. Accounting

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Sharon Hill
Enrolled Agent, Senior Staff Accountant

Biographical Info

Deeply rooted in the Salem community, Sharon’s work in small business, banking and college administration culminated in her arriving at Doty Pruett Wilson (formerly known as Doty & Company) in 2001, where she now serves as a senior staff accountant.

Sharon spent 27 years in higher education administration with Western Baptist College. During that time, she took courses at Western Baptist and eventually enrolled at George Fox University where she received her degree in human resource management. After joining Doty & Company, she took the course to become a Licensed Tax Preparer.

Sharon enjoys serving clients with a broad range of accounting, tax and consulting skills. After passing an extensive written exam in 2012, Sharon became a certified Enrolled Agent of the Internal Revenue Service.

Sharon and her husband, Ron, have one grown daughter, who is married with three children. In her spare time, Sharon enjoys cooking, reading, knitting and antiquing.

Education
Western Baptist – Coursework study
George Fox University – B.S. Human Resource Management

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