William J Krause, CPA

About Us

William J. Krause, CPA
Shareholder/President

Upon graduation from Waynesburg College in PA (with a major in accounting & minor in economics) Mr. Krause was first employed by the accounting firm of Arthur Andersen & Co in Pittsburgh prior to his service in the U.S. Army. He then served in the U.S. Army at XVIII Airborne Headquarters at Fort Bragg, NC before completing his military obligation at the U.S. Army Europe Headquarters in Heidelberg Germany. While stationed in Germany, he served as Senior Auditor of the Internal Review & Management Division of USMEDCOMEUR. After his U.S. Army service, he obtained his MBA from Boston University and was then subsequently employed with large national public accounting firms. Mr Krause conducted audits on major publicly traded corporations before he commenced working for Stone & Webster Engineering Corporation in Boston for 16 years. He then started William J. Krause, CPA in 1992, which continues today at its current location in Wolfeboro, NH.

Matthew W. Krause, EA
Shareholder/Treasurer

Matthew W. Krause earned his BA from St. Lawrence University in 2005 and then went on to receive his MBA from Plymouth State University in 2008. As a federally licensed IRS Enrolled Agent, Matt is admitted to practice before the Internal Revenue Service, and is a member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents.

Matt has been with the firm since 2005. His primary focus has been new business development and organization modernization. Working with business owners on entity structuring for family and closely held businesses is part of what Matt enjoys most in his practice, along with developing succession plans. He also has a keen interest in the tax benefits of pass-through entities and the tax benefits of retirement plans for organizations of all sizes.

Matt is actively involved in his community. He is on the Board of Directors at Kingswood Golf Club and is a member of the Town of Wolfeboro Budget Committee.

Matt resides in Wolfeboro with his wife Megan and son Ted. He is an avid golfer and skier.

Kayla M. Michaud
Staff Accountant

Kayla joined the firm in June of 2014 upon getting her Bachelor's Degree in accounting from Plymouth State University. At Plymouth State Kayla graduated Cum Laude and became a member of Delta Mu Delta.

Kayla currently resides in Gilford, NH and enjoys traveling and spending time with her family in her free time.

Jessica Bartlett
Staff Accountant

Jessica recently joined the firm in August of 2015. She has a diverse background in financial services, including managing the financial reporting for a non-profit based out of Bogota, Colombia, working as a tax professional for Jackson Hewitt, and managing accounts as a bookkeeper. She has her Bachelor's from Oberlin College and an M.S. in Accounting from Plymouth State University. Jessica is a Certified QuickBooks Online ProAdviser. When not in the office, she loves hiking in the mountains, playing fiddle and spending quality time with her husband and seven chickens!

Christopher Ohidy
Staff Accountant

Chris recently graduated Plymouth State University in May of 2015. Chris is currently enrolled in Plymouth State University's Master of Accounting program, and is also studying to take the CPA exam. He lives in Thornton New Hampshire with his girlfriend and enjoys doing various outdoor activities with his friends and family. He spends most of his free time snowboarding or fishing in the White Mountains.

Mikayla Kimball
Administrative Assistant

Mikayla is currently a junior at UNH, majoring in Psychology with minor in Spanish. Mikayla is also working in a research lab with a Psychology professor studying creative intelligence and personality. She enjoys spending time with family and friends in her free time.