Portland, Eugene & Bend, OR - Jones & Roth CPAs & Business Advisors, a leading Oregon accounting and business consulting firm announced today the promotion of 4 employees.

Evan Dickens, CPA has been admitted as Partner & Shareholder. Evan is a graduate of George Fox University and began his public accounting career with Jones & Roth in 2002. He is the leader of the Retirement Plan Audit team and the Startup & Emerging practice team, and brings a specialized expertise to clients in the construction, ranch and agriculture sectors. Evan has developed significant expertise working with complex financial statements and small business taxation issues.

Jon Newport, CPA has been admitted as Partner & Shareholder. Jon graduated from the University of Oregon in 1999. He came to Jones & Roth in 2009 and has a background that includes 10 years with a Big 4 accounting firm. Jon has specialization in audit and assurance services, and works with clients in the areas of retirement plan audits, manufacturing, construction and startup & emerging services. He is a member of the Oregon Society of CPAs, the American Institute of CPAs, and the Surety Association of Oregon.

Doug Griesel, Managing Partner commented "Evan Dickens and Jon Newport will be valuable additions to the Jones & Roth ownership group. We look forward to their continued leadership and continued client service excellence".

Michael Moomaw, CPA has been promoted to Senior Manager. Mike graduated from University of Oregon in 2007 and began his public accounting career with Jones & Roth in the same year. Michael has specialized expertise working with construction companies and works with a wide variety of individuals and companies in the areas of tax and estate planning. He is a member of the Surety Association of Oregon and is active with Associated General Contractors. He is passionate about bringing a diverse set of solutions to client challenges.

Colleen Kronebusch, CPA has been promoted to Senior Accountant. Colleen graduated from the University of Washington, Vancouver in 2012. She joined Jones & Roth in 2013. Colleen enjoys working with companies from a wide variety industries and is active in the Startup and Emerging practice. She volunteers with the nonprofit Financial Beginnings, which has a mission to provide financial education to students. Colleen is devoted to having a positive impact on the clients that she works with.

About Jones & Roth CPAs & Business Advisors

www.jrcpa.com    Jones & Roth CPAs & Business Advisors located in offices in Portland, Eugene and Bend, is one of the largest CPA Firms in Oregon with 37 CPAs and over 100 employees. Jones & Roth is a regional leader in Audit, Tax, Mergers and Acquisitions, Manufacturing & Distribution, Retirement Plan Audits, Construction, Medical and Dental, Nonprofit, Startup and Emerging, Business Valuation, and Wealth Management and Financial Planning. Additional services include Retirement Plan Administration & TPA, Bookkeeping, QuickBooks, Payroll, Business Plan Review, Consulting, Strategic Planning, Succession Planning, & Interim CFO. In 2015 the Firm was named to the Oregon Business 100 Best Companies to Work for list.