Professional Staff

Valerie Rasmussen, Bookkeeper/Payroll Processor

Valerie brings 17 years of financial and bookkeeping experience to our team. She works to deliver efficient bookkeeping and payroll services specific to our client's needs. Valerie's expertise includes recording transactions and reconciling accounts for our small business clients covering various industries as well as payroll process and reporting. She is well-versed in many accounting software tools including QuickBooks. 

Jenny Poth,  Staff Accountant

​Jenny began working at Accounting Solutions in the Summer of 2018 after graduating from Minot State University.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and an Honors Concentration.  Jenny has gained experience through a tax internship during her last semester in college.  She uses her education and work experience to help clients with bookkeeping and tax services.  When not at work, Jenny spends a lot of time at the lake with family and working on obtaining her CPA credentials.

Marlys Magnuson, CPA

Marlys is a Certified Public Accountant with 25 years of public accounting experience and 10 years of private industry experience. This experience has exposed Marlys to a vast number of clients, industries and business situations. Marlys is a strategic thinker with a strong accounting, tax and administrative background. She enjoys working with clients to help them reach their goals.

Marlys holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Minot State University.  She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the North Dakota Society of CPA's.

Barb Bohan, CPA

Barb is a Certified Public Accountant with 38 years of public accounting experience.  She graduated from Minot State University with an Associate Degree in Accounting.  Barb brings extensive experience in small business and non-profit accounting,  individual, small business and non-profit tax preparation, payroll processing and payroll tax reporting, as well as software training and applications.  Barb's vast experience makes her a valuable resource to our clients and an important member of our team.  Barb is a member of the North Dakota Society of CPA’s and the Quckbooks® Proadvisor Program.

Karla Walsh, Senior Staff Accountant

Karla is a senior staff accountant with fifteen years of private business experience. She launched and operated her own business, gaining vast entrepreneurial expertise. Karla’s accounting, management and administrative knowledge translates into efficient and precise service. Her skills of adapting to business-specific projects and recognizing inefficiencies have resulted in significant gains for our clients.

Cameron McBeth, Tax Accountant

Cameron McBeth started working at Accounting Solutions in the Spring of 2015 as an intern.  He returns every tax season to assist with tax return preparation.  Cameron graduated from Minot State University in May of 2015 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance.   During the rest of the year, when Cameron is not in the office, he works on his family's farm near Towner, ND.  His knowledge and passion for farming and ranching make him a very valuable asset to our farm clients.

Verla Rostad, Office Manager, Bookkeeper/Payroll Processor

Verla came to Accounting Solutions with valuable business experience as a business owner.  In addition to her responsibilities as our Office Manager Verla assists with bookkeeping and payroll services offered to our clients.  Verla graduated from Minot State College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Math Education and taught high school math for 13 years before entering the private business world.