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Merkel CPA

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Merkel CPA is a full-service Certified Public Accounting firm licensed in ND. 

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Meet Our Team Merkel CPA, CPA

Mitchell Merkel, CPA

Mitch has been in the public accounting field for over 15 years. In 2000, Mitch earned a Associates of Science in Farm and Ranch Management. He later earned a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and Finance and has been working in accounting since. Mitch gained his CPA license in 2011. Mitch specializes in a variety of solutions including tax planning, tax preparation, compilations, audits, and reviews. He uses his expertise to achieve his clients goals. In his spare time, Mitch enjoys riding horses with his three daughters and wife.


Meet Our Team Merkel CPA, CPA


Kinsey Rall, Staff Accountant

Kinsey joined us in the fall of 2020. She graduated from University of Mary in 2015 with a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and Financial Services with a minor Business Administration. Kinsey specializes in a variety of solutions including bookkeeping, payroll, and assisting in audits and taxes. She is a certified advisor in QuickBooks Pro. Kinsey currently lives in rural Forbes with her husband, Spencer, and young child, Stetson.


Meet Our Team Merkel CPA, CPA

Meredith O'Brien, Administrative Assisant

Meredith also joined us in the fall of 2020. She will graduate from Trinity Bible College & Graduate School in December 2021 with a Bachelors of Arts in International Entrepreneurship, Business Administration, and Biblical Studies. Meredith assists in bookkeeping and office tasks. She resides in Ellendale with her husband.