William K. Rouse, CPA


Bill is a Principal of Kern & Thompson, LLC and has been with the firm since 2007.

As an Audit Principal, his primary practice revolves around tax-exempt organizations and health and welfare and retirement plans. Bill also provides tax consulting services to individuals, small business and tax-exempt organizations.

Prior to joining our firm, Bill spent 25 years with a large local firm in their audit and accounting practice providing services for tax-exempt organizations, retirement communities, wholesale distribution and insurance companies. He also recently completed seven years of board service with an international cold storage warehousing and logistics company.

Bill is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants. He also serves as a board member and is currently the finance chair at DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Portland State University.

In his free time, Bill enjoys skiing wherever the snow is falling and spending time in Central Oregon.

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