Professionals

Essex

Catherine L. Phillips, CPA

CPhillips@bvacpa.com
802-879-1120 x102

Cathy is a native of Burlington who graduated from the University of Kansas in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She worked for Armed Forces Insurance in Kansas prior to joining the firm in 1989. She is experienced in accounting and taxation for small businesses, individuals, trusts and estates.

Deborah L. Belisle, EA

Debbie.Belisle@bvacpa.com
802-879-1120 x103

Debbie is in charge of payroll preparation for clients. Her other responsibilities include bookkeeping services and individual tax preparation.

Newport

Michael P. Viens, CPA

MikeViens@bvacpa.com
802-334-5453 x107 (Tue, Wed, Thu)

Michael is a graduate of Champlain College and is responsible for the Enosburg and Newport offices. He is heavily experienced in small business accounting and taxation as well as in personal and farm tax preparation and advice. His French speaking skills are useful in dealing with the firm's large number of Quebec and other French speaking clients.

Thea L. Swartz, Manager of Newport Office

NewportOffice@bvacpa.com
802-334-5453 x102​

Thea is a graduate of Champlain College. She manages the Newport office. Her responsibilities include bookkeeping services and tax preparation for individuals and businesses. Thea has been with the firm since 1998.​

Enosburg

Michael P. Viens, CPA

MikeViens@bvacpa.com
802-933-4449 (Mon & Fri)

Michael is a graduate of Champlain College and is responsible for the Enosburg and Newport offices. He is heavily experienced in small business accounting and taxation as well as in personal and farm tax preparation and advice. His French speaking skills are useful in dealing with the firm's large number of Quebec and other French speaking clients.

Melissa J. Hurtubise, CPA

MHurtubise@bvacpa.com
802-933-4449

Melissa is a native of Richford and resides in Enosburg. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio and a Masters in Taxation from the University of Denver. She joined the firm in 2010 and has experience in accounting and taxation for small businesses, and individuals.

Marcia J. Gross, Manager of Enosburg Office