The staff of Hanson CPA Tax & Accounting has been providing personalized, professional accounting services to clients for many years.  We are deeply committed to assisting our clients achieve their goals.  We enjoy working with our clients and strive to gain a thorough understanding of their businesses so that we can better advise them.  Therefore, ongoing communication is extremely important to us.  We prefer to stay in touch with our clients throughout the year and we encourage all clients to contact us with any questions or concerns at any time.



thumbMichael M. Hanson, CPA, Owner

Mike Hanson grew up in Eugene, Oregon.  He graduated from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 1998.   Mike began his accounting career with a large local Portland accounting firm.  In 2000, Mike relocated to Bend, Oregon where he began working for a local CPA firm.  In 2002, Mike established his own accounting practice and began developing the long-term relationships he has with many of his clients today.

Mike enjoys working with and helping his clients, large or small, develop and achieve their goals with their businesses.  Mike has worked with a wide variety of clients and his experience includes manufacturing, real estate, restaurant and hospitality, construction, and professional services. 

Mike enjoys golfing, fishing, hiking, motorcycle touring, and spending time with his family and friends.


thumbCheryl Miller, Bookkeeper

Cheryl joined Hanson CPA Tax & Accounting in 2011.  She has worked in public accounting since 2003.

Her favorite things to do include whitewater rafting and hiking with her family and her dog Max.

thumbChristine King,  Staff Accountant and Bookkeeper

Christine spent the majority of her life in Eastern Pennsylvania where she happily offered Administrative Assistant support in a commercial lending office.  She also owned and operated a small sewing business centered on making women’s accessories out of upcycled textiles.  She moved to Bend in August 2013 where she was immediately drawn to the abundant sunshine and active outdoor lifestyle that Central Oregon has to offer.  Her next life adventure began in 2021 in the beautiful state of Montana where she is excited to continue exploring in the mountains, lakes and valleys. 

Christine loves hiking, camping, biking, kayaking, scenic road trips, and enjoys spending time outside with her 2 boys Paul and Asa.