Our Team

 

Our Team

Steven W. Plate, CPA Email Steve

Steven W. Plate, CPASteve founded Plate & Company in 1982. He has extensive experience in agricultural and small business taxation with an emphasis in estate planning, investment and financial planning for family business owners. He serves as an advisor to numerous clients regarding tax planning opportunities in Subchapter C and Subchapter S corporations, LLCs, and partnerships from start-up to sale.


Jonathan D. Plate, CPA Email Jon

Jonathan D. Plate, CPAJon holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Northern Iowa. Prior to joining Plate & Company in 2008, he was an audit associate primarily focused on bank exams at Roth & Company in Des Moines. Jon’s areas of expertise include agricultural and small business taxation, and tax planning for closely held businesses and their owners. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants.


Ryan S. Plate, CPAEmail Ryan

Ryan S. Plate, CPARyan holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Northern Iowa. Prior to joining Plate & Company in 2010, he was an audit associate at McGladrey LLP in Des Moines. Ryan’s areas of expertise include agricultural and small business taxation, and tax planning for closely held businesses and their owners. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants.


Rose KiehlEmail Rose

Rose KiehlRose joined Plate & Company in 2012. Her primary responsibilities include office management, client service/support, and payroll client service.


Cindy PlateEmail Cindy

Cindy PlateCindy joined Plate & Company in 2011. Her primary responsibilities include billing, receivables and payables.


Peggy TokleEmail Peggy

Peggy ToklePeggy works primarily in individual income tax return preparation. Prior to joining Plate & Company in 2011, she was with Mathias, Campbell, Tyler, Nuzum & Rickers law firm in Newton where she served as a legal assistant and individual tax return preparer.