About Rubin Koehmstedt & Nadler

At Rubin Koehmstedt & Nadler we take a practical, results-oriented approach to helping our clients achieve their financial goals. Because we understand that every client comes to us with a unique set of circumstances, we always take time to listen to your specific accounting needs. Whether your business is just starting out or well-established, our Fairfax, VA CPA firm is ready to help you realize your company’s full financial potential.

Our approach is personal, our service is prompt, and our team is passionate about assisting you with a wide range of services including bookkeeping, financial projections, strategic tax planning, and all your business accounting needs.

Call us today at 703-971-2422 or schedule a free consultation to learn how we can put our accounting skills and experience to work for you.


Our Team

Clint Thomas, CPA

Clint Thomas

Email: clint@rkncpa.com

Phone: 703-971-2422

Certifications: CPA, CVA

As practice leader, Clint brings over 25 years of experience in serving clients from a variety of industries. His specialty is in working with government contractors, technology companies, small to mid-sized closely held service businesses of all types as well as high net worth individuals. In addition to his CPA designation, Clint is also a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and able to perform valuation and expert testimony engagements. He also has experience with Merger and Acquisition engagements as well as the field of International Tax. Having been raised in his family construction business in Oklahoma, Clint's entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to help other business owner's succeed directs our vision and direction at RKN.


Jesse Wetherington, CPA

Jesse Wetherington

Email: jesse@rkncpa.com

Phone: 703-971-2422

Education: B.A.-Mathematics and Economics - UNC; Masters - Accounting/Financial Management - Keller

Certifications: CPA

Jesse joined Rubin, Koehmstedt & Nadler in 1993 after serving as a controller for one of the firm clients. Prior to that he worked as an assistant controller for a chain of retail stores with approximately 40 locations in eight states. While working his way through college, he served as an operations manager for a retail chain, a regional manager for a frozen yogurt company and a quality control supervisor and trainer at a long distance call operations center. Jesse holds Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Mathematics and Economics from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a certificate of Advanced Study in Accounting from Guilford College and a Masters degree in Accounting and Financial Management from the Keller Graduate School of Management.


Kathleen Ecott, EA

Kathleen Ecott

Email: kathleen@rkncpa.com

Phone: 703-971-2422

Certifications: Enrolled Agent

Having initially been a part of the RKN team from 2003 – 2012, Kathleen returned to our firm in May 2018 after having worked for a client for 6 years. Kathleen has over 30 years of accounting experience in both profit and nonprofit organizations of all sizes. Her expertise spans various industries including real estate, education and healthcare. Her responsibilities for the firm are primarily accounting services and tax return preparation. She is currently working towards completing a degree in Business Information Systems at DeVry University.


Jenifer Crouch, CPA

Jenifer Crouch

Email: jenifer@rkncpa.com

Phone: 703-971-2422

Certifications: CPA

Jenifer joined Rubin, Koehmstedt & Nadler in 2019 after 5 years of experience at a large independent tax firm. Her experience includes tax consulting and compliance for domestic and international individuals, partnerships, S-corporations, and private and public C-corporations. Prior to obtaining her CPA license, she worked in the customer service and service department of a local furniture retail company and an inside sales manager of a manufacturing company. She was a peer tutor in various subjects including accounting, calculus and geology. She enjoys educating and helping others learn and understand the subject matter. She also spent time as stay at home mom. During her children’s elementary academic career, she was a trusted parent volunteer; she also served two years as the Parent Teacher Association President. She earned her BS in Accounting from George Mason University.


Ceda Putiyon

Email: ceda@rkncpa.com

Phone: 703-971-2422

Education: B.S. - Accounting - Strayer University

Certifications: Enrolled Agent

Ceda is a seasoned accountant with over 30 years of experience and has held an EA License since 2006. Before joining Rubin, Koehmstedt & Nadler in 2019 she owned her own accounting firm for thirteen years. Her experience includes accounting, tax consulting and compliance for individuals and closely held corporations in industries including Automotive, Retail, Information Technology, Health Care, Administrative & Support, Real Estate, and Property Management. Ceda holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Strayer University. She completed the Leadership Prince William program and served as Treasurer on the Board of Directors for Prince William County Chamber of Commerce. Ceda is also a Quick Books Pro Advisor.


Erin Thomas

Email: erin@rkncpa.com

Phone: 703-971-2422

Education: B.S. - Social Science, Minor in Human Resources

Erin is our Firm Administrator and handles all aspects of our backoffice and client service needs.


Pat Chichka

Email: pat@rkncpa.com

Phone: 703-971-2422

Certifications: CPA

As a former owner of the firm, Pat now assists with tax preparation during busy season, client transition matters and spending time with her family.