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cHb Advisors, LLC

cHb was founded as Stewart L. Mueller, CPA in 1998 located in St. Louis, MO, specializing in consulting and compliance services for closely held businesses, non-profit organizations, and their related individuals. To better represent our closely held businesses, we changed our name to cHb Advisors, LLC in 2008. In 2017, we were pleased to announce our merger with Thomas J. Springer CPA, LLC. Our services include Financial Statement and Advisory Services, Tax Compliance, and QuickBooks Implementation, Training and Support. cHb Advisors, LLC has been a Certified QuickBooks Professional Advisor since the program?s inception in 1999. We have trained and consulted 800+ clients in the use of QuickBooks accounting software. Our goal is to provide the highest quality service to our clients through timeliness and accuracy. We strive to provide each client with close, personal, and professional attention. We are passionate about helping clients succeed through our innovative approach and providing effective solutions to help clients attain their goals. Having reliable support helps the client to be more efficient, saving them money in the long run.

Stewart Mueller

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Stewart Mueller, CPA
Founder, Managing Member

Stewart founded Stewart L. Mueller, CPA in 1998 and has been a Certified QuickBooks Professional Advisor since the program's inception in 1999. He has trained and consulted clients in the use of QuickBooks accounting software since 1992. He is a charter member of the Intuit Reseller program which is a program Intuit uses to sell, implement, and train QuickBooks Enterprise software for mid-market companies. Stewart was a participant in the Accountant and Advisor Customer Council for Intuit Inc. from 2005-2007. While participating on the council, he provided input and feedback to Intuit's management and product development engineers. Stewart began the first 10 years of his career in private industry. Since then he has been in public accounting and has worked with clients ranging in size from $100k to $60m+ in annual revenues, providing controllership, tax compliance/advisory services, systems set up and consultations.


Tom Springer

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Tom Springer, CPA
Member, Tax Director

In January of 2017, cHb was delighted to merge with Thomas J. Springer CPA, LLC. Tom brings aboard 10 years of sole-proprietor practice and 16 years as a CPA. Stewart and Tom began their accounting relationship in 1997 working at their first public accounting firm, located near The Hill. Tom has a Bachelor?s in Accounting from the University of Missouri and specializes in Individual and Business Taxation, Trust and Estate Planning, and Multi-State compliance. Tom serves as the director of cHb?s Tax Division.


Ashley Choate, CPA
Financial Manager

Ashley joined cHb Advisors in October of 2009 and has been certified as a QuickBooks Professional Advisor since then. She graduated from Avila University in Kansas City with a B.S. in Accounting as well as an MBA, emphasis in accounting. She passed her CPA Exam in December 2015. Ashley has worked her way up to become Financial Manager and she specializes in financial accounting and reporting & QuickBooks training and support.


Michelle Gorka, CPA
Technology Solutions Manager

Michelle started with cHb Advisors in May of 2016 and has been a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor since then.  Native to St. Louis, Michelle graduated Cum Laude from Maryville University with a BS in Accounting.  As both a CPA and CGMA, she comes to cHb with almost 20 years of industry accounting experience, most recently as the CFO for a local retailer. She also has extensive experience in telecommunications, hotels and hospitality, food service, construction, and advertising.  Michelle?s focus at cHb will be on staying abreast of the newest technologies, apps and software ? specifically relating to QuickBooks ? and being available to both new and existing clients to assist with practical solutions for financial and day-to-day operational issues. 


Jack Barrett
Sr. Tax Accountant

Jack joined cHb Advisors in December of 2013 and has been a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor since then. Jack graduated from Missouri State University with B.S. in accounting with a minor in economics, as well as an MBA from Missouri Baptist University. At cHb Advisors, Jack has been involved in all aspects of cHb including financial accounting and technology; however, his current focus is on taxes and payroll taxes, as well as QuickBooks support. Jack is currently studying for the CPA exam.


Jay Haberer
Tax Accountant

Jay joined cHb Advisors in October of 2015 and has been a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor since then. Jay graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a B.S. in accounting. He is now eligible to sit for the CPA exam and plans to do so in the near future. Jay is a staff accountant who focuses on technology solutions as well as taxes and payroll taxes.


Elyse Besinger
Financial Accountant

Elyse joined cHb Advisors in January of 2016 and has been a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor since then. She graduated from Saint Louis University with a Bachelor?s degree in Accounting in 2014. Elyse is currently pursuing her MBA from Maryville University. At cHb Advisors, she focuses on financial accounting and QuickBooks training and support.


Lindsay McQuillen, MHRM
Business Manager

Lindsay started in March of 2016 and has been a certified Pro Advisor singe August of 2016. Lindsay graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a Bachelor?s in Psychology and then went on to complete her Master?s degree in Human Resource Management. Since joining the cHb team she has taken on the role of Business Manager focusing her efforts in HR, Marketing, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, and other Executive and Administrative functions.


Chris McAuley
Financial Accountant

Chris came aboard cHb in December of 2016 as part of our accounting team. Chris earned a Bachelor?s in Business Administration and Finance with a Minor in Accounting in 2006, and a Master?s in Business Administration in 2013 from Southeast Missouri State University. Chris worked in the Real Estate and Finance industry for almost 10 years before completing his Bachelor?s in Accounting in from Maryville University in 2016. Chris is now eligible to sit for the CPA exam and his focus is financial accounting but also lends hand to our technology solutions department.