Meet The Team


Roxanne

Roxanne Dudicz, CPA | Roxanne@rivertownfinance.com

Roxanne is originally from Rockford, Illinois, but has an accounting degree from Calvin College. She pursued her CPA license after graduation and spent three years in public accounting. After her third tax season she decided to try out the private industry arena for another three years. Although she absolutely loved it, she had trouble finding work that would accommodate her desired part-time schedule. So Roxanne decided to create the work herself by starting a company that offers amazing, personal service while offering flexibility. Roxanne has been the owner of Rivertown Finance for over nine years and looks forward to many more. Roxanne spends her free time with her husband and three small children. She has a passion for animals, volleyball and traveling.

Yvonne

Yvonne Triezenberg, CPA | Yvonne@rivertownfinance.com

Yvonne received her accounting degree from Hope College (a great compliment to Calvin College!). She first started her career at a mid-size public accounting firm, gaining valuable knowledge and experience in a variety of industries including; manufacturing, service, and non-profit organizations. After 7 years in the public accounting arena, she worked as the accounting manager at a non-profit organization, adding valued experience from private industry. After 3 years in private industry, she found herself back building relationships with a variety of clients, one of her favorite aspects of working at Rivertown. In her spare time, Yvonne enjoys spending time with her handsome husband and two beautiful daughters, reading, taking walks, and occasionally catching up on her golf.


Becky

Becky Salach | Becky@rivertownfinance.com

Becky received her MSA from DePaul University in Chicago. She began her accounting career at a large consumer packaged goods company in Chicago before teaching accounting part-time at a correspondence high school. She recently moved to the Grand Rapids area from Cincinnati, Ohio. While in Cincinnati she worked with a non-profit organization for many years. Becky is passionate about giving back to the community and is excited about working with non-profits in the Grand Rapids area. Becky loves spending time with her family, traveling and cooking.



Joshua

Josh Dudicz | Joshua@rivertownfinance.com

Josh is a professional civil engineer by day and the Rivertown Finance Network Administrator by night. He not only manages our systems to make sure we have the best resources to serve our clients but saves the team from throwing their technology out the window from time to time. Josh is an invaluable resource to our team! When Josh isn’t designing roads or maintaining our network or hanging out with his family he enjoys running long distances and working on his 1971 Plymouth Cuda. Go Spartans!



Christy

Christy Fogle | Christy@rivertownfinance.com

Christy graduated from Calvin College with a degree in Accounting. She has been a part of the Rivertown team since 2014 and has loved every minute of it! She has gained experience and enjoys working with clients in a number of different industries including the service industry and non-profits. Christy loves tackling challenges and is extremely organized and service-minded. She loves working in a place where she is encouraged to invest in her team of fellow accountants as much as she invests in her clients. Outside of the office however, Christy enjoys traveling with her husband, doing puzzles, cooking, and playing with her adorable puppies, Toby and Kenna.



Mary

Mary DeGroot, CPA | Mary@rivertownfinance.com

Mary attended Calvin College, transferred to Michigan State University, where she received her accounting degree. She worked in public accounting for 18 years, 1st on a full time basis and later part time. Mary spent a short time in corporate accounting before moving to the nonprofit sector, where she spent 13 years at 2 different organizations. Mary enjoys reading, hiking, volunteering, traveling and spending time at the beach in Ludington. She is married to Ed. They have 2 young adult daughters, Julia and Anna.



Brittany

Brittany Ford | Brittany@rivertownfinance.com

Brittany grew up in the small town of Sparta, Michigan before attending Calvin College for a Bachelor’s Degree for Accounting. Brittany has been a part of the Rivertown Finance team for a year, and has really enjoyed her time here. Brittany really wants to use the gifts she has to help the people around her and to exemplify stewardship. Outside of work Brittany likes to golf, spend time with her husband and family, cook and relax.






Deb

Deb Gauthier | Deb@rivertownfinance.com

Deb has recently come to Rivertown Finance after working for Frederik Meijer Gardens. She recently moved here from the rural Otsego area. Prior to her work here in Grand Rapids, she worked both for non-profit and small-midsized businesses in Kalamazoo, Portage and the Otsego areas. She is excited to once again work directly with local business owners and their support teams. Deb enjoys her work with numbers, but likes to balance that out with painting, crafting, listening to music and connecting with nature. She has two sons, AJ and Kristopher, and although they are “almost grown” she continues be the supportive-proud mom!




Kimberly

Kimberly McDermott | Kimberly@rivertownfinance.com

Kimberly came to us eager to learn and has quickly proven herself as a valuable asset to the team. She now specializes in managing the bookkeeping and payroll for a variety of industries, including many start-up businesses. She has an uncanny desire know the “why” behind every process. Kimberly is actively involved in her church and spends her free time traveling with her family. Kimberly has already volunteered to head up a foreign division of Rivertown Finance!





Julie

Julie Myers | Juliem@rivertownfinance.com

Julie received her accounting degree from Western Michigan University and started her career in the real estate/property management arena where she worked for 25 years in both corporate and private settings. Experience ranges from general accounting and bookkeeping to managing a small office including all facets of reporting. Prior to coming to Rivertown Julie was working part time and was excited to find a job where she was able to keep that schedule. She brings the ability to see the whole picture to a small business client. Julie is a mother of 3 and just celebrated 25 years of marriage. She enjoys spending time with her lifelong friends, camping and gardening.





Kim

Kimberly Sansoterra | Kim@rivertownfinance.com

Kim was looking for a place where she could balance her expertise with the demands of multiple children, after spending several years at home with her family. Kim’s many years of accounting experience combined with her heart to serve makes her a perfect administrative assistant and complement to Donna. When Kim is not working she is transporting her four children from one activity to another. Soccer games, marching band competitions, plays and other such events are what take up a lot of her after work hours. She also volunteers at her church. But one of her favorite things to do is spend time with her two grandchildren.




Kadee

Kadee Schwingel | Kadee@rivertownfinance.com

Kadee moved up to Grand Rapids from Anna Maria Island, Florida to attend school at Calvin College. She is currently a staff accountant and is excited to continue in her accounting career at Rivertown Finance. She is eager to use all of her skills in order to serve others. In her spare time, Kadee loves cooking, traveling, horseback riding and running with her two Cavalier King Charles Spaniels.






Donna

Donna Sterling | donna@rivertownfinance.com

Donna is not only Roxanne’s mom but she is a respected mother figure to the entire team. If only every company had a "mom" like her to take care of them! Donna has a business management degree but has spent many years doing the bookkeeping for a variety of businesses and has grown tremendously since joining the team. She is as loyal and honest as they come! Donna loves spoiling her grandchildren and her 110 lb. German Shepherd. She also enjoys teaching Sunday School at her church.





Melanie

Melanie Suk | Melanie@rivertownfinance.com

As a stay at home mom , Melanie was looking to do part time work that would be flexible and be a place where she knew she was serving others. Rivertown is that place. Her organizational skills have helped her fill a needed roll as our Setup Specialist. She is also active in her local community by participating in the Wayland Elementary Parents Association and as the Vice President of Friends of Henika District Library. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children. She also enjoys reading, hanging with friends and scrapbooking.





Vanessa

Vanessa Bradley | Vanessa@rivertownfinance.com

Vanessa recently graduated from Davenport University, obtaining her Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Accounting from Davenport as well! Vanessa has come to Rivertown Finance eager to begin her career in Accounting, and to build new relationships! When Vanessa is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family (including her adorable Niece, Aminah). She also enjoys spending time with friends, cooking, traveling, attending church, and reading.





Heather

Heather Jaworski | Heather@rivertownfinance.com

Heather is one of the newest members of our team. She is from the small town of Wayland, MI. She attended Grand Valley State University where she got a degree in History. After Grand Valley, Heather was feeling that history might not be the way that she wanted to go. She then made the decision to attend Davenport University where she completed her Masters of Business Administration in December. She is looking forward to working with Rivertown Finance. Heather also looks forward to getting to know her clients and helping them with their needs. In her free time, Heather likes to read and watch TV. She also enjoys spending time with her family and her 2 adorable dogs, Willow and Jaxx.