Meet the Team

Here they are, your friendly CPA for Freelancers® team. Dedicated to helping freelancers and the self-employed keep more of their hard-earned money in their pockets and keep their business finances on track.

Jonathan Medows, CPA, Founder

Jonathan MedowsJonathan Medows is a certified public accountant licensed in New York, New Jersey, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. He is also a recognized expert in taxation for freelancers and the self-employed—often tapped for his expert knowledge and perspective on self-employment taxation by national and regional publications such as The New York Post, BusinessWeek, Forbes taxation blog, WebCPA, CPA Practice Advisor and others. You can read some of Jonathan’s press coverage here.

Jonathan earned his Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, in economics and accounting and an MBA in finance from the Stern School of Business at New York University. However, his interests and education go far beyond accounting and  taxes. Jonathan also holds a Master of Arts in Judaic Studies and, although he decided to pursue accounting over a rabbinical career, Jonathan received his Rabbinic diploma from the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.  You can view his credentials here.

 

 

Gaynor Meilke, Marketing & Public Relations

DSC_9628Gaynor works to connect CPA for Freelancers® with freelancers and the self-employed individuals who can benefit from expert tax, accounting and business advice. She is responsible for managing the blog, advertising, and for expanding the CPA for Freelancers™ community.

Gaynor graduated from the University of Guelph in Guelph, Ontario with a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in consumer studies and marketing. She completed graduate studies in public relations and corporate communications at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario. She also earned a Master of Science degree in integrated marketing communications from Eastern Michigan University.