Cheryl Hull, CPA
Cheryl was raised in Redding until her family moved to Billings, Montana when she was 13. Cheryl attended school in Billings and completed her first year of college at Eastern Montana College by the time she graduated from high school.
Cheryl got a jump start on her college career before she and her family left Montana for Boise, Idaho where it slowed a little. Cheryl worked full time in the accounting field while attending Boise State University part time. She ultimately earned a Bachelors of Business Administration, Accounting from Boise State University in 1978.
Cheryl worked at Coopers & Lybrand as a tax accountant in Boise, Idaho for two years before moving to Alaska. During her eight years in Anchorage, she worked in a small local accounting firm for Charles Bingham, CPA before establishing her own accounting and tax practice.
In 1989, Cheryl came home to California, living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. Cheryl worked in the high tech industry for 16 years before really coming home, moving with her husband and son to “the piney woods” of Shingletown, 30 miles east of Redding.
Cheryl joined D.H. Scott & Company as a Tax Manager in 2006 and enjoys working on all sorts of income tax and general business consulting projects. There are always new challenges and new things to learn, rarely a boring moment at D.H. Scott & Company!
Cheryl has served on the board of Soroptimist International of Downtown Redding since 2009 as treasurer and treasurer-elect. Cheryl also volunteers for Nor-Cal Think Pink, handing out breast cancer awareness information bags and assisting with the Think Pink store at the Sundial Bridge celebration on Think Pink day each October.
Cheryl and her geologist husband enjoy their life in the mountains with their numerous cats and dogs and getting over to the coast to visit their son, daughter-in-law and grandsons. Since returning to the Redding area, Cheryl and her husband like to spend time with family members and childhood friends who still live in the area and lots of new friends who have also come from somewhere else to enjoy beautiful Northern California
Christine M. Rojas, CPA, CISA
Director of Accounting, Auditing and Quality Control
Christy Rojas has been a Manager at D.H. Scott and Company since 2013. She grew up in Cottonwood and went to West Valley High School. From there she went on to study at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo where she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a focus on Accounting and Information Systems. Upon graduation, Christy worked for the Big 4 accounting firm Ernst & Young in San Francisco. Concurrently, she studied at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana where she graduated magna cum laude with a Master of Science in Accounting. Prior to joining D.H. Scott & Company, Christy worked at EY for nine years, including two years at the Sydney, Australia office, with a focus on financial statement and IT risk related audits and consulting services.
Christy is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and provides accounting services for a broad range of clients. She especially enjoys working with not-for-profit entities.
Christy returned to Redding to raise her three young boys and enjoy the active lifestyle that the North State offers. Christy has a daily yoga practice including a home and studio asana practice and a regular meditation practice to experience the union of body, mind and spirit (and keep her sane with three young boys at home). She chooses to opt-outside whenever possible and enjoys camping, snowboarding, swimming, biking and hiking the beautiful lakes, mountains, rivers and trails in our area.
Ron Massey, CPA
Ron Massey obtained his Bachelors of Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting in 2007 from Humboldt State University. Since then Ron has obtained vast tax, accounting, and auditing knowledge by providing valuable tax and accounting services to the local Northern California economy.
Ron obtained his license to practice as a Certified Public Accountant in 2012 and began working at D.H. Scott & Company in 2014. While working with the tax and accounting professionals at D.H. Scott & Company, Ron acquired the skills, knowledge and experience needed to provide top quality tax and accounting services to the North State. Ron became a Manager at D.H. Scott & Company in 2017 and provides expert tax, accounting, and auditing services to a wide range of individuals, businesses, not-for-profit organizations and governmental entities.
Ron’s hobbies include fishing, woodworking, and studying music theory. Ron enjoys spending time with his family and community. He enjoys watching his children play soccer; take dance lessons and perform dance routines; learn how to ride horses, fish, and play guitar. Ron and his family enjoy exploring Mt. Shasta and all the natural beauty that the North State has to offer.
David Gilman, CPA
David joined D.H. Scott & Company and became a manager in 2017. He grew up in Redding and attended Central Valley High School. He went on to study at California State University, Chico where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration optioning in Accounting. Upon graduation, David went on to work for the regional firm Matson & Isom in Chico, California. While at Matson & Isom David serviced agricultural, not-for-profit, and governmental entities where he provided both tax preparation and financial reporting services.
David returned to Redding in 2012 where he joined XO Group as an Assistant Controller. With the help of the company’s New York Office, David designed and implemented and ABC Costing and Inventory Control system. Upon implementation, the company saw a dramatic decrease in the loss of inventory and improved the accuracy of real-time inventory totals and costs.
David’s hobbies include hunting, snowboarding, camping, traveling, gaming, and really anything involving technology. David enjoys spending time with his family and taking them on adventures throughout the North State.
Jennifer Patterson, CPA
Jennifer was born and raised in Ketchikan, Alaska. Following high school, she traveled to North Texas; San Francisco Bay Area; San Antonio, TX; and Ramstein, Germany before graduating from Saint Leo University just north of Tampa, Florida summa cum laude.
Jennifer worked at Brett Hendee, PA in Tampa before moving to Stafford, Virginia near Washington, DC. While in Virginia, she worked for The Wolf Group, where she finished the requirements for her CPA license and gained experience in international taxation, and MillerMusmar CPAs. Following her move to Grand Forks, ND she worked for Brady Martz & Associates for three and a half years.
Jennifer moved to Redding with her two children in 2018 when she joined D.H. Scott & Company as a Tax Manager. She is a generalist who prepares and reviews all types of tax returns, including Corporate, Partnership, Individual, Exempt Organization, Trusts and Estates, and others. She maintains her CPA license in both Washington and California and is also a member of the AICPA.
Jennifer is involved in the Northern California Girl Scouts through both her daughters, and participates in the Site Council at their school. She enjoys finding time to explore all the outdoor activities the Redding area has to offer, including hiking, kayaking, skiing, and camping.