About Brecken Business Solutions
Accountant/ Bookkeeper in Castle Rock, Colorado
BOOKKEEPING Services | Payroll Services | Business Consulting Services | Sales Tax Services
Devin Mortensen started Brecken Business Solutions in 2017. Devin received her undergraduate degree in accounting at Brigham Young University and later went on to receive her Masters of Accounting at the University of Denver. Following her education, she became a Certified Public Accountant in Colorado and accepted a job with Deloitte where she worked for two years before starting a family. After welcoming her daughter Brecken she and Lori decided to start Brecken Business Solutions to serve small businesses.
Devin Mortensen, CPA
Founder and Principal
Devin graduated from BYU in 2015 with a Bachelor’s in Accounting and went on to complete her Master's in Accounting the following year at the University of Denver. She started her career working in the Business Tax Services division of Deloitte Tax Denver where she became a CPA. After having her first child she left public accounting to start Brecken Business Solutions in 2017. Since starting the business, she has enjoyed working with small businesses to help them create strong processes around their accounting so they can meet all tax requirements and make the best decisions for their business. Devin lives in Colorado and enjoys being outdoors with her family.
Rachel Foppiano joined the Brecken Business team in 2021. She earned her Accounting Degree at Keiser University in Florida and has over 15 years of experience in the industry. Rachel holds a PHRca Certification(Professional in Human Resources - California).
Ella Thomas has been working at Brecken Business Solutions since 2018. She is currently working on her bachelor's degree in Accounting with a minor in Business Management from the University of the People. She has many years of experience working in the accounting industry. Ella is a Notary Public in California and holds a certification in Financial Accounting from The Wharton School.
Susan received her bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado Denver in 1996. She has worked in the accounting field in various industries for over 28 years. She has been with Brecken Business Solutions for a year and counting.
Sara joined Brecken Business Solutions in 2022. She received her bachelors degree in accounting and has 5 years of bookkeeping and tax experience. She lives in Maryland and loves spending time with family and friends, cooking and decorating.
April is a lifelong resident of Nebraska where she lives with her son, dog and two cats. She graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration/Accounting and an MBA from Chadron State College. She has worked in both public and private accounting handling both accounting and payroll. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and loves to travel to Colorado for hiking and adventures
Breanne Walker has worked at Brecken Business Solutions since 2020. She earned a bachelor's degree in Finance from Brigham Young University. She previously worked for Goldman Sachs, an international investment bank, before joining BBS. There she gained experience in financial statement analysis and reporting.
Ashley joined Brecken Business Solutions in 2022. She received her Masters of Taxation and Accounting from Florida Gulf Coast University. Ashley has worked in the accounting industry for over 6 years. Her background includes audit, estate and tax. In her free time Ashley enjoys spending time with her family and friends soaking up the Florida sunshine.
Ashley joined Brecken Business Solutions in January of 2022. She used to work in the dental field and is now a stay-at-home Mom of 3 young boys who keep her very busy! She lives in Logan, UT and enjoys easy access to the mountains where she enjoys hiking and skiing.
Ellen, an accounting graduate, gained most of her experience while working for multiple small to medium size firms in the San Francisco Bay Area (ecommerce, real estate investment/property management, biotech, legal, hi-tech, manufacturing, restaurant), as well as a freelance consultant. Part of her work/life balance includes owning an Airbnbspending time in the great outdoors (surrounded by national forest/state parks) with her husband and three fur babies.
Sales Tax Specialist
Monica received her Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting from Athens State University in 1995. She has over 27 years of accounting experience with 22 of those years specializing in Sales and Use Tax. She currently resides in Huntsville Alabama with her husband, retired First Sergeant Al Nixon. Together they have two children and a 2-1/2 year old grandson. She enjoys spending time with family and friends. Monica joined Brecken Business Solutions in 2023.