Staff Profiles


We work with you on a personal level to determine the best solutions for your unique needs, then leverage our seasoned expertise to achieve the best possible results.


We are your trusted partner in success. Our firm is large enough to offer a full range of professional services at a fair price, but small enough to give you the individual attention that you deserve.


Rest assured that when a need arises, our firm is ready and capable to handle everything for you so you can focus on what matters most to you.

Click here to get details on the preparers at each of our locations

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Inver Grove Heights Preparers

Steven J Gotham, EA

With 31 years of experience, Steve is not only an enrolled agent, but also the owner of Gotham Tax Service, LLC. Steve founded the company 18 years ago in 2002.

Specializes in: Individual, Small Business, Rental, Partnerships, Estates, Trusts, S-Corporate Returns, Gift Tax and All States. In addition, Steve also works with the IRS for problem resolution.

Professional Affiliations: NAEA, NATP, NTPI Fellow

Angela Gotham

Angela has been with Gotham Tax Service since 2014 and is eager for her first year as a tax preparer in 2019.

Specializes in: Individual returns

Professional Affiliations: NATP

Steve Heasley

With 18 years of experience, Steve joined the Gotham Tax team in 2012 and is available at the Inver Grove Heights office on most evenings and weekends.

Specializes in: Individual, Small Business, Rental and resolving any IRS issues for his clients.

Professional Affiliations: None

Deb Fors

With 5 years of experience as a receptionist at Gotham Tax Service, Deb is excited to start her first year as a preparer. Before coming to Gotham Tax, Deb ran her own business for 15 years.

Specializes in:  Individual Tax Returns

Mallory Mueller


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South Minneapolis Preparers

Kathy Heikke

With over 40 years of experience, Kathy joined Gotham Tax Service when we acquired Minnehaha Tax in 2021. Kathy works hard keeping her clients informed of tax laws that will affect their returns.

Specializes in:  Individual, S-Corporations, Partnerships/Rentals, Estates/Trusts and All States

Jeff Baker, EA

With 16 years of experience, Jeff joined the Gotham Tax team in 2015 and continues to be a key member of our South Minneapolis team.

Specializes in: Individual, Small Business, Rental, All States, and resolution of IRS problems.

Professional Affiliations: NAEA, NATP

Evans Gemegah, EA

With 5 years of experience, Evans is an enrolled agent who is excited to join the Gotham Tax team this year! Evans says, “All are welcome!”

Specializes in: Individual, Small Business, Rental, and Gift Tax

Professional Affiliations: NATP, NAEA, NTPI Fellow

Rosa Pederson

With 7 years of experience, Rosa joins Gotham Tax Service this year in our South Minneapolis office.

Specializes in:  Individual and Small Business Returns

Jocelyn Ramirez


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South St. Paul Preparers

Jody Dalske

With 25+ years of experience, Jody joined Gotham Tax Service in 2008. Jody is the lead preparer in South St Paul.

Specializes in: Individual, Small Business, Rental, All States and works diligently with her clients to resolve any IRS problems.

Professional Affiliations: NATP

Nikki Andrews, EA

With 2 years of professional tax preparation experience; Nikki is new to the Gotham Tax Team this year. Nikki has 15 years of experience as a legal professional and is an enrolled agent.

Nikki is passionate about ensuring our clients understand what they need to do to comply with tax laws and preserving every taxpayer’s freedom to the privileges afforded under the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights.

Specializes in: Individual, Small Business and Rental returns; Minnesota and Wisconsin.

Professional Affiliations: NATP, NAEA

Nikki is available for appointments in the South St. Paul office on Thursdays and Fridays.

Jacob Sobaszkiewicz

Mallory Mueller
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East St. Paul Preparers

Keith Deckert

With 21 years of experience, Mr. Deckert joined Gotham Tax Service last year when we acquired Horrisberger Tax in 2021.

Specializes in: Individual, Estates, and Gift Tax returns

Octavia Starr

With 5 years of experience, Octavia joined Gotham Tax Service in 2021. Octavia is an eager learner and is excited to be on our Eastside St Paul team.

Specializes in: Individual, Small Business and IRS Issues

Mark Lombardi

With 2 years of experience in handling individual tax returns as well as small business returns, Mark is happy to join Gotham Tax Service this year in our East St Paul office.

Specializes in: Individual returns, making and keeping relationships with the clients while keeping up to date with their needs in a professional and timely manner.

Professional Affiliations: NATP

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West St. Paul Preparers

Margaret Henehan

Angela Gotham

Mark Lombardi



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Golden Valley Preparers

Naomi Nygaard