Meet Our Staff

Willing and ready to listen and provide you with the highest level of accounting and tax services you deserve. We are committed to one basic principle: our clients are our most important assets.

The staff at Saunders Nydegger, PC is dedicated to one thing and that is to assist our clients in their financial pursuits and obligations. From tax preparation to tax planning, from simple once a year bookkeeping to every day CFO responsibilities, we are here to help you succeed.

Zach Rittel, Senior Manager, CPA

Zach is a local to Cache Valley, growing up in Hyrum, Utah. He attended Utah State University where he earned his Bachelor of Arts and Masters in Accounting. He is also a certified public accountant (CPA). He specializes in dealing with small businesses, tax preparation, accounting services, and tax planning. In his free time, Zach enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters as well as reading a good book. Zach can help you understand the complexity and ease the pain of tax compliance and business ownership by being reliable and adaptable.

Flor Estrada, Senior Accountant

Flor is originally from Mexico and has lived in the states for 20 years. She specializes in working with construction companies, accounting services, and tax returns (especially for the Hispanic community). She has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Utah State University and is a proud USU Alum. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Accounting from Southern Utah University. She loves reading and traveling with her family. Flor is unique in that she can serve those who primarily speak Spanish, and will be upfront and honest while being respectful. Flor is someone who you can trust to work in your best interest.

Ronda Browning, Firm Administrator

 Ronda grew up in Stevensville, Montana and Rigby, Idaho. She is currently pursuing a double Bachelor’s of Science in Family History and Business Administration from Brigham Young University-Idaho. Ronda specializes in office management and operations, technical writing, and process development. She enjoys kayaking, fly fishing, and spending time with family and friends. She also loves every aspect of Utah State Athletics and learning about her family’s history. Ronda loves and appreciates a hard day’s work and will make you feel comfortable and valued as she assists you with any needs you may have. 

Shaunna England, Payroll Administrator

Shaunna is from Boise, Idaho, but has lived in Logan for many years. She attended Boise State University studying Elementary education and is skilled in software integration, corporate training, and technical writing. She is also a go-to individual for payroll services. She enjoys playing the piano and taking walks or jogs around her neighborhood. She will serve you with integrity and accuracy by attending to your every need and following through.

Nathan Lower, Staff Accountant

Nathan Lower is a native of Thatcher, Idaho. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University-Idaho and is currently pursuing his Master of Accounting from Utah State University. He specializes in individual and small business tax preparation as well as accounting services. Nathan enjoys spending time with his family outdoors hiking, fishing, and camping. Nathan will help you by putting his best effort to resolve whatever situation may arise, and will search for the answer to the most complex of questions. He is honest, trustworthy, and passionate and will make your tax experience smooth and efficient.

Shelby Johansen, Staff Accountant

Shelby is originally from Layton, Utah. She attended Utah State University and earned her Bachelor’s of Arts in Accounting and is currently pursuing her Masters of Accounting at Southern Utah University with an emphasis in tax. She specializes in bookkeeping, data analytics, marketing, and client relations. She is also fluent in Spanish. In her free time, she enjoys photography, spending time with her husband, and playing board/card games. Shelby easily connects and builds trust with clients, all while serving them with all their accounting needs. She will prioritize you and get the job done in a timely manner.

Kyrie Wallis, Billing Manager/ Staff Accountant

Kyrie is originally from Grace, Idaho, and is currently attending Western Governors University pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She specializes in accounts receivable, billing, collections, and other accounting services. In her free time, Kyrie enjoys boating, hiking, and spending time with her husband and daughter. She also enjoys baking. Kyrie works her hardest to efficiently send clients their invoices and help them with any concerns in a peaceful and positive manner. She is detail oriented and will perform every aspect of your services with integrity.

Whitten Burt, Staff Accountant

Whitten is a Cache Valley native, growing up in North Logan, Utah. Whitten is pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting and a taxation emphasis in the Masters of Accounting program at Utah State University. He specializes in accounting services and payroll procedures. Outside of work, Whitten enjoys traveling, hiking, and trying new food. Whitten is an honest, reliable resource for all of your payroll and accounting needs. 

Emma Seegmiller, Administrative Team Lead

Emma is from Boise Idaho and is currently pursuing a degree in Aviation Business Administration from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. She also received her associates degree from Utah State University. She specializes in customer interaction, public relations, and business administration. Emma enjoys hiking and swimming in her time off. Emma can help you by making you feel welcome and resolving any concerns you may have during every month of the year. She is committed to learning all she can to make your customer experience easier.

Megan England, Front Desk Administrator

Megan is a local of Cache Valley and attended Utah State University studying French and English. She has a specialty in academic review, quality control, and customer service. Megan enjoys watching movies, particularly thrillers, and shower karaoke. Megan will be the first face you see when you come into the office and she will always be smiling. She will help you have an efficient and pleasant experience with her kindness and personality. 

Bryan – The Intern

Bryan is from Layton, Utah and is currently a sophomore at Utah State University. He specializes in client interaction and office administration. When he’s not at work or school he likes to travel and dance. He will assist you by being positive and will do his best to make you feel comfortable as you use our services. Bryan will always be able to put a smile on your face.


The work ethic I have seen in the employees and CPA’s that work here outperform anywhere else. The managers find time to not only help customers efficiently, but employees too. My favorite thing about working here is the work environment. Everyone is so inviting and I’m so happy of my decision to work for such a high class firm.

Whitten Burt


The best part of my job is getting to work so closely with the Hispanic community and offering all of our services in Spanish.

Flor Estrada


While working at Saunders Nydegger, I have found the atmosphere to be one of open communication, with encouragement to improve and develop new skills. The success of our firm is placed in the hands of those who work here, which I appreciate. Recognition and a feeling of thankfulness is received almost daily. It inspires me to work harder and be even more dedicated.

Ronda Browning

Employee Testimonials

One of the best things about working at Saunders Nydegger is that everyone is so kind. They are more than willing to answer any questions and always put clients first. I am blessed to work at this firm!

Emma Seegmiller

 

Saunders Nydegger is a firm with character. We are able to be ourselves and share our ideas openly. It makes work a lot more fun when you’re friends with your coworkers.

Shelby Johansen