firm profile

We are committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients. We take pride in giving you the assurance that the personal assistance you receive comes from years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen. Our continual investment of time and resources in professional continuing education, state-of-the-art computer technology and extensive business relationships is indicative of our commitment to excellence.


We believe in the value of relationships. We view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that our success is a result of your success.


While offering the timely and comprehensive accounting services necessary to succeed in today's business economy, the Firm of Van Houten & Associates, PC, also seeks to tailor its services individually for each client.


Achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction by tailoring accounting services to meet each of our client’s specific needs.

Our Team


Brad Van Houten

Managing Director
Provides management and guidance for Van Houten & Associates, PC.

Jeremy Maxwell CPA, CCIFP

Audit Senior Manager
Jeremy leads the audit practice for Van Houten & Associates. He obtained his B.S. in Accounting from Arkansas Tech University. Jeremy holds an active CPA license in Arkansas, North Carolina, and Texas and holds an active certification as a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional. He a member of the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also an active member in the Central Texas Chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association and is a member of the National Executive Committee of the Construction Financial Management Association.

Paige Heard

Tax Senior Manager
Manages tax compliance, planning, preparation, and research functions. Oversees the completion of accurate tax returns to ensure tax minimization for firm clients. Manages the firm’s tax team

Stephanie Rye

Accounting Services Manager
Graduated with a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting from Tarleton State University. Stephanie has spent her whole career with Van Houten & Associates. She has more than 20 years of experience in tax and client accounting services

James Klassen

Audit Supervisor
James is currently working as an Audit Senior with Van Houten & Associates. He obtained his B.S. in Accounting and M.S. in Accounting with a concentration in Management Information Systems from the University of Houston – Clear Lake. James holds an active CPA license in Texas and Tennessee, and is an active member of the AICPA & CFMA.