Tia B. Bernholtz



Tia B. Bernholtz, joined Swanson Hinsch & Co. CPA’s in December 2017 as a tax season intern.   In May 2018, she accepted a staff accountant position on our team. Tia assists in various bookkeeping and tax areas, including: payroll processing and reporting, and preparing and reviewing tax returns.

She graduated from Minnesota State University – Mankato in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting after first obtaining her Associates degree from Iowa Lakes Community College in May 2015.   While in college, she received an In-State Tuition Scholarship and a Presidential Scholarship Award.   She was a member of the National Honor Society and the recipient of the Rotary Club Service Above Self Award and the Purple Cord Award for her strong commitment to community service.

Tia grew up in Estherville, IA.   Her previous work experience includes working in public accounting as an administrative assistant for three tax seasons as well as working summers at a resort doing whatever was necessary to keep things running smoothly.  

She is very excited to continue to gain knowledge and experience while being a member of a great CPA team.   Her “can do” attitude will serve her and the Swanson Hinsch clients well.

When not in the office, Tia enjoys boating and spending time with her family and friends at their cabin in Arnold’s Park, Iowa. She is the proud aunt of her three year old nephew, Kamden.