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Administrative/Marketing Team

Julie K. Elbert
10+ Years of Service

Julie joined EV & Co. in 1994 as a member of the support staff. She took a leave from the firm in 1997 to have twins, and she returned in 2004.

Julie is currently in charge of overseeing the administrative side of the firm’s Asset Management/Investment Programs. This includes filling out applications, keeping track of new and existing accounts, coordinating schedules for all appointments, processing contributions, making transfers, and printing various tax related reports when needed. She also does numerous administrative duties which include processing tax returns and financial statements, making appointments, and ordering supplies for the firm. She is on the Firm Systems and Procedures Committee where they develop best practices and procedures within the firm.

Julie is married and has three children. She is a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Algona VIP, Algona PTO, and Algona Booster Club, and she volunteers at various community events.

Judy A. Jensen
5+ Years of Service

Judy joined the Okoboji office as part of the firm's support staff in August 2006. Judy came to the firm after 18 years of serving children and teachers at the Spirit Lake Elementary School as a para educator and ILS lab manager.

She is responsible for various administrative duties, as well as being a member of our Firm Systems and Procedures Committee.

One of her favorite parts about being in the lakes area is the accessibility to the beautiful trail system as she enjoys riding bikes, walking, and being outdoors with her husband and grandchildren. As an involved member of her church, she likes taking part in several of its ministries. She also enjoys participating in many community activities including: BRASL, supporting local sports & music, and other events sponsored by the Iowa Great Lakes Trails Association. Judy is also an avid sports fan and enjoys cheering on the Iowa State Cyclones and Chicago Cubs.

Stacie L. Langerman
20+ Years of Service

Stacie joined the firm's support staff at the Algona office in July of 1993.

She is responsible for numerous support functions for our firm, including the firm's accounting and coordinating the collection and processing of client billings and receivables. Stacie was also instrumental in establishing our current computer system for processing client information. Stacie serves on the Marketing Committee.

Stacie attended Winona State University and Iowa Lakes Community College.

She resides in rural Whittemore with her husband, Jim, and their three children, Connor, Cameron, and Carlie Jo. She is an active member of her church, St. Cecelia’s, and also participates in various programs at Bishop Garrigan. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, riding motorcycle, and watching her kids doing their extra-curricular activities.

Jill M. Rhead

Jill joined EV & Co. in 2011 and is currently a member of the administrative staff.

Jill is involved with numerous support functions for our firm as part of the Humboldt office, including the firm's accounting and coordinating the collection and processing of client billings and receivables. She serves on our Marketing Committee, which focuses on how to most efficiently serve and reach our clients.

After attending Iowa State University, Jill graduated with a Bachelor degree in Business Marketing.

Jill resides in Humboldt with her husband Alex and children, Axel and Ada. Jill is involved in various community activities. She enjoys reading, cheering on the Iowa State Cyclones, playing with her kids outside, and spending time with her family. 


Angela J. Schmidt
5+ Years of Service

Angela has been with EV & Co. since December of 2008.

She is a member of the support staff and is responsible for a variety of administrative duties including making appointments, processing financial statements and tax returns, and ordering firm supplies. She also oversees the insurance program and is a member of the Marketing Committee.

Angela currently lives in West Bend with her son, Parker.

Darcy L. Tacheny

Darcy joined EV & Co. in September 2013 as Firm Coordinator.

She is responsible for a variety of duties within the firm to include Marketing Coordinator, and the E-Filing of tax returns. She attended Spencer School of Business. Darcy resides in Burt with her husband Mark and two sons, Justin and Jacob. She enjoys spending time with her family. Hobbies include gardening, being a fan of her nephews racing, and cheering on her children in their extra-curricular activities.


Mary J. Zebedee

Mary joined EV & Co. in 2016 and is currently a member of the administrative staff in the Fairmont office.

Mary attended Southwest State University in Marshall, Minnesota and graduated with a BS in Office Administration. She has spent the last seven years working as an Administrative Assistant for another CPA firm before joining EV & Co.

Mary resides in rural Winnebago, Minnesota with her husband, Steve, and their two sons, Jake and Ike. She enjoys spending time with her family camping during the summer and enjoys reading, scrapbooking, crocheting and continuing to cheer on her boys in their extra-curricular activities.