About Founder’s CPA

Founder’s CPA is a boutique accounting firm located in Chicago that focuses on outsourced accounting services for startups and small businesses. We pride ourselves on being a trusted adviser for startup founders and small business owners across the country. Our breadth of service offerings leverage technology adoption and streamlined processes to deliver tailored accounting solutions to each one of our clients’ unique needs. We refuse to accept the inefficient and burdensome “old school” approach to accounting and seek to innovate alongside our clients to deliver scalable accounting solutions.

We believe in an outcomes based approach to work and emphasize individual accountability. We’re looking for reliable team members who deliver an exceptional work product that they’re proud to put their name on!

  • Flexible work environment

  • Team happy hours and outings

  • Technology stipend

  • Office drinks and snacks

  • Casual dress and work environment

  • Profit sharing / Performance Bonuses

Our Team

  • Curt Mastio, CPA

    Founder / Managing Partner

  • Chris Arlinghaus

    Senior Accounting Services Manager

  • Abdul Syed, CPA

    Tax Manager

  • Colin Burton, CPA

    Accounting Services Manager

  • Jill Wade

    People & Operations Manager

  • Zach Carnes

    Senior Associate

  • Ida Uddstahl, CPA

    Accounting Services Manager

  • Megan Westcott, CPA

    Accounting Services Manager

  • Martina Pokorski

    Senior Associate

  • Abbie Hohe

    Senior Associate

  • Meg Biggart


  • Tony Wu, CPA

    Tax Associate

  • Gibson Chean

    Tax Associate

  • Dena Abdelaziz

    Senior Associate

  • Rebecca Berger

    Executive Assistant

  • Jake Sokolowski, CPA


  • Scott Brillhart, CPA