Meet Our Staff:
Gregory A. Munro, CPA
Greg is the managing partner of the firm. He joined the firm in 1983 after working six years for a regional accounting firm. He became a partner in 1993 and managing partner on June 1, 2009.
Greg works closely with business owners and individuals providing them with accounting, tax and consulting services.
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants. His business and community involvement includes Past President of the Commercial Club of Portland, Past President of the National Association of Accountants and North Clackamas County Chamber of Commerce board member.
Greg is a 1977 graduate of Oregon State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting.
Elaine Von Wald, CPA
Elaine Von Wald is the tax and accounting manager with the firm of Beemer, Smith & Munro, LLP. She joined the firm in 1984, and has worked in the profession since 1980 and previously worked as an accountant in private industry. She graduated from Portland State University in 1979.
Elaine is the primary tax professional with the firm, and also works with clients in the areas of tax, financial statement reporting, retirement plan compliance and estate planning.
Professionally Elaine is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, the Oregon Society of CPAs and is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Portland.
The firm encourages community service. Elaine is the treasurer of Trinity Lutheran Church and School in northeast Portland, is chairperson of the Supervisory (audit) Committee for IBEW & United Workers Federal Credit Union and is a member of the East Portland Chamber of Commerce.
Rosie Brammer, CPA
Rosie Brammer joined the firm in 2018 and has worked in the profession since 2009. She graduated from Southern Oregon University in 2015 and also received her CPA Licensure from the state of Oregon in 2015.
As a tax professional with the firm, Rosie works with clients in areas of tax, QuickBooks assistance, and financial statement reporting. She believes in a holistic approach to accounting which leads her to advise clients not only on tax planning but their overall financial needs.
Professionally, Rosie is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), the Oregon Society of CPA’s (OSCPA). She is the current Chair of the OSCPA Women's Initiative Committee and the Past Chair of the OSCPA Career Development Committee. She is a graduate of the AICPA Leadership Academy Class of 2016 and an elected member of the AICPA Women’s Initiative Executive Committee for a three year term starting May 2019.
Rebecca J. Johnson, EA
Rebecca joined the firm in 2016 as a Staff Accountant and Tax Preparer and has been in the tax field since 2008. In 2010 she became a State of Oregon Licensed Tax Preparer and in 2015 she received her IRS Enrolled Agent credentials. She specializes in small business accounting and tax return preparation. Rebecca has over a decade of experience with payroll processing and QuickBooks. Rebecca is a QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor.
Trang joined the firm in 2020 as a Staff Accountant and Tax Preparer.
Katie C. Shultz Walker
Katie Shultz Walker began with the firm in December 2010. She is in charge of the day to day office administration and accounting. She is also the office recycling guru and helps us run the office as green as possible.
Having previously spent two years as an Office Manager with a local mortgage broker and real estate firm, her organization and time management skills are fully utilized. She is a graduate of the University of Vermont where she received a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies.