About Us


A little more about the people of V & R Accounting…

Sue Voth

Enrolled Agent

Sue Voth owns V & R Accounting, Inc. in Quincy, IL.  She has been in the tax preparation field for 30 years.  Her firm prepares over 1500 returns of all types – individual, partnership, corporate and trust & estate.  She specializes in small business tax planning.

She has been an enrolled agent since 1983. She graduated from John Wood Community College.  She is a nationally recognized speaker on various tax topics.  She currently teaches for the University of Illinois federal tax school program.

She is a member of NATP and NAEA.

Kim Parrish

Certified Public Accountant

Kim started at V & R Accounting in January of 2011. She has over 30 years of tax and accounting experience with 17 years of public accounting and 13 years as comptroller of a small business. She is also the Business Manager for a local nonprofit agency.

She graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Kim passed her CPA exam in May 1983 and was awarded the Elijah Watts Sells award for passing the Uniform AICPA exam with high distinction. She is licensed by the IL Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.

Kesi Holbrook


Kesi Holbrook joined V & R Accounting, Inc in November, 2016. She graduated in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Quincy University.

She has over 15 years of experience as a financial analyst, specializing in the healthcare and higher education industries. She manages the Columbia, MO location and handles the sales tax and accounting needs for our clients.

Kesi is married and has 5 children residing in Columbia, MO. She enjoys working out, golfing and keeping up with 5 boys.

Jessica Vowels

Enrolled Agent

Jessica Vowels, EA has been with V & R since February 2017. She has 15 years of experience in the tax preparation field and enjoys working with her clients helping them pay the least amount of tax legally possible.

She graduated from John Wood Community College in 2014 with an Associates degree in Accounting. She also handles the IT part of V & R.

She is a Quincy native and lives here with her 2 children. She enjoys socializing with friends and family.

Janet Shriver


Janet Shriver joined V & R in December 2017 as our payroll specialist.  She handles the payrolls and all the payroll taxes.  She has 5 years of payroll experience and enjoys working with our clients handling their payroll requirements.

She attended Gem City Business College and has 15 years of experience in Municipal Accounting. 

Janet is married to her bestfriend, Kent and they enjoy camping with friends. 

Chris Russell


Chris joined V & R Accounting, Inc. in March 2016.  She graduated from Quincy College with a Bachelor’s degree.  She is the friendly face of V & R as she greets our clients and handles the receptionist duties of our office.

 She enjoys being outdoors and working with gardening and landscaping ideas.  Cooking is also a favorite of Chris’s to share with her family and her fellow employees.

She spends quality time with her family – especially her grandson Alex and creating memories that she shares with others through her scrapbooking skills.