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About Us


For years, McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients's needs through research and sound analysis. McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism.

Our Team

Don M. McNurlin, CPA 303-988-5648 Certified Public Accountant

Don McNurlin is the founding owner of the Firm. He started his own practice in 1987 as a Certified Public Accountant; in 1990 this practice merged with M. James Sealock. In June 1993, the merger was dissolved and what is now McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. was formed.

Don spent four years as treasurer of Blackgold Energy Resources Inc., an oil and production company, responsible for financial and tax matters for Blackgold and several affiliated companies. Prior to that, he worked for five years in the audit department of Fox & Co., a national CPA firm where he audited both public and private companies.

Don graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Denver with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He holds a CPA certificate in Colorado and is an active member of the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has also participated in a number of organizations devoted to small businesses and non-profits and has volunteered in numerous youth athletic endeavors.

Kim Hitchcock, CPA 720-457-1862 Certified Public Accountant

Kim is one of the shareholders in the Firm. She started her career in Maryland with a regional CPA firm specializing in small business and homeowner association audits. She moved to Alaska in 1998 where she worked for the Big-4 firm, KPMG LLP as a Tax Manager with an emphasis on the taxation and annual reporting for Nonprofit Organizations, small businesses, insurance companies, Alaska Native Corporations and individuals. Kim and her family moved to Colorado in 2007 where she spent two years working as a senior tax analyst in the manufacturing industry before joining McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C.

Kim specializes in all areas of accounting and taxation including audits, reviews, compilations and financial statement preparation as well as the taxation of individuals, partnerships, LLCs, corporations and trusts.

Kim graduated with honors from Pennsylvania State University and is currently licensed in Colorado, Maryland and Alaska. She is a member of the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Kim participates in more than 40 hours annually of seminars and courses of continuing education in the maintenance of her license as a CPA.

Crystal Brady 303-988-5648

Crystal is the Accounting Manager for the Firm. She has been in the accounting profession for over 13 years and she brings a wide range of skills to the practice. When not at the office, Crystal enjoys time with her horses and rescue mission.

Stephen P. Kessler, CPA 303-988-5648 Certified Public Accountant

Steve is a full time accountant for McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. Steve specializes in all areas of taxation including individuals, partnerships (LLCs), corporations, trusts, estates, and tax planning. He also has experience in audits, reviews, compilations, and financial statement preparation. He has vast experience with small to medium size businesses.

Steve has over 30 years of experience in public and private accounting. He has served as controller of three medium sized businesses (revenues from 10 million to 20 million a year) and worked with three public accounting firms.

Steve graduated from the University of Denver with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Accountancy. He is a member of the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Kimberly Sheahan, CPA 303-988-5648 Certified Public Accountant

Kimberly Sheahan is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). She specializes in all areas of taxation including corporations, partnerships and individuals.

Kimberly graduated from the University of Kansas with a B.S. in Accounting and is in her tenth year of public accounting. She started her career focusing on bookkeeping, payroll taxes and individual taxation at a local Kansas firm. After that she moved into real estate partnership, high net-worth individual taxation and corporate taxation. As an avid rock climber she decided to move to the mountains in 2013 and has added knowledge of banking institutions to her repertoire.

Working in each of these disciplines has given Kimberly a well-rounded background that allows her to address a wide range of needs for her clients. She has also developed a niche in representing clients in front of the IRS to resolve complex tax controversies. She advises on entity selection, annual tax planning and strategies, and new Federal, State and Local tax laws. Kimberly also analyzes the overall health of a business and connects owners to other necessary professionals; particularly in legal and financial fields. She strives to be a resource for her clients by having a strong professional network.

Lauren Kested 303-988-5648

Lauren is a Senior Auditor with the Firm. She recently completed her Masters program and is now working on the final steps to obtain her CPA certification. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.

Sarah Homan 303-988-5648

Sarah Homan joined McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. in 2018 as a Staff Accountant working in our Audit Department.

Bio coming soon!

Jim Bollum 303-988-5648

Jim is a Senior Accountant with over 25 years of experience in accounting. Jim got his start in accounting while in the United States Navy. While he has a wide range of experience including large publicly traded fortune 500 companies, he has most recently been working with startups and smaller private companies.

Jim is a Denver native and who has lived in San Diego, CA and Houston, TX. He has traveled around the United States and to more than 14 other countries for various personal and professional reasons.

Christina Knell 303-988-5648

Christina joined McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. in 2018 as a Senior Accountant.

Bio coming soon!

Bobbi Blakley 303-988-5648

Bobbi is the firm administrator and has worked at McNurlin, Hitchcock & Associates, P.C. for more than 20 years. She is responsible for client relations, including billing and collections, personnel matters and all office administration.

Her skill at handling so many jobs comes from experience: in previous positions, Bobbi has been a bookkeeper, accounting clerk, secretary and clerical support. She has an Associate Degree in Accounting from Midlands Technical College in Columbia, SC.

Erin Armand, CPA 303-988-5648 Certified Public Accountant

Erin has been a tax preparer with McNurlin, Hitchcock and Associates, P.C. for over 5 years.

Additional bio coming soon!

Cindy Dombrowski 303-988-5648

Cindy is a part time Administrative Assistant who works with Bobbi to keep the front desk running smoothly!