About Kefauver, CPA

We are a small accounting firm located in Tijeras, NM, owned by Rachel Kefauver, CPA.

Rachel Kefauver, CPA

Rachel grew up on a farm in Iowa and moved to New Mexico through a national student exchange program in college. With the beautiful weather and unique people, she’s been a NM resident ever since. Her family moved to the East Mountains in 2005, their two amazing kids are surrounded with a wonderful network of family and friends in this wonderful community.

Rachel has been a CPA since 1994 and has worked in both public and private accounting, including REDW, Intel, and Furr’s Supermarkets. She is a member of the AICPA and NMSCPA and a proud supporter of Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Mexico.

Rachel enjoys working as a CPA and helping her clients. When not working, she enjoys playing racquetball, camping with her family, and hanging out with family and friends.

Patty Greene

Patty Greene received her Associate's Degree in Secretarial Administration and an Associate's Degree in Pre-Business from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, NM. Prior to working with Kefauver CPA PC, she worked at NMSU in the Physical Plant Accounts Payable Department, Educational Services Accounts Receivable Department and as the Administrative Secretary to the Physical Plant Director.

She has lived in the east mountains since 2000. She loves the area and small town of Edgewood. She enjoys spending time with her family and two adult sons and three dogs. In her spare time, she is passionate about racquetball, hiking and camping.

Dawn Gutierrez

Dawn grew up in a military family living all over the United States and in Europe. She became a New Mexican in 1979 and has grown to love the green chili, sunshine, and beautiful sunsets.

She received certificates in Bookkeeping and Accounting from Central New Mexico Community College. Prior to working with Kefauver CPA, PC, she was a Tax Specialist with H&R Block and a full charge bookkeeper for the non-Profit Sandia Peak Patrol. She also has experience in banking and small business operations.

Dawn met her husband in New Mexico and except for the 18 months living on Maui, she has lived in the East Mountains since 1980. She has a son, daughter, and one shoe chewing Labrador. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, crafts, salsa dancing, snow-skiing, and boating.