Allentown's Premier Nonprofit and Small Business Consulting Firm
Grow Your Business with Pride
Allen Street Consulting is owned and operated by business and finance professionals Heidi I. Jones and Terry Mickelson. The combined skillset of this founding team and their talented staff uniquely positions Allen Street Consulting to provide streamlined, effective finance and operations solutions to small businesses and nonprofits.
Let us help grow your business with integrated solutions so you can focus on what you do best. Our staff will work hand in hand with your team to provide personalized service. From timesheets and payroll to taxes and expenses, Allen Street Consulting is big enough to handle all the needs of your small business or nonprofit, but small enough to provide personalized service to your team.
Terry Mickelson, Partner
After working for the Internal Revenue Service for ten years, Terry earned his license as an Enrolled Agent, which allows him to practice before all tax authorities. At Allen Street Consulting, Terry is an accomplished consultant who provides effective tax, financial and business solutions to small businesses and nonprofits. By working directly with individual taxpayers on tax law and compliance issues, Terry has earned years of experience and a wealth of understanding on all levels of taxation related to helping individuals, small businesses and nonprofits. Terry is an Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor as well as a Certified Enterprise Solutions Advisor. Terry holds a bachelor of arts in music with a minor in mathematics from Northern Arizona State University.
Alexandra is a full-time bookkeeper at Allen Street Consulting. A lover of all things technological, she excels at cracking the toughest of QuickBooks challenges. In her free time, she dabbles in lettering, illustration, and makeup artistry. She is a mother to her three cats Corpsegrinder, Mochi, and Fatticus.
Kristen is a bookkeeper, tax preparer and chief scanner at Allen Street Consulting. After seven years of working in the trenches of social work, she decided to return to the field of finance. Kristen has over ten years working as an accounting, budget and grant manager. She has served as a board officer for various local non-profit organizations and is a graduate of Leadership Niagara. She continues to work as an advocate for individuals who experience mental illness, substance abuse, homelessness, and poverty. In her spare time, Kristen is a guerilla gardener, a fiber artist, and beader; and enjoys orienteering, kayaking and hiking adventures. Kristen has a bachelor of arts degree in philosophy and a masters degree in social work from SUNY at Buffalo (University of Buffalo).
Christina focuses on streamlining payroll processes and compliance for Allen Street clients. She also assists with client tax preparation, business management, and not for profit consultation. In her personal time she rides dressage and hunter horses professionally, and hikes with her three rescue dogs. Christina holds BAs in German, Latin and Religious Studies from Franklin and Marshall College, as well as a JD from Cornell Law School and a Masters of Law and Legal Practice from the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin.
Alex is a bookkeeper and tax preparer at Allen Street Consulting. With a diverse background ranging from nonprofit development to professional baking, he is passionate about the success and sustainability of small businesses and unique organizations. Alex is an Ohio native and graduate of BGSU Firelands. Outside of Allen Street, you can find him digging for records, tinkering with his synthesizers, or admiring his wonderful cat Mascha.