Ursula Perkins, CPA

Ursula Perkins, CPA, Opsahl Dawson


Ursula has a day of the year that is “dear to her heart”. It is March 17, St. Patrick’s Day, a day to celebrate being Irish. You see, Ursula was born in Ireland and moved to the United States as a teenager. She loved learning about American culture!

Ursula was excited to join our firm in 2010. She is currently a Tax Manager in the Individual Tax Department. She specializes in individual, trusts & estate tax returns. She also enjoys assisting her clients with their small business needs. She is chair of the WSCPA’s Vancouver chapter and a member of the WSCPA Political Action Committee.

She enjoys working with students at Washington State University’s Vancouver campus where she participates in the business coaching program and student alumni panel.

In 2004 she earned her degree in business administration from Washington State University Vancouver, majoring in accounting and finance, and graduating summa cum laude.

She also received the “Outstanding Undergraduate Student Achievement Award” for her graduating class. She obtained her CPA in 2007. Prior to becoming a CPA, Ursula had a career in the banking industry.

Ursula loves living in the Pacific Northwest where she enjoys clamming, crabbing, fishing, camping, boating, and riding ATV quads with family and friends.