Meet Our Staff

Wilson & Wilson CPAs, Inc. is a firm that started back in 1980.  The firm first consisted of only one partner, Rockne S. Wilson, and was called Wilson Certified Public Accountants.  In time Rocky needed help in his office and Sandy joined the team.  She was the first secretary for Wilson Certified Public Accountants.   She became a partner with Rocky after obtaining her CPA. In 1991 Wilson Certified Public Accountants became Wilson & Wilson CPAs a corporation owned by Rocky and Sandy Wilson.    Wilson & Wilson CPAs, Inc. was first located in the Graehl Building and then moved to Minnie St. The office has been remodeled several times to keep up the expanding business.



Rocky Wilson- Managing Partner

Rocky Wilson is the founder of Wilson & Wilson, CPAs and serves as the managing and tax partner. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and member of the Alaska Society of CPAs and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He also holds a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and a Master Analyst in Financial Forensics, specializing in Financial Litigation (MAFF) with the National Association of Valuation Analysts.

Rocky was born in Palmer, Alaska (a third generation Alaskan) but grew up in Fairbanks and Chena Hot Springs where he learned mushing, raising sled dogs, trapping, hunting and rural living. His early schooling was correspondence studies in the Lodge kitchen. His mother was his teacher. He graduated from Lathrop High School in Fairbanks as a boarding student and attended the University of Alaska Fairbanks where he majored in Business Management. After graduating with a commission as 2nd Lieutenant and receiving training at the Infantry Officers basic Course in Georgia, he served a tour of duty in Vietnam with the 45th Military Intelligence Company USATPAC 525 MI Group. Rocky and his ARVN counterpart analyzed POW reports and captured documents, and tracked enemy movements and combat activity in the MR2 sector. He received the following awards: National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Overseas Service and Joint Service Commendation.

While in college he met his wife Sandy Kennedy Wilson. They have two wonderful children, Sean and Sara, and two lovely granddaughters, Kailey and Claire. Rocky continues to enjoy hunting, fishing, trapping and trips to the family cabin at Chena Hot Springs.

Sandy Wilson- Audit Partner

Sandra Wilson is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners; Certified Forensic Financial Analyst (CFFA) with specialty in Fraud from the National Association of Valuation Analyst, and Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA) from Forensic CPA Society. Inc.

Sandy was born in Pennsylvania and grew up in Fairbanks, Alaska. She heads the audit department of Wilson & Wilson. Sandy attended the University of Alaska Fairbanks where she majored in Art and minored in Education. She got her post graduate work in Accounting and Computer Science. She loves crocheting, gardening, crafting, spending time with her family, reading, traveling, and collecting native artwork from the gifted and talented rural communities she visits.

Will Hawryluk- Staff Accountant

William Hawryluk was born and raised in East Islip, New York. He attended Long Island University-Post where he graduated with a B.S. in Accounting. Will then moved from New York to begin working with Wilson & Wilson in 2014. Will is currently studying to take his CPA exam. He has one younger brother and enjoys playing ice hockey, traveling, reading, and playing guitar.

Brad Johnston- Independent Reviewer

Brad Johnston joined Wilson & Wilson in 1996. Brad is the financial statement technical specialist, the financial planner for the firm, as well as an audit partner with Wilson & Wilson.  He is a  Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Brad was born in Battle Creek, Michigan, and grew up in  Fairbanks,  Alaska.  He attended the University of Alaska Fairbanks from 1969-1974 where he majored in Biology,  and then in 1994-1996 he got his Master's in Business Administration.  He loves to travel and spend time with his  family.

Dean Nelson- Independent Reviewer

Dean Nelson works offsite from his Anchorage, AK and LaConnor, WA, homes, where he is our expert independent reviewer and advisor. He has extensive knowledge of government and has been working with Wilson & Wilson since 2004.