208-338-1475   Currently Serving the Treasure Valley and our Regional Clients


Our Staff

Derone has spent the last 18 years developing his public accounting practice with Reagan Parks & Associates.  During this time Derone has gained extensive experience providing his clients with high end public accounting and and tax services, including income tax planning and entity formation strategies, preparing individual and partnership, LLC, Corporation and S-Corpation, Fidiciary, Trust and Estate and Gift tax returns.  Derone has successfully represented client,s in front of the IRS, on audit related matters, and also provides Financial statement compilation and reviews, payroll services and business consulting.  


Derone's ideal client situation is a proactive relationship where the client is encouraged to communicate their needs, goals and financial results periodically throughout the tax year so Derone can activiely plan with the client to obtain optimal tax results that are consistent with the client's goals.  Tax planning is often a balance between reducing tax liability, while also maximizing the tax savings per dollar spent.   Derone's ultimate goal with clients is to listen, understand their goals, and provide custom services for the client's needs whether it is proactive planning throughout the year or annually at tax time.  The firm's ultimate goal is to add as much value for the client as possible.  


Derone graduated from the University of Idaho with a B.A. in Business / Accounting in 1995.  He currently lives in Boise with his wife Katie and 3 children - Aly, Reggie, and Zach and enjoys family activities, including kids' school and sporting events, and when time permits;  golf, camping and the many outdoor activities that Idaho has to offer.  


Derone is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Idaho Society of CPAs and has served as treasurer for several non profit groups and youth sports teams.


Derone M. Johnson, CPA

Dawna Buckingham - Office Manager

Dawna is the face of our office and is responsible for many of the day to day office responsiblities needed to keep the firm running smoothly.  She always has a smile on her face even during the busy season.  Dawna has worked for Reagan Parks and Associates in various capacities since 1996.  .  


When not in the office Dawna enjoys spending time with her kids and playing with the grandchildren, traveling with friends and family, and is very activive in outdoor activities, includiing mountain biking, tennis, skiing, snowshoeing, and golf.