Terry Niegel , CPA , Partner

Terry serves as a tax advisor and advocate for a diverse group of clients, providing tax consulting comprehensive financial planning services for closely held businesses and high net worth individuals, including forest products and real estate. In addition, he supports his clients by providing federal and state tax compliance services and representing their interests during revenue agent examinations.

Terry also holds a leadership role in the overall growth of the firm and its professionals. He currently heads the Kernutt Stokes marketing committee and dedicates a significant amount of time to the firm’s staff development program.

Terry grew up in Stockton, California and joined Kernutt Stokes after graduating from the University of Oregon in 1993. He was admitted to partnership in 2005. He resides in Eugene with his wife, Donna, and their son, Tanner and spends his free time enjoying outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing and gardening.

Professional Designations and Licenses

  • Certified Public Accountant – Oregon


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants(AICPA)
  • Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA)
  • Oak Hill School – Board Member, Chair


  • University of Oregon – Bachelor of Science, Accounting (1993)