Meet our instructors

We offer our students access to course materials led by some of the brightest minds working in accounting. Our instructors possess a deep knowledge of CPA exam subject areas and are committed to helping you pass.

John Jack Castonguay

John “Jack” Castonguay, PhD, CPA

Liz Kolar

Liz Kolar, CPA, CGMA Executive Vice President, Surgent

Charlene Rhinehart

Charlene Rhinehart, CPA

Hannah Smith, PhD, CPA

“Surgent’s coaching program was the key to my success in passing the CPA Exam. I was struggling to study on my own and felt overwhelmed by the amount of material. However, after attending one of their webinars and working with a coach, my entire approach to studying changed.”

Alex S.