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About Us

About Our Firm

For years, Matthews & Johnson CPAs has been providing quality, personalized financial guidance to local individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from basic tax management and accounting services to more in-depth services such as audits, financial statements, and financial planning.

Matthews & Johnson CPAs is one of the leading firms in and throughout the New Brunfels area. By combining our expertise, experience and the team mentality of our staff, we assure that every client receives the close analysis and attention they deserve. Our dedication to high standards, hiring of seasoned tax professionals, and work ethic is the reason our client base returns year after year.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients maintain financial viability in the present, while taking a proactive approach to achieve future goals. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. Matthews & Johnson CPAs is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the area's business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around the area. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose Matthews & Johnson CPAs receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Frederick R. Matthews, CPA

fred@matthewsjohnsoncpas.com University of Texas - BBA Accounting
Certified Public Accountant

Fred has been a practicing CPA for over 40 years and is a founding member of Matthews and Johnson CPAs. He has extensive audit and tax experience. He leads our audit practice and clients include private companies as well as not-for-profit organizations. He also provides tax compliance and planning for individuals, companies, trust, estates and not-for profits. He is married with two children and three grandchildren. He serves on several boards and enjoys traveling... especially to South Korea to visit his son.

Kirby D. Johnson, CPA, MBA

kirby@matthewsjohnsoncpas.com Texas A&M University - BBA Accounting; Southern Methodist University - MBA Finance
Certified Public Accountant

Kirby is the most recent addition to Matthews & Johnson and comes to the firm with over 25 years of tax and accounting experience. Most recently he was with CBIZ in its Denver location serving as Senior Manager. Kirby focuses on the tax practice and has extensive experience in high net with high net worth families, trust and estate. He is married with four children and has one granddaughter. As a native Texan, he is excited to reestablish roots in New Braunfels.

Kathy Rickman, EA

kathy@matthewsjohnsoncpas.com Enrolled Agent

Kathy is an Enrolled Agent and has over 35 years of bookkeeping, accounting and tax experience. Prior to her employment with Matthews & Johnson, she served as bookkeeper/comptroller for a water utility for 16 years. She has been with Matthews & Johnson since 1998 and provides tax compliance and planning for individuals, business, non-profit organizations, trusts and estates. She has two sons and three grandchildren and is long term resident of Canyon Lake.

Paula Molz, Office Manager/Bookkeeper

paula@matthewsjohnsoncpas.com (830) 625-7759

Paula has worked in finance and accounting for over 33 years and has been with Matthews & Johnson since 2015. Prior to joining Matthews and Johnson she worked as a Bookkeeper for a New Braunfel's missions organization and taught debt management classes to US Air Force airmen while stationed in England with her husband. She provides outstanding bookkeeping services for our clients. She has three daughters, five grandchildren and enjoys traveling to Europe with her husband.

Matthew Bonine

matt@matthewsjohnsoncpas.com 830-625-7759 University of Texas - BA Government

A recent addition to Matthews & Johnson, Matt has worked in business and management since graduating the University of Texas-Austin and spent significant time in developing his own businesses after college. Most recently, Matt served as the Administrator at the New Braunfels Church of Christ where he oversaw facilities and finances. Bringing his knowledge of business and finances, Matt will be serving our clients in their accounting and tax preparation needs as the firm continues to grow. Matt and his wife have three children and enjoy spending time outdoors and serving in ministry work with their church and community.

  • Matthews & Johnson CPAs
  • 1902 E. Common Street
  • Suite 400
  • New Braunfels, TX 78130
  • Telephone: (830) 625-7759
  • Fax: (830) 625-7750