About Us


Heidi Jakobsen

Founder & President Heidi Jakobsen, Founder of H. Jakobsen & Co., Inc. is a CPA/Controller  with  26 years of both public and private accounting experience in production accounting and bookkeeping services for clients who have outgrown their bookkeeper and need greater skills, responsiveness and accuracy.  Since 2002,  Heidi’s company has offered high level services for businesses ranging from film/television production to professional services to family business in high net worth and high profile environments. Heidi manages all projects at the company, and also specializes in Entertainment Accounting, TV Accounting, Music Accounting, Film Accounting, Professional Services Accounting, and Personal Finance Accounting. Heidi enjoys music, yoga, film, and hiking in West Marin, particularly. Over the last 23 years, Heidi has had the pleasure of combining her interests with her work as an entertainment accountant for various well known TV, Film and Music production companies.

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant – State of California
    •  Heidi received her license in July 1996
  • University of California, Berkeley – Haas School of Business
    • B.S., Business Administration, 1990
    • Emphases in Accounting and Organizational Behavior and Industrial Relations

Megan Mygatt

Office Manager/Bookkeeper Megan has Office Management experience in a variety of small business settings, from boutique law where she managed multiple attorneys to electrical contracting where she directed operations for a team of 18 electricians. As a teenager, she spent summers as the HR/Office Manager’s Assistant at a manufacturing plant in her native Orange County. Since then she has dedicated her professional career to small business bookkeeping/administration. Small businesses demand each member to perform a range of duties and Megan has thrived by providing support and management to departments including Human Resources, Accounting, and Advertising.