Meet Our Team

Jared Dufault 
Certified Public Accountant | Contact

Jared is the owner of Dufault CPA.  He is a Certified Public Accountant and brings many years of public accounting experience to the firm.  Over the years, he has built up significant experience in small business planning and tax compliance for individuals and businesses, along with being a QuickBooks ProAdvisor. He is a member of the AICPA, the Minnesota Society of CPAs, and the Waseca Lions Club. He received his accounting degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 1999.

Jared lives in Waseca with his wife Stacy and their 4 children.


Chantel Medina
Accountant | Contact

Chantel has been with Dufault CPA since 2014 and brings many years of public accounting experience to the firm. Over the years, she has built up significant experience in bookkeeping and payroll, along with being a Quickbooks ProAdvisor. As an Accountant, she prepares income tax returns and manages our bookkeeping services. She is an active volunteer for the local Junior Achievement Program.  She received her accounting degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 2008.

Chantel lives in Waseca with her husband Justin and their 2 children.


Cori Fostveit Cox
Payroll Specialist | Contact

Cori has been with Dufault CPA since 2016.  As a Payroll Specialist, she handles most of the day-to-day responsibilities associated with our payroll services.  Those responsibilities include calculating and processing paychecks, making employee direct deposits, scheduling federal/state payments, and filing quarterly payroll reports.  She also works extensively with sales tax returns, workers' compensation audits, and year-end reporting related to W-2s, 1099s, and Federal Unemployment Tax.

Cori lives in Waseca with her 2 children.


Sue Stock
Client Service Assistant | Contact

Sue has been with Dufault CPA since 2016.  As a Client Service Assistant, she handles most of our firm’s administrative responsibilities.  Some of those responsibilities include scheduling appointments, maintaining electronic client records, e-filing client returns, general office operations, and providing you with superior client service for any questions you may have.  She is typically the friendly voice on the phone who handles your change of information requests and can guide you through any necessary signature forms.

Sue lives in Janesville with her husband Ed.  They enjoy living near their 3 grown children.