Meet Our Crew
Christie Galon is the Lead Associate and majority shareholder of SCG Enterprises Inc. She began this bookkeeping and payroll service company in the Columbia Gorge region in March 2008, specializing in QuickBooks. Christie is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor, and now provides training and consultation services in QuickBooks and bookkeeping practices.
Christie has always had a passion for bookkeeping, starting in high school. And for more than 40 years has enjoyed working in this field, and learning about the unique needs of different types of clients. Christie has plans for the continued growth and expansion of SCG Enterprises Inc, including the opening of their newest branch office in Eugene in the Summer of 2016.
During her off hours, Christie enjoys amateur photography, baking, reading, and playing with her grandchildren. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends. Christie has always said, “Serving others is my passion.” And she is grateful SCG Enterprises Inc. is able to help the business community grow and prosper with help from the firm’s outstanding staff.
Barbara has been an associate with SCG Enterprises for the last six years. She started with the firm part-time and became a full time associate in 2015. She loves helping each of her clients with their unique business dynamics, and she likes the variety and enrichment each one brings to her day. As a child Barbara recalls watching her mother balance the checkbook, and she believes this is where her love of bookkeeping first began.
Barbara has lived in Hood River Valley most of her life. She enjoys spending time in the outdoors, camping and fishing with her family. She also enjoys her family of pets (dogs, cats and chickens), and likes to spend time reading, knitting and quilting.
Shauna Leonard is the lead Associate at our new Eugene Office, moving to the area in July 2016. She has been with SCG Enterprises Inc. since 2013, when she moved to Hood River with her family to help with the expansion and growth of the firm owned by her parents, Christie & Steve Galon. Shauna has her two-year degree in Accounting and is a Certified Online QuickBooks ProAdvisor. Shauna has always had a great deal of strength in numbers and organization, and loves being able to put her talents to use in helping other small business in their success.
When Shauna is not working what she enjoys most is being a wife and the mother of 3 children. The family loves to travel and explore the Oregon scenery. Shauna also enjoys working on anything crafty or DIY.
Shauna is very much enjoying the move to Eugene, and is looking forward to continuing the growth of SCG Enterprises Inc. throughout Eugene and Lane County area.
Bernard joined the SCG Enterprises Inc. team in April 2016. He has been using QuickBooks since 2000, and has a 2-year degree in Management and Accounting from CGCC. Bernard is well versed in all aspects of bookkeeping for small to medium size companies: AP, AR, Payroll, Tax Quarterlies and Annuals, etc. He has also been the full charge bookkeeper of several firms in the Gorge. Bernard is also an Excel specialist, and can create any custom spreadsheets for our clients.
Bernard’s background includes service in the French Navy as a Sound Analyst for 7 years. He then moved on to the Fashion Industry which sent him overseas. Bernard met his wife, Lu Ann, in Los Angeles while visiting business franchises for his work. The new couple moved to America in 1993, where they worked in the retail business. In 1996, they moved to Hood River and owned several small businesses in the local area. Bernard also worked for the Columbia Gorge Hotel for several years. On his days off, Bear likes to play tennis, hike, and read books.
Steve Galon is a founding owner for SCG Enterprises, and has been with the firm since it started. Steve is the firm’s courier, here to help in picking up or delivering mail, making bank deposits, dropping off or picking up paperwork from clients, moving furniture, and just being on hand to help wherever needed. Steve enjoys fishing for bass, creating copper artwork & jewelry, and working on his own landscape. And he plans to work for SCG Enterprises Inc. as long as his wife, Christie, is working. He looks forward to being a part of the growth of this company, and in the help given to its many clients. If you see Steve in the store, at the Hook, or just around the town, make sure to say “Hi!”