About Us

Ken Ham

Founder of BoomTax, Editor of The Boom Post

Ken has created software for the oil and gas, retail, transportation, and real estate industries with an emphasis on simplifying the user experience. His past roles include working for Fortune 500 companies where he designed novel systems to securely process and store billions of retail transactions in real time. Prior to that, he worked with multinational energy companies to create highly sophisticated oil and gas mapping products in a tightly controlled environment.

Ken has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from Texas A&M University – Kingsville.

Ryan Casarez

Editor of The Boom Post

Ryan has several years experience reading and interpreting IRS documents and requirements to turn into simplified terms. He has helped develop tools employers turn to when looking for guidance on official questions and form data validation.

Ryan has a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics from Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi.

Michaela Porterfield

Editor of The Boom Post

Michaela is an experienced customer service and customer relations professional with several years experience reading and interpreting IRS instructions and other documents. She has helped create tools and guides that serve as aids in understanding IRS rules and regulations.

Michaela has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from the University of Texas at San Antonio.